How to get help for mental illnesses
Forbes › 1 month ago
October 10th is World Mental Health Day, an opportunity to raise awareness of worldwide mental health issues. What one company is doing to mobilize efforts to support mental health.
World Mental Health Day – Sun award winner meets BoJo to get mental health first aid compulsory part of teacher training
The Sun › 1 month ago
THE teenage winner of The Sun’s Mental Health Hero award met with Boris Johnson this morning to get mental health first aid a compulsory part of teacher training. Ben West, 19, was greeted outside 10 Downing Street by the Prime Minister to hand him...
CNN › Lifestyle › 1 month ago
One in five adults in the U.S. experience mental illness in any given year but less than half get help. Here's how you can find help for depression, anxiety and addiction.
'Joker' makes an explicit connection between mental illness and violence. Here's why that's dangerous and wrong.
Business Insider › Lifestyle › 1 month ago
WARNING: Major spoilers ahead for Todd Phillips' "Joker." The DC Comics film, in theaters Friday, blames the supervillain's legendary cruelty on his mental illness. It suggests that people with mental illnesses are inherently violent, especially...
CBS Local › Lifestyle › 0 month ago
Mental health illnesses as defined by the National Institute of Mental Health are health conditions that may relate to changes in mood, thinking and behavior.
The mysterious spate of vape-related deaths and illnesses continues to grow, confounding experts. Here's what officials knew and when.
Business Insider › Politics › 2 months ago
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses tied to vaping, or using e-cigarettes. The illnesses have so far claimed 8 lives. There have been 530 reported cases of lung...
CBS News › 0 month ago
In an effort to help break down stigmas surrounding mental health, "CBS This Morning" broadcast a special live audience event, "Stop the Stigma: A Conversation About Mental Health." Guests include "Queer Eye" star Karamo, a former social worker, mental...
CDC finds one possible cause of vaping illnesses — but can’t confirm yet whether legal, regulated vapes are safe
The Boston Globe › 1 week ago
Authorities said they believe vitamin E acetate is a main culprit behind the lung illnesses, which have largely been linked to vaping products obtained through the illicit market. But officials said at least a few illnesses were “anecdotally...
New York Daily News › Opinions › 1 month ago
In this country, one in five families lives with a mental illness, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, with a subset of those people suffering from what we call serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, serious bipolar disorder...
The Sun › 1 month ago
ONE in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. And mental illness doesn’t discriminate, touching the lives of people in every corner of society – from the homeless and unemployed to builders and doctors, reality...