By Lizette Borreli | May 24, 2013 05:57 PM EDT
Studies show that breastfeeding can promote good physical and cognitive health for newborn babies.
By Matthew Mientka | May 21, 2013 04:05 PM EDT
In view of HIV patients commonly battling cognitive disorders, international researchers call for a unified treatment approach.
By Anthony Rivas | May 19, 2013 07:36 PM EDT
In order to better diagnose PTSD, researchers searched for and discovered the parts of the brain associated with the disorder.
By Matthew Mientka | May 19, 2013 03:31 PM EDT
The state is spending hundreds of millions of dollars more on mental health care, as lawmakers work with an estimated budget surplus of $12 billion.
By Susan Scutti | May 17, 2013 11:56 AM EDT
Two studies unveil surprising insights into the negative and long-term influence of retirement on the brain and body.
By Evan Winchester | May 14, 2013 06:08 PM EDT
The former Detroit Lions receiver has been arrested three times in five days, and a 2011 concussion is to blame, said Titus's father.
By Ansa Varughese | May 10, 2013 06:54 PM EDT
A new "alternative model," gaining strong support from researchers, will be published in the latest manual for personality disorder diagnosing and could essentially improve the way patients are diagnosed.
By Lizette Borreli | May 08, 2013 02:30 PM EDT
Gardening offers a healthy lifestyle and a positive state of mind for adults and kids.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 08, 2013 11:19 AM EDT
Singer Demi Lovato was honored in Washington on Tuesday for her efforts as a mental health advocate.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 08, 2013 10:12 AM EDT
A new report shows that teens and young adults with mental health challenges can improve their daily life skills when provided with community-based treatment programs.
By Anthony Rivas | May 01, 2013 09:32 PM EDT
A new study shows that mental illness decreases when the uninsured have medicaid.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 01, 2013 03:18 PM EDT
By blocking a certain protein, scientists were able to give mice longer lives and kept their brains in cognitive shape.
By Elijah Wolfson | Apr 26, 2013 03:28 PM EDT
Jessie Close, sister of award-winning actress Glenn Close, is working on a memoir about living with bipolar disorder. Glenn will contribute as a writer and will also record the audio version.
By Justin Caba | Apr 26, 2013 11:23 AM EDT
A Hyundai ad featuring a man trying to commit suicide has been met with a great deal of criticism.
By Jonathan Weiss | Mar 20, 2013 01:53 PM EDT
New classification and lack of a warning about considering other physical diseases could cluster psychologically healthy people as mentally ill.