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 Losing it? How to stay in touch Where can you find the time to see your friends? They are the extended families of the 21st century and form an important part of our support structure. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke Demi Lovato gets vocal about mental illness Diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2011, pop singer, Demi Lovato, is spearheading a new mental illness awareness campaign. UPDATE: 18 kg anorexic woman receives almost $200 000 in donations for treatment Rachael Farrokh, the 18 kilogram woman suffering from severe anorexia, has successfully raised almost $200 000 for treatment and has taken to YouTube again to thank everyone who helped. 18 kg anorexic woman begs for help after hospitals say she is too thin to treat Rachael Farrokh, who suffers from extreme anorexia, is begging for help to save her life after being turned away from multiple treatment centres. 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. 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. 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. What is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder? Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, or OCD, is a multi-faceted illness characterised by obsessions and/or compulsions. Too terrified to drive She has a driver's license, but she is too terrified to drive. What do you think? 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Dehydration at a glance What could happen in the next 37 seconds? Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 World Thrombosis Day 2015 Live healthier World Thrombosis Day » World Thrombosis Day 2015 The next 37 seconds The dangers of blood clots Deep vein thrombosis can happen to anyone Blood clots can be deadly when they form inside arteries, especially the deep veins of the legs. Dr Ismail Shaik shares his experience. Up for grabs » Babies smell mom Partner trouble affects parenting Healthy mom-child relationship How you can win R2500 Tell us what it's like being a working mom in SA and you could win R2500 in cold, hard cash.