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These enhanced fitness-related traits may explain the persistence of the illness in the general population, say Tyrone Cannon and colleagues.
While there are no readily available national statistics, a number of experts in the field say anti-depressant sales are on the rise and more Lebanese are experiencing depression as the country's security and economic situation becomes increasingly precarious.
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Dr. Paul R. McHugh, the former psychiatrist-in-chief for Johns Hopkins Hospital and its current Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, said that transgenderism is a "mental disorder" that merits treatment, that sex change is "biologically impossible," and that people who promote sexual reassignment surgery are collaborating with and ... (more)
Can produce help people find meaning in their life? A New Zealand study thinks so.
In the United States, between two and three million people self-harm, which means inflicting pain on their bodies to cope with emotions.
Sierra Tucson , an international leader in the treatment of addictions, eating disorders, mood disorders, complex pain management, and trauma/PTSD, has announced the appointment of Dr. Michael V. Genovese to medical director.
Aurora Psychiatric Hospital has undergone many changes in the past 125 years, but one thing has remained consistent: the quality of care provided on the campus in Wauwatosa.
In a new study, people age 65 and older who reported trouble sleeping were more likely to commit suicide than those who slept well.
Parents might laugh at their child's quaint crayon scribbles, but the balloon heads and stick-like limbs have a serious hidden meaning, research shows.
Columnist Jan Wong writes that Robin Williams made us laugh while he was alive, and in death, he's made us think.
IRRITABILITY, loss of interest in previously interesting activies and deteriorating personal hygiene are among the signs that a person is depressed and might commit suicide.
On Monday night, the world was shocked to read about the suicide of Robin Williams at age 63. The outpouring of grief asked how someone who could bring so much joy to so many could also experience such darkness.
Adults can develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder even if they have no explicit memory of an early childhood trauma, according to research by UCLA psychologists.
Psychologists believe we are slowly losing our ability to flirt in real life because of our dependance on mobile dating apps and online dating sites A few years ago, dating online was looked at with contempt and a last resort for desperate singles.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 03:18 pm
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