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 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. 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 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. 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. 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. Abuse of mentally ill patient: SAHRC must act The SA Human Rights Commission has been called on to get involved in the alleged assault of a mentally ill teen by a doctor at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. 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. “ Latest comment on Health24 Veritas Vendit says... You are an animal, and you absolutely evolved from other animals. Let me guess, you think earth was created roughly 6000 years ago, right? Please tell me you don't have... Why a curvaceous booty drives men wild ” 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. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Hydration is vital all year round Momentum Health: an industry leader in healthcare Live healthier Cure your cough » Diagnosing a chronic cough The most abused over-the-counter drug in SA Five of the weirdest things to cause a cough Why are you coughing? A cough can be a symptom of a wide variety of different health conditions, ranging from a foreign body to infective diseases and even cancer. Watch out! » How to make a prosthetic eye Woman loses eyesight after mud run Eye care during pregnancy 9 health warnings you can pick up from your eyes The eyes are not only for seeing - they can reveal secrets to underlying health issues. Take a careful look and see if you have any of these symptoms, and if you do, head off to the doctor straight away.