Anxiety

Exclusive: Are you suffering from ‘Festive Anxiety?’ Know how to curb it this holiday season!

You can feel sad while everyone is happy this festive season. Know more about 'Festive anxiety'.

Dec 28, 2021, 12:44 PM IST

Milind Soman's wife Ankita Konwar opens up on battling depression, says 'I still face tiny episodes of dark patches'

Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar got married on April 22, 2018, in a traditional wedding ceremony at Alibaug. 

Dec 23, 2021, 12:46 PM IST

Anxiety can be effectively treated with exercise: Study

According to a study, anxiety symptoms are significantly alleviated even when the anxiety was a chronic condition.

Nov 15, 2021, 17:00 PM IST

Long COVID may spike early risk of dementia

Apart from neurological symptoms associated with Covid-19 like the loss of taste and smell, Atri said those who have long Covid should also be on the lookout for "mental fog, problems with attention and concentration, more effortful mental activities, maybe forgetfulness". There can also be sleep issues and anxiety.

Sep 13, 2021, 15:38 PM IST

National Nutrition Week 2021: Your diet can make you feel depressed

According to a study published in the Public Health Nutrition Journal, a nutritious diet is linked to a significantly reduced risk of developing depressive symptoms. Whereas an unhealthy diet can make you feel more depressed.

Sep 07, 2021, 12:39 PM IST

Exclusive: How to cope with the death of a loved one during COVID-19 pandemic

The shock of losing someone close to you, your family, friend, relative, exacerbated with the pain of not being able to participate in their last rites often puts individuals in a situation where their mental health is affected severely. 

Jul 22, 2021, 14:13 PM IST

Deepika Padukone didn’t want people to know she was consulting a psychiatrist for depression

Deepika was diagnosed with clinical depression in 2014. The actress spoke about it a year later and also opened an NGO for mental health called ‘Live Love Laugh’.

Jul 22, 2021, 12:42 PM IST

Gigi Hadid talks about anxiety issues during pregnancy

The 26-year-old model opened up about how she kept a good journal and a bad journal which she thinks she might give to her daughter Khai one day.

Jul 16, 2021, 10:33 AM IST

DNA: Consumption of antidepressants, anti-anxiety medicines surge during COVID-period

The pandemic brought a wave of challenges, which took a toll on our physical and psychological well-being. The onset of the deadly coronavirus triggered a discussion on mental health issues that were often ignored in the pre-COVID times. It is reported that the consumption of anti-depression, anti-anxiety drugs has increased thereafter.

Jul 15, 2021, 23:48 PM IST

Get over social anxiety in 5 steps

Social anxiety is a serious mental health condition, where everyday social interactions cause anxiety, fear, or embarrassment.

Jul 15, 2021, 13:58 PM IST

Study suggests exposure to nature during COVID-19 lockdown beneficial for mental health

The research showed that, in Portugal, during the first confinement, people who maintained or increased contact with natural public spaces, such as parks and coastal areas, or who could contemplate these spaces from their homes, presented lower levels of stress, psychological distress and psychosomatic symptoms.

Jun 23, 2021, 15:17 PM IST

COVID affected mental health of parents, caregivers: CDC

"These findings highlight that parents and caregivers, especially those balancing roles both as parents and caregivers, experienced higher levels of adverse mental health symptoms during the COVID-19 pandemic than adults without these responsibilities," the authors were quoted as saying.

Jun 20, 2021, 15:50 PM IST

Kendall Jenner opens up about her anxiety bouts and panic attacks

Kendall Jenner had earlier shared that she has 'struggled a bit' with her mental health.

May 07, 2021, 15:24 PM IST

Anurag Kashyap’s daughter Aaliya Kashyap opens up on battling anxiety, says she felt like she is ‘dying’

Anurag Kashyap’s 20-year-old daughter Aaliya Kashyap, who is a social media influencer, opened up about her mental health issues in her latest youtube video.

Apr 25, 2021, 13:31 PM IST

Pandemic stress, boredom linked to increased smoking

A US-based survey has revealed that stress, increased free time and feelings of boredom may have contributed to an increase in the number of cigarettes smoked per day during the early months of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Apr 04, 2021, 18:35 PM IST

Young Indians feel mental health issues can hit as early as their teenage years

 1 in 4 young Indians feel that mental health issues can start as early as the teens, while 70 per cent of young India feels that one is susceptible to mental health issues by the age of 35 given the socio-economic milieu we live in, says a survey.

Mar 21, 2021, 16:05 PM IST

Jennifer Lopez was filled with anxiety during lockdown

"At the start we were all filled with anxiety. We were all in the Twilight Zone like everyone else. We never get to do stuff like that [together]. I was trying to take advantage of the time. We got to work on ourselves. We did therapy. I think it was really helpful for us in our relationship, shared Lopez.

Feb 11, 2021, 13:40 PM IST

Teens with depression, anxiety may benefit from peer confidants at school

Three-quarters of parents in a new national poll think peers better understand teen challenges including depression and anxiety, compared to teachers or counsellors in the school. The majority also agree that peer support leaders at school would encourage more teens to talk with someone about their mental health problems. These are findings to C.S. Mott Children`s Hospital National Poll on Children`s Health at Michigan Medicine.

Jan 19, 2021, 23:43 PM IST

Sound plays a significant role in ensuring mental wellness: Life-coach Sudhanshu Rai

Storyteller and life-coach Sudhanshu Rai opens up on the importance of mental health. The World Mental Health Day is observed every year on October 10. 

Oct 10, 2020, 12:49 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda opens up on battling 'severe anxiety', seeks therapy

She talked about the condition on the Instagram video post of Aara Health page which is an organisation co-founded by Navya along with Mallika Sahney⁣⁣, Pragya Saboo⁣⁣ and Ahilya Mehta⁣⁣. 

Sep 02, 2020, 17:26 PM IST