Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 11:51
A new study has found that people receiving mental health care are up to four times more likely to be infected with HIV than the general population.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 14:27
A first-of-its-kind research examining trends in fertility rates among girls with mental illness finds that young girls with mental illness are three times more likely to become teenage parents than those without a major mental illness.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 15:01
School-age kids who do not get enough vitamin A are more likely to get sick with gastrointestinal and respiratory illnesses, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 16:24
A team of scientists, led by an Indian-origin researcher Sibani Lisa Biswal, has developed a faster method to catch unwanted microbes before they can make people sick with food poisoning.
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 22:09
Dealing with an eating disorder can be frustrating and tiring. Eating disorders are serious behavioural issues – they can be either severe overeating or eating extremely small amounts of food.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 12:50
A new study has revealed that people who enjoy life maintain better physical function in daily activities and keep up faster walking speeds as they age, compared with people who enjoy life less.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 12:02
Smoking, drinking and drug use are significantly higher among those who have psychotic disorders than among those in the general population, says a new paper.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 14:46
Using antidepressants may help in treating major depressive disorder and other mental illnesses such anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, etc.