Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Man Tried To Drown Himself, Now Suing Police Who Saved His LifeA Virginia pool worker, who tried to drown himself during a bipolar episode, is now suing the police officers and lifeguard who saved him because they allegedly took too long to do it.
Millennials' Quest For Perfection Causing Mental Health Issues, Study SaysThe report, published in the journal Psychological Bulletin, draws a link between the number of young people being labeled as perfectionists and the rise in mental health issues being diagnosed.
Millennials: 'Snowflake' Label Hurts Our Mental Health, Study FindsAccording to a study, 74 percent of 16 to 24-year-olds in the UK felt the snowflake label could have a negative impact on someone's mental health.
Psychologist: Listening To Christmas Music Too Early Can Harm Your Mental HealthPsychologist Linda Blair claims the constant barrage of Christmas tunes too early in the season forces people to remember all the things they have to do before the holiday.
Vegetarians Are Nearly Twice As Likely To Be Depressed As Meat-Eaters, Study FindsVegetarians are almost twice as likely to suffer from depression as those who consume a conventional balanced diet, according to a new study.
Study: Instagram Is The Most Harmful App For Mental HealthAccording to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health, Instagram is the worst social media app for young people’s mental health.
Weed Could Be The Cure For Dementia, Study FindsA study has found that a key ingredient in weed, THC, effectively halted brain aging in mice.
Golden Gate Bridge To Hire More Officers To Prevent SuicidesFive new officers will be hired to patrol the Golden Gate Bridge specifically to search for people looking to jump to their death.
Md. Panel To Hold Seminar On Handling Mental Health CrisisA Maryland panel is holding a seminar on how to de-escalate confrontations with people experiencing a mental health crisis.
Feds: Baltimore Jail Illegally Keeping Juveniles In SolitaryTeenagers awaiting trial on adult charges in Baltimore are being kept in solitary confinement for far too long -- up to 143 days in one case, according to a highly critical review by the U.S. Justice Department's Division of Civil Rights.
Delegates To Consider Mental Health Units In Law EnforcementBaltimore delegates are weighing in on a bill that would create a pilot program for police behavioral health units.