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 Dog study may help kids with Batten disease Researchers delayed the onset of Batten disease-like symptoms in dogs, giving hope to children suffering from the disease. 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 Children of stressed parents may be prone to obesity In a study of Hispanic children in four American cities, obesity rates rose according to the amount of stress their parents faced. 7 symptoms of being haunted With Halloween just around the corner, we look at the seven most commonly reported symptoms of being haunted. Unusual brain activity in anorexia patients Differences in brain activity may underlie some of the unhealthy eating patterns in people with anorexia nervosa. Antipsychotic drugs need to be used earlier in schizophrenics Injectable antipsychotic drugs, administered early instead of as a last option, may improve schizophrenia treatment. 1 October: International Day of Older Persons - signs of elder abuse Elder abuse usually happens without anyone knowing. Here are the physical and mental signs of elder abuse. Death wish: I just wanted to end it all An HIV positive woman, who believes that suicide is a forgotten epidemic in South Africa, shares her story of hope after she tried to kill herself. Could schizophrenia be linked to brain inflammation? Schizophrenia may be linked to the activity of immune cells in the brain - a finding that may aid future management and treatment of the condition. 'Rose Parents' take care of mental health patients The 'Rose Parent Project' involves people and families from the surrounding communities in fostering mental patients from the Lentegeur hospital in Mitchells Plain. Why and how the Mecca stampede happened Experts say that in huge crowds like that of the Hajj, lethal conditions can build up quickly as people start to panic. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people? Try the Meat Free Movember Challenge Fit starts now with MRP Sport Get Race Ready with REHIDRAT® Live healthier Toilet matters » 45 toilets in the world Poop in weird places Toilet paper debate The funniest bathroom signs ever These signs have taken toilet humour to the next level. 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!