Computer-based approach could reduce suicide risk, stigma

A team of psychology researchers have developed a simple computer-based approach to treating anxiety, that could in turn reduce suicide risk.

For Pakistan`s blind, cricket offers hope

Pakistan`s blind cricket captain Zeeshan Abbasi was once a shy and awkward child who relied on his family and friends to get by in a country where disability is a major stigma.

Stigma may up depression in lung cancer patients

Lung cancer patients may experience heightened depression because of sense of social rejection, internalized shame and social isolation.

Fat stigma: online news may worsen the problem of obesity

Fat stigma, the researchers say, may contribute to obesity itself.