A new analysis of previous studies ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.
People who manage to get clean after being addicted to drugs are at lower risk of becoming addicted to something else in the future than people who never overcame the first substance use disorder,...
Women with symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be more likely to have food addiction, or a feeling of dependence on food, new research suggests.
A 65-year-old Thai woman removed her shoes on Friday and then committed suicide by jumping into a crocodile-filled pond, witnesses tell police who today confirmed the death.
Walking to work is not only good for your body; it may also benefit your psychological health, a new study from England suggests.
An anti-addiction drug used to fight the nation's heroin and painkiller abuse epidemics poses a threat to young children who accidentally swallow relatives' prescriptions, a federal study says....
The fact that suicide rates tend to peak in springtime has long puzzled scientists.
Using alcohol leads to unsafe driving and compromised relationships with peers, while using marijuana harms relationships with authority figures, U.S. teens said in a survey.
Millions suffer with major depression, and many thousands must be contemplating suicide around the world today but there is hope.
On September 14,1996, my brother George completed the act of suicide in a hotel room located two blocks from the site of our father’s murder. The devastation and sorrow continues to this day.