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Milye Cyrus gets restraining order against fan who was stalking her

May 24, 2014

Milye Cyrus gets restraining order against fan who was stalking her

The 21-year-old singer was forced to get an emergency restraining order against the delusional fan who threatened to kill himself if he didn't meet Cyrus Friday, reports contactmusic.com. #BuzzPatrol #Mental health #Miley Cyrus #fan #restraining order
Homosexuality not mental illness, disease: Indian Psychiatric Society

Feb 07, 2014

Homosexuality not mental illness, disease: Indian Psychiatric Society

The statement was issued by the country's psychiatrists after a furor was kicked up about the statements of the society's president, Dr Indira Sharma, on homosexuality last month. #Supreme Court #Homosexuality #Mental health #IPC #Disease #illness #Indian Psychiatric Society #Indira Sharma #NN RajuLGBT #psychiatrists
Toddlers seeking psychiatric help: The kids are not alright

Oct 10, 2013

Toddlers seeking psychiatric help: The kids are not alright

A Nimhans report finds that one in five patients seeking psychiatric help is a toddler. Instead of panicking about working parents and a collapse of the family, a more practical solution likes in good daycare centres. #ConnectTheDots #Parenting #World Mental Health day #Nimhans #preschool #daycare
How climate change worries have affected mental health of Sunderbans residents

Aug 25, 2013

How climate change worries have affected mental health of Sunderbans residents

A number of environmental threats including that of climate change and man-animal conflict are driving villagers in Sunderbans islands towards madness and even suicide. #Environment #climate change #NewsTracker #Mental health #Sunderbans #Sunderbans Health Watch #mangrove forests
New mental health bill decriminalising suicide introduced in Rajya Sabha

Aug 21, 2013

New mental health bill decriminalising suicide introduced in Rajya Sabha

For the first time in the history of criminal law reform in the country, Mental Health Care Bill, 2013 seeks to decriminalise acts of suicide by linking them to the state of mental health of the person attempting the act. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #suicide #Mental Health bill #decriminalise suicide #Mental Health Care Bill #Ministry of Health

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Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Jul 07, 2011

Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind? Mental health challenges go beyond that

Depression is the third leading contributor to the global disease burden. #didyouknow #Cancer #Mental health

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Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Jul 26, 2014

Official: Suspect in deadly hospital shooting had lengthy history of gun arrests, violence

A psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker — and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back — has a lengthy history of gun arrests, violence and mental health problems, authorities said...
Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Jul 25, 2014

Montana Senator’s Plagiarism Scandal Has a Silver Lining

Sen. Walsh's mental health may have nothing to do with lifting from other scholars, but the acknowledgement of PTSD and depression reveals a changing moment in politics...
Crazy, mad, losing-your-mind?  Mental health challenges go beyond that

Jul 14, 2014

Rikers: Where Mental Illness Meets Brutality in Jail

Over 11 months, 129 Rikers Island inmates — including many with mental health issues — were seriously injured in altercations with employees, according to a secret internal study...