Mental Illness

Not suicidal, but one in four U.S. girls may want to harm themselves

Not suicidal, but one in four U.S. girls may want to harm themselves

Published 03/08/2018

(Reuters Health) - In any given year, roughly one in four girls in U.S. high schools and one in 10 boys try to harm themselves [more…]

Kurt Cobain’s daughter says time for U.S. to get over mental health…

Kurt Cobain’s daughter says time for U.S. to get over mental health…

Published 17/07/2018

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Kurt Cobain’s daughter said on Tuesday the United States should overcome its taboo about mental health and addiction almost a quarter of [more…]

Dehydration may muddle your thinking

Dehydration may muddle your thinking

Published 05/07/2018

(Reuters Health) - Dehydration can impair your ability to think clearly, a new study suggests. Researchers found that athletes who lost fluid equal to 2 [more…]

Sleep disturbances common in National Guard soldiers after deployment

Sleep disturbances common in National Guard soldiers after deployment

Published 29/06/2018

(Reuters Health) - National Guard soldiers may be plagued with sleep problems when they return home from the battlefield, according to a small study. For [more…]

Singer James Arthur urges more mental health support in music

Singer James Arthur urges more mental health support in music

Published 29/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - More support should be given to music artists dealing with mental health problems and singers, DJs and musicians should talk more openly [more…]

No drugs in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain’s body when he died:…

No drugs in U.S. celebrity chef Bourdain’s body when he died:…

Published 23/06/2018

(This version of the June 22 story was corrected to show traces of alcohol, medicines were found) PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, [more…]

Pediatricians urged to warn vulnerable kids away from ’13 Reasons…

Pediatricians urged to warn vulnerable kids away from ’13 Reasons…

Published 18/05/2018

(Reuters Health) - A report in the journal Pediatrics warns that watching “13 Reasons Why,” a popular Netflix series about a teen girl’s suicide, may [more…]

Talk therapy may help soldiers combat insomnia

Talk therapy may help soldiers combat insomnia

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters Health) - Talk therapy for insomnia is effective at reducing insomnia, as well as mental fatigue, among military personnel, according to a new study. [more…]

Fewer dementia patients die after surgery when nurses more educated

Fewer dementia patients die after surgery when nurses more educated

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters Health) - Patients with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia may be less likely to die after surgery when they’re treated at hospitals that employ a [more…]

Soccer ‘headers’ may do more brain harm than most collisions

Soccer ‘headers’ may do more brain harm than most collisions

Published 27/04/2018

(Reuters Health) - For soccer players, regularly “heading” the ball may have a bigger effect on everyday cognitive functioning than occasional accidental head impacts, a [more…]