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 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. 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 Impulsive boys may become chronic gamblers Canadian researchers found that teens and young adults with very impulsive behaviour were more likely to become depressed and develop a gambling problem. Big Brother does it again – encouraging and rewarding sexual misconduct CyberShrink, who has a lot of experience with Big Brother Africa and its problems, reflects on how Reality TV cares more about ratings than people. Is ISIS inspiring the defacing of SA statues? CyberShrink explores the connection between the destruction of ancient monuments by ISIS and the current defacing of historical statues in South Africa. 1 in 10 Americans has anger issues and access to guns The fact that neatly ten percent of Americans are 'short-fused' AND have guns at home is a wake-up call, according to new research. Munchausen syndrome: why people fake illness Cybershrink investigates why some people invent elaborate symptoms and demand treatment for imaginary ills. Fashion industry still encourages anorexia DietDoc examines how the fashion industry's insistence on using models with skeletal figures encourages eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia. “ Latest comment on Health24 No Zihstak says... Ahahahahahaha! Why women should make porn ” 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. What is Restless Genital Syndrome? Restless Genital Syndrome is a relatively unknown condition where a patient feels persistent, unwanted restlessness such as tingling, pain or burning in the genital area. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Why hydration is important while exercising Taking charge of your health Man, take care of your health! Live healthier Too Tired? » 20 signs of burnout Staying active reduces stress 10 ways to have a healthier work day Why you're exhausted Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step! Kick the habit » Cancer doesn't make smokers to quit Non-smokers don't use e-cigs Hookah contains benzene How South Africans quit smoking We asked ex-smokers to share their secrets to successfully quitting smoking. Find out how they managed to kick the habit.