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Artificial stimulation can help fight brain disorders

Scientists know that stimulating the brain via electricity or other means may help ease the symptoms of various neurological and psychiatric disorders like epilepsy and depression.

Why Karan Johar's confession is inspiring – Five lesser known facts about depression!

Last year, in 2015, one of Bollywood's reigning actresses Deepika Padukone inspired the world after she admitted to have battled with depression.

Siblings' mental health problems may affect you

 Individuals who have a brother or sister with mental disorders may be at an increased risk of developing the condition, a study has warned.

How depression is linked to diabetes during pregnancy

 Depression in early pregnancy more than doubles the risk of gestational diabetes, which, in turn, increases risk of postpartum depression six weeks after giving birth, says a study.

Say bye-bye to negative thoughts – Here’s how

Say bye-bye to negative thoughts – Here’s how

Here, we will take a look at five simple ways to drive away negative feelings and reinstate positive thoughts in our minds to live a healthy, happy life.

Performance boosting hormone may help patients with mental disorders

The hormone erythropoietin (EPO), mostly produced by the kidney, is essential for the production of red blood cells. 

Workout tips for women: Five best exercises for a fabulous, fit body!

Perhaps, our sedentary lifestyles hardly leave us with any time to focus on the most important part of our lives, our health.

Drug target to increase social interaction in autism identified

Previous studies on human genetics have implicated a little-studied gene called Protocadherin 10 (PCDH10) in ASD. 

Nearly 60 million Indians suffer from mental disorders

India is short of health professionals to address mental issues, particularly at the district and sub-district level.

How exercise can help patients with lung disease!

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a group of lung diseases that block airflow and make it difficult to breathe.

Suffering from burning mouth? Know the causes!

If you are suffering from burning mouth and tongue then you won't be able to eat food properly as it is painful and you can also experience loss of taste.

This is what happens to your brain when you eat junk food!

Junk food lacks essential fatty acids like omega-6 and omega-3, which are crucial for healthy brain function.

Don't overlook mental check-ups, says Ileana D'Cruz

Don't overlook mental check-ups, says Ileana D'Cruz

Actress Ileana D'Cruz says people should be aware of their mental issues and not avoid mental check-ups.

Low job satisfaction can hamper your mental health

The research revealed that those with low job satisfaction and downward trending careers had more problems like back pain and frequent colds compared to the ones with high satisfaction group.

Treating metabolic deficiencies may cut depression

 Identifying and treating metabolic deficiencies in individuals suffering from depression can help improve symptoms and also lead to remission in cases where antidepressant medications and therapy does not work, says a study.

Depression in parents, grandparents bad for kids

 Children whose parents and grandparents are suffering from depression are at a higher risk of suffering from major depressive disorder (MDD), according to a study.

Avoid these foods when you are depressed!

Depression is a common mental disorder, causing persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest and also affects a person's thoughts, behaviour, feelings and sense of well being.

Top five essential oils to treat depression!

Top five essential oils to treat depression!

Top five essential oils to treat depression!

Lifestyle and home remedies to deal with panic attacks!

Panic attacks can strike at any time as they typically occur without any warning.

New 'talk therapy' cheap, effective for treating depression

A simple and inexpensive "behavioural activation" therapy that can be delivered by non-specialist staff with minimal training at a far less cost is as effective at treating depression in adults as the gold-standard cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), a study suggests.