29th September is World Heart Day
Everybody knows that the corporate sector is usually more stressed that other sectors, but according to a recent survey conducted by ASSOCHAM on the occasion of ‘World Heart day’,
Scientists have created a small headset that can zap depression or epilepsy when you are asleep. It comprises two square, sticky pads, attached to either side of the forehead, just above a major nerve in the brain. These
Ever wonder what the person you made fun of, or ignored feels like? A new study has found that prejudice and depression are fundamentally linked. A prejudice towards a certain group of people or a certain type of person can push
Young children with severe or persistent asthma are more likely to develop anxiety or be depressed, an Australian study says. University of Western Australia (UWA) psychologist and study co-author Monique Robinson said their
Genes could play a role in your stress levels linked with jobs, not your employer, says a study. Timothy Judge, professor of management, University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, based his findings on an analysis
Feeling a bit on edge? Maybe an intense workout is what your mind and body requires. A new study suggests that working out not only keeps you fit and healthy but also helps you cope with anxiety and stress. "While it is
September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day.
According to the British Journal the Lancet, suicide has become the leading cause of death among Indian youngsters. WHO estimates that 1.8 lakh suicides occur in India every
Did you know?
According to the WHO over one million people die due to suicide every year, it is the 13th leading cause of death world over.
Suicide deaths are most commonly seen amongst teens and adults below
As a noted Phil Donahue quote goes - “Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem” , however temporary and small the problem might seem to us, the person facing it might think otherwise. He might see no
Suicides have now become so commonplace that they are now the second leading cause of death amongst the youth. What drives a person to take such a radical step like suicide? If you are going through suicidal thoughts
World Suicide Prevention Day promotes worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides. Suicide is a multi-determined phenomenon that occurs against a background of complex interacting biological, social, psychological and
Computers do have their plus points, despite all the bad press -- the desk top, for instance, lowers the risk of dementia in the aged by a maximum of 40 percent, suggest latest findings. "As the world's population ages, the
A drug that eases inflammation may offer new hope for people with difficult-to-treat depression, says a new study. "Inflammation is the body's natural response to infection or wound," says Andrew H. Miller, senior study author
A new study claims that oral sex is good for women’s health and could stave off depression! The survey was carried out by the State University of New York on 293 females. It claims that that seminal fluid contains chemicals