Home > Mental health > Living with mental illness Living with mental illness "I was trapped in a car hanging over a cliff" – panic after crash on R44 A car crash survivor opens up about the emotional aftermath of her frightening ordeal. 7 tips to manage your anxiety Anxiety disorder is serious and requires treatment. But with a couple of lifestyle tweaks, you can manage it. Weak, crazy or witchcraft? Mental illness and cultural stigmas Have you ever heard a friend or family member make an ignorant comment about mental illness? Cultural stigmas surrounding depression and other mental illnesses are a worldwide problem. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke 70% unsure about loved one’s dying wishes A study found that often 'surrogates' remain in the dark about their loved one's wishes even if both agreed that they had discussed the matter. Siblings of schizophrenics at greater risk for same disorder A large study investigated the risk of people developing similar mental disorders after they have arisen in a brother or sister. 10 things to do when you're down Life is not always moonshine and roses. There are those days when you feel really down, despondent, ugly and unwanted. Here's how to make yourself feel better. Antipsychotic drugs need to be used earlier in schizophrenics Injectable antipsychotic drugs, administered early instead of as a last option, may improve schizophrenia treatment. Should 'mentally challenged' people be denied organ transplants? The US system of organ banks is battling a thorny ethical question: Should a person with intellectual disabilities be denied access to an organ transplant? Never big enough Some bodybuilders, obsessed with size, may suffer from a disorder called muscle dysmorphia. Basically, they develop a quite distorted idea about what they look like Living with borderline personality disorder 'Mommy' blogger, Coral-Leigh Stuart-deLange, shares her story about living with mental illness. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher!