Healing Youth Alliance Group Focuses On Mental Health & Trauma Within The Young Black Community In BaltimoreBaltimore teenagers are educating their friends on issues of mental health and trauma within the African American community as part of a group called the Healing Youth Alliance.
Law Named For Tommy Raskin Will Help Marylanders Suffering From Depression, Mental IllnessesIn less than two weeks, a new law will take effect to help people in Maryland suffering from depression and other mental illnesses.
95% Of College Students Are Experiencing Depression As A Result Of The COVID-19 Pandemic, Study SaysWhen the world went virtual due to the coronavirus pandemic, a generation of students lost so much that was precious to them.
How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting Our Kids' Mental HealthThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shows suicide is now the second-leading cause of death for people ages 10 to 24.
Parents Hope Heartbreaking Loss Of Teen Son To Suicide Will Raise Awareness Of Depression, Isolation While Schools Are ClosedA Baltimore County family is hoping to use their loss to raise awareness about teen depression and suicide as schools remain virtual due to COVID-19.
Seasonal Affective Disorder: Seven Tips For Coping With The ‘Winter Blues’Health experts are concerned the more common effects of the pandemic—stress, anxiety, social isolation—will make seasonal affective disorder (a form of depression typically brought on by the shorter daylight hours and gray skies of winter) worse this winter
ASK A DOC: How To Prioritize Your Mental Health This WinterMonitoring your emotions and knowing when to reach out for help is important for your mental health. Dr. Drew Pate talks to us about coping with depression, anxiety and the winter blues.
What Are Omega-3 Fats? And How Can They Help Your Depression?Let’s face it, most Americans do not get enough omega-3 fats in their diet.
Drugs Recalled After 'Mix-Up' Packages Depression Medication, Erectile Dysfunction Drug TogetherPharmaceutical distributor AvKare is voluntarily recalling 100mg sildenafil tablets and 100mg trazodone tablets due to a "product mix-up," the company announced Wednesday.
Expanding On Psilocybin Research, John Hopkins Hoping To Hear From More UsersResearchers at Johns Hopkins University have been studying the hallucinogenic drug psilocybin to see if it can help with depression, anxiety, addiction and other conditions.
Depression, Anxiety During And After Pregnancy May Harm Childhood Development, Study FindsA mother's depression and anxiety from conception through the first year of the baby's life is associated with negative developmental outcomes through adolescence, study finds.
'Embrace The Uncertainty': Maryland Doctor Recommends Finding The Positive Amid Coronavirus PandemicLocal doctors say the number of people suffering from anxiety and mental health issues remains high amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Can Probiotics Help With Depression? New Research Suggests A LinkA new review of medical literature has suggested that probiotics -- foods or supplements containing microbes thought to exert a positive influence on our gut -- could help ease depression.
Infant Sleep Issues Linked To Mental Health Problems In Adolescents, Study SuggestsSleep problems in early childhood may be linked to the development of certain mental health disorders in adolescence, according to new research.
Anti-Anxiety Medication, Sleep Aid Use Spike Amid Coronavirus PandemicRecent data shows anti-anxiety medications and sleep aids have spiked during the coronavirus pandemic.