Mila Kunis' stalker on the lam post escaping 'secured' mental health facility
Mila Kunis' stalker on the lam post escaping 'secured' mental health facility

A man who has been convicted of stalking Mila Kunis two times is on the run after escaping from a Californian mental health facility.

US to review pilot mental health issues after Germanwings crash

US aviation regulators announced on Wednesday a study of the mental health of US airline pilots in the wake of the Germanwings and Malaysia Airlines disasters.

People with psychosis at increased heart disease risk

 People suffering from psychosis, a mental health problem that causes people to lose contact with reality, are likely to have high levels of cardiovascular risk factors such as excessive fat around the stomach, says new research.

HC questions implementation of maternal health schemes by Govt

Delhi High Court has asked the Centre and the city government whether various maternal health and child development schemes are being properly implemented, in the wake of death of a woman and her new-born baby allegedly after not being given necessary medical care.

Childhood bullying has worse effects on mental health: Lancet

Those who are bullied by peers in childhood are around five times more likely to experience anxiety and are nearly twice as likely to report more depression and self-harm at the age of 18 than children who are maltreated by adults, the findings showed.

Kim Kardashian makes mental health awareness documentary
Kim Kardashian makes mental health awareness documentary

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is making her production debut with a mental health awareness documentary called #RedFlag.

Facebook users may have 'optimistic bias'
Facebook users may have 'optimistic bias'

Facebook users may perceive that bad things are more likely to happen to others, while good things are more likely to happen to them than to anyone else, a new study has found.

Facebook can worsen or improve mental health

 Facebook can either help people recover from mental health problems or make their symptoms worse, a new research shows, adding that the key is to use the social networking tool cautiously and strategically.

'Four in five Indians choose not to cure mental illness'

Four in five people suffering from severe mental ailment in India choose not to treat it which causes early death by at least 15-20 years as compared to mentally healthy people, medical experts said here on Monday.

More you use Facebook, more you feel depressed: Study

A new study has revealed how social comparison and amount of time spent on the social media site Facebook impacts mental health.

More you use Facebook, more you feel depressed
More you use Facebook, more you feel depressed

A new study has revealed how social comparison and amount of time spent on the social media site Facebook impacts mental health.

SAARC health ministers' meet to discuss major issues

 Health issues like prevention and control of communicable and non-communicable diseases and disease surveillance network will be up for discussion at the 5th SAARC health ministers' meet here on Wednesday.

India to host fifth meeting of SAARC health ministers

 India will host the fifth meeting of SAARC health ministers next week to deliberate on key issues including HIV/AIDS, prevention of communicable and non-communicable diseases and to strengthen collaborations amongst the nations.

Pilots' mental health checks: DGCA begins discussions on norms

Aviation regulator DGCA has initiated comprehensive discussions with Directorate of Medical Services for formulating new norms for assessing the mental health of pilots which may include regular checkups.

Alcoholism may cut short your life by eight years

Alcohol dependent patients die about 7.6 years earlier on average than hospital patients without a history of alcohol addiction, warns a new study.

Use of psychedelic drugs do not harm mental health

A new study has demonstrated that using psychedelic drugs may reduce psychological distress and suicidal thinking.

LSD, magic mushrooms do not affect mental health

Psychedelics like LSD and magic mushrooms, do not put a person at risk of developing mental health problems, claims a new study.

Better diet and nutrition critical in maintaining mental health

Scientists claim that a good diet and proper nutrition is essential in maintaining mental health.

Selfie videos can reveal your mental health

Researchers at the University of Rochester have developed a computer-based app that can analyse selfie videos as the person engages with social media and monitor his or her mental health.