Home > Mental health > Living with mental illness Living with mental illness All sections in Mental Health » Alcohol » Brain » Disorders » Drugs » Living with Mental Illness » Mental Health in SA » Stress » Treatment » Mental Health News Subtle signs of domestic violence Physical warning signs of domestic abuse can be picked up during health care visits to the doctor – things like irritable bowel syndrome and insomnia. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke Gallery of abuse Too terrified to drive She has a driver's license, but she is too terrified to drive. What do you think? One in five men reports violence toward partner A study by the University of Michigan reports that twenty percent of American men admit to violence toward their intimate partner. Volunteers needed for a clinical, genetics and brain-imaging study Stellenbosch University is looking for volunteers with OCD, SAD or HPD (hair pulling disorder) to participate in an important study. The stigma of mental illness When you think of mental illness, do the words "whacko", "crazy" or "van lotjie getik" come to mind? We look at the greatest stigma of all. 1 house, 125 cats An Underberg woman is to be charged under the Animal Protection Act after 125 cats were found in her home. “ Latest comment on Health24 Denise Coates says... Just by going to a Government hospital, you life span goes DOWN! Life expectancy in SA drops by 4.3 years ” Depression: do you know the signs? One of the key roles you can play in the health of someone who is depressed or suffers from anxiety is to make sure they get the help they need. Here's what you need to know. To tell or not Many people who have or have had a mental illness, feel they do not want to disclose their status. People fear that they may not be regarded as “normal”, and will be rejected. Extreme hoarding Some people have so much stuff in their homes they can hardly move around. And they keep on bringing in more and more junk. Why do people do this? load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Uncontrolled periodontal disease and diabetes – a collective health risk? Exam stress – a challenge for the whole family Eduloan offers affordable education finance Live healthier Medical bills » GP and money Cut medical bills Medical savings account Medical scheme: what is a self-payment gap? Have you exhausted your day-to-day benefits and moved into your self-payment gap? Here's what it means. Allergy alert » Allergy myths Cold or allergy? Children and allergies Allergy facts vs. fiction Some of the greatest allergy myths and misconceptions can actually be damaging to your health.