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Symptoms, causes, and treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD)
Dr Lynne Green, Chief Clinical Officer at Kooth Digital Health, explores the symptoms, causes and treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD).
The Canada Mental Health Transfer: We can’t let luck decide who gets care
Margaret Eaton, National CEO, CMHA, discusses the importance of the Canada Mental Health Transfer to the provinces and territories in Budget 2023.
The impact of suicide and suicidal behavior
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, explain the impact of suicide and suicidal behavior. Suicide is preventable and no lives should be lost to it.
Research combats rise of drug overdose deaths by addressing stigma
Looking at rising cases of drug overdose deaths, researchers discuss how stigma correlates to poor health outcomes for those struggling with addiction.
How have robots increased suicide and overdose in humans?
An increase in “deaths of despair” – suicide and overdose – across the US has been linked to robot manufacturing which is gradually replacing people in their jobs.
Suicide by intentional overdose increased in some communities
A study finds that suicides by intentional drug overdose has increased among young people, elderly people, and Black women across the US.
A WHO perspective on mental health
Dr Florence Baingana, Regional Advisor, Mental Health and Substance Abuse at WHO African Region speaks about mental health and why it is so important today
£5 million funding to services preventing suicide
To help meet the increased demand from the pandemic, the government has funded £5 million to services to prevent suicide, including charities, NHS and social care staff, and high-risk groups.
The importance of addressing men’s health in 2021
Men’s health, both physical and mental is a topic that often gets brushed under the carpet. Here we explore what is being done to ensure men are receiving the healthcare they need this ‘Movember’.
Suicide prevention: How to talk to someone with suicidal thoughts
Ahead of World Suicide Prevention Day on 10th September, Philip Adkins, National IAPT Clinical Lead at Vita Health Group, looks at suicide prevention in the workplace and addresses how an employee can talk to a colleague with suicidal thoughts.
Study finds suicidal thoughts in veterans did not increase during pandemic
A study by Yale University, published in JAMA Psychiatry, says that suicidal thoughts in veterans remained stable throughout the isolation of the pandemic.
Poll finds COVID-19 anxiety is key concern for US adults
Research by the University of Phoenix found that 41% of Americans are worried about COVID-19 anxiety levels, even more than concerns about paying bills and rent.
Suicide prevention: A complex issue for the Canadian Government
In this mental health focus - we thoughtfully consider suicide prevention - a complex issue for the Canadian Government.
The world of mental health: Insights into suicide, stress and stigmas
Steph Hazlegreaves, Digital Editor at Open Access Government, delves into the world of mental health in this report that looks at suicide, stress and stigmas
Adolescents in Crisis: Suicide, assault and elopement
Here, Wade Junek describes strategies for helping adolescents in crisis, specifically targeting suicide, assault and elopement.
Cause of suicide risk in brain identified by researchers
Suicide is the cause of death for 800,000 people globally, with one person every 40 seconds: What have researchers identified about suicide risk in the brain?
Researchers find high self-harm rate for middle-aged men
Self-harm rates in middle-aged men increased significantly following the 2008 financial crisis, according to a study led by researchers at The University of Manchester.
Should employers take a gendered approach to mental health?
The 'masculinity' of men infringes on their access to psychological help: Read this to hear a helpful approach to mental health.
UK Digital Secretary meets those harmed by the internet
An upcoming White Paper will outline steps government will take to ensure the UK is a safer place to be online for those harmed by the internet
Neurobiological research drives the ability to treat mental illness
Jeffrey Borenstein, of the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation argues that research drives the ability to treat mental illness and why funding innovative neurobiological research is a priority.
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