Depression is one of the most common forms of mental illness in the United States, affecting nearly 7% of the adult population. It’s not unlikely that someone you care about struggles with depression. What if that person is your spouse or partner?
A complex face transplant surgery has given suicide survivor Katie Stubblefield new hope in life.
Social anxiety is one of the fastest-growing mental disorders in the United States; however millennials and Generation Z are especially at risk for being diagnosed for various reasons. One factor that has distinguished itself as significant for this demographic is how social media has fueled what is known as FOMO, or fear of missing out.
Philadelphia Eagles guard Brandon Brooks can look back at the 2017-2018 season as the best of his career. But even with all the accolades, perhaps the biggest accomplishment for Brooks was managing and overcoming his battle with anxiety disorder.
Actors Ryan Reynolds and Dylan Sprouse recently opened up about their struggles with social anxiety and how they cope in the intense pressure of the spotlight.
While you’ve probably heard of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), a mood disorder that affects more than 3 million Americans each year, not all cases occur during the winter. In fact, 10 percent of SAD sufferers actually suffer from Reverse SAD, a condition in which they get depressed in the warmer months.
There are many small, incremental steps you can take to improve your mental health. From eating some dark chocolate to exercising to coloring, there are plenty of easy activities and habits, especially when combined, that will serve to improve your mental health. Something that can often get overlooked — that is proving to be increasingly more effective in improving mental health — is the effect that flowers and plants can have on human
It’s safe to say that it’s a good time to be Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. However, the 45-year-old star recently revealed that while his life has been filled with notable achievements, there was a time when he endured pain, suffering and high anxiety due to his battle with depression.