Young women whose mothers were depressed during pregnancy are also more likely to have prenatal depression.
Depression can be a constant battle of trying to perform regular, everyday tasks. One woman’s recent post on Facebook showed this.
She had struggled with depression in the past and chose to write her thesis on how gender relates to suicide.
Designer Kate Spade's husband, Andy, admits that his wife's suicide came as a complete shock in his first statement since her death.
Many people tweeted their devastation about Kate Spade's passing and discredited a common misconception about the reasons for suicide.
Of those disorders, anxiety is one of the most common, affecting approximately 40 million adults.
Filmmaker and activist Elyse Fox never intended to make a documentary about her depression. But when she did, she ignited a worldwide discussion about mental health and Generation Z.
After a slump, Bunny Meyers has returned to a peak of 4.5 million views on her newest video, “Why I’ve Been Lying About My Life,” in which she confesses to subscribers that she’s been giving “this watered-down essence of myself."
Ryan Reynolds told the New York Times: "I have anxiety, I've always had anxiety." Sharing that news could help anxiety sufferers everywhere.
Twin sisters Amanda and Sara Eldritch, 33, with OCD were found dead in what police are calling a "suicide pact." According to Sgt. Megan Richards of the Fremont County Sheriff's Office in Canon City, Colo., "The scene did not show a struggle, or that one woman was held against her will."
Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson is sharing about how a bad breakup and being cut by a football team was the "absolute worst time" of his life and triggered depression.
Joe Blakeney says his daughter Jess was recently fired from her job because of her colorful hair. So he decided to turn to social media in hopes of helping his daughter find a new job.
There are steps you can take in order to encourage a person with a substance abuse problem to enter treatment. Experts advise to keep the lines of communication open.
Whether it's through clothes or music or art, developing an internet sad-girl persona might be muddling the conversation around mental health.
On the most recent "KUWTK," Kendall Jenner indicates her plans to skip Paris Fashion Week. Here's why a mental health break is a good idea.
Emotional support animals can help people with PTSD, autism, and mental illness. But do some people take advantage of the privileges the designation brings?