Humans 'not meant to be alone'
on May 24, 2020 at 4:04 pm
The human brain is so used to being part of a social network that it goes into a state of alert when nobody else is around.
Take stock of your mental health during the pandemic (and what to do next)
on May 22, 2020 at 4:06 pm
Many American adults say worry or stress has led to "at least one negative effect on their mental health and well-being.
Americans are burned out working from home
on May 21, 2020 at 4:08 pm
A lack of structure and routine to the work day is causing stress and anxiety for many people.
Going outside, sleeping and eating healthy are top ways Americans relax
on May 20, 2020 at 5:17 pm
Exploring the great outdoors is the most popular way Americans seek to improve their mental health.
How to reduce your risk of PTSD in a post-COVID-19 world
on May 20, 2020 at 5:14 pm
There are effective ways to address the negative mental health effects of the pandemic.
Women and girls with ADHD are given short shrift with treatment
on May 19, 2020 at 5:18 pm
Women with ADHD have been ignored for years for not fitting the conventional male profile.
Some LGBTQ young people face rejection from families in lockdown
on May 17, 2020 at 5:20 pm
For some students who identify as LGBTQ, returning to family environments can be very difficult and psychologically damaging.
It's not just quarantine that's getting us down — it's decision fatigue, too
on May 15, 2020 at 5:22 pm
Experts explain why decision fatigue and cognitive overload are so overwhelming.
Children’s mental health emergency department visits have skyrocketed over last decade
on May 11, 2020 at 1:51 pm
Children with mental health disorders are seeking emergency care at an alarming rate.
Why you might be drinking too much during lockdown
on May 10, 2020 at 1:50 pm
It is tempting to turn to the bottle for entertainment, but rather than making us feel better, it may be doing us harm.
Hospitals turn To Alicia Keys, U2 and The Beatles to sing patients home
on May 9, 2020 at 1:48 pm
Uplifting songs played over hospital loudspeakers remind doctors and patients that there is hope.
Can a social media detox help your marriage?
on May 8, 2020 at 1:49 pm
Placing restrictions on social media time can be valuable for couples to reconnect with each other.