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?
The "Wolves" singer recently completed a two-week treatment program for depression and anxiety, and is continuing to focus on her mental health.
New research sheds light on how the constant pursuit of the perfect moment, particularly via social media, has increased depression and anxiety in young people.
For many women, the most wonderful time of the year is more about navigating their postpartum depression than holiday cheer.
By Cheryl Platzman Weinstock (Reuters Health) - Older teens struggling with depression are more than twice as likely to drop out of high school as peers without that mental illness or those who recovered from a bout of depression earlier in life, Canadian researchers say. Understanding that current or recent depression raises dropout risk may encourage schools to put a higher priority on mental health services, the study team writes in the Journal of Adolescent Health. “This is the first study of its kind to look at depression symptoms in the year before dropout,” lead author Dr. Veronique Dupere, associate professor at the school of psycho-education at the University of Montreal, told Reuters Health by phone.
A woman who struggles with depression, experienced grief and runs a grief support group makes a list of four ways to cope with depression and grief during the holiday season.
Fashion entrepreneur Jen Gotch of Ban.do opened up about her struggle with bipolar disorder with her fans and followers.
Dan Harmon delivered for a fan who asked for tips on dealing with depression. The “Rick and Morty” co-creator crafted four thought-provoking tweets after a Twitter user asked him on Tuesday for advice about coping with the condition.
A woman behind the #speakthesecret campaign by The Postpartum Stress Center describes why women are afraid to talk about postpartum disorders.
Sexual harassment comes in many forms, but it’s easy for critics to dismiss sexual harassment as harmless if no physical contact was involved. However, new research has shown that it's anything but.
The most decorated Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps, is opening up about the darkest moment of his life dealing with depression.
A new study finds that women who suffer from postpartum depression are more likely to have given birth in the fall or summer, had babies earlier in their pregnancy, and did not have anesthesia (for example an epidural) during their delivery.
After a lifetime of being overweight, Kimberly Delmundo decided to pursue a healthier lifestyle after being motivated by a character in a video game.
The supermodel holds nothing back when speaking about depression in her cover story for Net-A-Porter's The Edit.
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