Stress is to be expected when dealing with the coronavirus, which is driving many to self-isolate. Here are five tips on ways to stay calm.
For a long time, coronavirus was something I didn’t really worry about because it was so far removed from me and my daily routine.
Dad was 73 years old at that time. The familiar voice on the other side said they found my father hanging in our kitchen and he was no more, writes Sipho M. Simelane
What causes the different types of facial paralysis and what effect does it have on mental health?
Facebook friends of depressed students often have to read between the lines since few of them come right out and say they're depressed. .
European researchers have found that early pregnancy loss is associated with a significant level of psychological distress and subsequent PTSD.
Investigators found that people living in towns and cities near the coastline reported having better mental health, even the poorest folks.
Feeling blue on any given day is normal, and by allowing yourself to 'ride the wave' might mean you work through it better.
Researchers say that where dagga is legal, people are more likely to believe that it helps to relieve e.g. pain, anxiety and depression.
Immune disorders have been linked with the development of mental problems, and as psoriasis is an immune-disorder disease, it might explain the connection with depression.
Self-quarantine or social distancing is stressful and likely to bring up emotions like fear and anxiety, but experts say there are ways to cope.
A study of US government data found the suicide rate among both male and female nurses was significantly higher than that of the general population.
Do you spend tons of time and energy explaining to friends, family, and anyone who will listen just how bad your job is at the moment?
I just felt that my mind was fuzz. Like I wasn't sad, like it was just hazy in my head, says Simmi Areff
A new study found that in children of depressive parents, the part of the brain linked to reward, motivation and the experience of pleasure, was smaller than in other children.
Researchers have found that people with depression are twice as likely to be using pot as those who aren't depressed.
Parent24 spoke to Kayla from the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) to find out more about the impact the exam season and the wait for results can have on the mental health of teenagers.
Facebook is not always great for your mental health.
According to a recent study by The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) depression affects one in four South African employees.
In a study, women on the Pill appeared to experience more anger and depression symptoms.
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