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Mental health affects us all. How we think and feel about our lives and ourselves has an impact on our behavior and how we cope in tough times. Mental health problems are very common and include conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, anorexia, anxiety, bi-polar disorder, bulimia, depression, hyperactivity, insomnia, mania, narcolepsy, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic attacks, paranoia, phobias, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), schizophrenia, stress, suicide and Tourette's.
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What to know about post-concussion syndrome

Mon, 09/02/2019 - 4:00pm
In most cases, concussion symptoms disappear within a month. If they do not, the person may have post-concussion syndrome. Read about the symptoms, causes, risk factors, and treatments here.

What are the early symptoms of a brain tumor?

Mon, 09/02/2019 - 3:00pm
Early symptoms of a brain tumor can include headaches, vision problems, and mood swings. However, because they are so general, diagnosis can be difficult. The symptoms tend to vary depending on the location and stage of the tumor. Learn more here.

Depression may be on the rise among people who used to smoke

Mon, 09/02/2019 - 6:00am
A large observational study finds that the rates of major depression, marijuana use, and binge drinking are on the rise among people who quit smoking.

Trintellix (vortioxetine)

Sat, 08/31/2019 - 3:00am
Trintellix (vortioxetine) is a prescription medication that's used to treat major depressive disorder (MDD), a severe type of depression. It comes as an oral tablet and isn't available as a generic. Trintellix is a type of drug called an atypical antidepressant. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more.

How are diabetes and stress linked?

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 2:00pm
Diabetes and stress seem to be linked in several important ways. This article explores how stress can lead to diabetes, how diabetes can cause stress, and research backed ways to manage stress.

4 top tips for coping with social anxiety

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 12:00pm
Social anxiety can have a crucial impact on a person's well-being and quality of life. Read this Spotlight feature for tips on how to manage it.

Feeling angry: Mental health and what to do

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 2:00pm
Anger is a natural human emotion. Although occasional anger affects most people, regularly feeling angry can affect quality of life. Learn about some causes of anger, as well as what to do, here.

Controversial study links pollution with bipolar, depression

Sat, 08/24/2019 - 3:00am
New research has found a link between living in a polluted area and the incidence of some mental health conditions — but not everyone is convinced.

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