Home > Mental health > News News All sections in Mental Health » Alcohol » Brain » Disorders » Drugs » Living with Mental Illness » Mental Health in SA » Stress » Treatment » Mental Health News The Ashley Madison hack may have caused two people to commit suicide The Canadian police say two possible suicides may be linked to the hacking of adultery website Ashley Madison and the release of its membership data. 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 Danish nurse charged with fourth murder A Danish nurse, whose name has not been disclosed, has been charged with a fourth count of murder after a number of suspicious patient deaths on her ward. Mental illness commonly leads to euthanasia requests in Belgium Euthanasia has been legal in Belgium since 2002, and involves the use of drugs taken by mouth or given intravenously. This brain training app could help people with schizophrenia A "brain training" iPad game developed in Britain may improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, helping them in their daily lives at home and at work, researchers said on Monday. Social connections may keep women from suicide New research suggests that friendships and outside activities offer protection against suicide, even for women who struggle with mental health issues, such as depression. Ecstasy may reduce anxiety in terminal patients Cancer patients suffering from debilitating anxiety, fear or depression may find some peace during Ecstasy-influenced psychotherapy sessions. Psychosis rarely linked to violent crime Findings of a study has revealed information which is contrary to common belief about mental illness: that violent crimes seldomly accompany mental disorder. “ Latest comment on Health24 Jane Botolo says... So sad. Just lost my newborn granddaughter last week. Horrifying treatment in maternity wards ” Probe into alleged assault of mentally ill teen at Bara Hospital The Gauteng Department of Health says it will consult the mentally ill patient who was allegedly beaten unconscious by a doctor at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. Migraine drug may up risk of eating disorders in teens Topiramate, an established migraine drug for adults that was recently approved for use in teens may cause appetite reduction and weight loss as side effects. Mental Health Watch reporting system is launched in SA To celebrate Human Rights Day on 21 March, the South African Federation for Mental Health has launched the Mental Health Watch project, which has been created to allow easy and accessible reporting of human rights violations. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Migraines – more than just a headache Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Live healthier » Novel health supplement now available in SA stores Omega Caro-E, a locally developed and patented fish oil supplement is now available in South Africa. » Reduce bladder leakages by clenching Stirling Gravitas, gold medallist at life, explains how to beat those bladder leakages!