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Mental Illness

Brain scans may predict mental health

Identifying biomarkers at a young age could promote therapies that treat symptoms of psychiatric illness.

Study links bullying, mental health

Kids who endure bullying are more likely to suffer mental health problems—and they may in turn become more likely to bully.

Patient Story

Stronger than suicide

Amid a struggle with depression and suicidal thoughts, Vicky Mennare wants others to know that getting help is a sign of strength.

Creeping threat: Kratom

Reports of poisoning from this unregulated herbal substance have jumped 50-fold in the past six years.

Paws for peacefulness

Adults with long-term mental conditions gain solace and support from their pets, study finds.

PTSD linked to accelerated aging?

Several studies also suggested a mild-to-moderate association between post-traumatic stress disorder and premature death.

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