Home > Mental health > News News Quick survey: Would you tell your boss about your mental illness? Mental health in the workplace is important. We’d like you to share your opinions and experiences with us by taking this quick survey. 'You're rubbish... a waste of space!' – how avatars help schizophrenics Read how an innovative, unconventional treatment might make a difference in the treatment of schizophrenia. 7 tips to manage your anxiety Anxiety disorder is serious and requires treatment. But with a couple of lifestyle tweaks, you can manage it. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke Here's why mental health care in SA is still in shambles With the Life Esidimeni hearings underway, industry professionals are hoping that lessons will be learned and provincial health departments will make amends and implement established policies. Mentally ill patients in Limpopo face great challenges Acting CEO of a psychiatric hospital outside Thohoyandou is urging families of mentally ill people to play their part to end the stigma around mental illness. Do we need a break from our smartphones? Being available 24/7 for calls, texts and emails may have a negative effect on our lives. More evidence that depression shortens lives While this is no new outcome, a new study confirms that depression can take a toll on people's overall health and shorten lives significantly. Weak, crazy or witchcraft? Mental illness and cultural stigmas Have you ever heard a friend or family member make an ignorant comment about mental illness? Cultural stigmas surrounding depression and other mental illnesses are a worldwide problem. High-priced medicines can actually make people sick In a study, researchers found that people were more likely to report painful side effects from a fake drug when told it was expensive. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher!