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 OCD sufferers at greater risk of schizophrenia Although people with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) may be at higher risk for schizophrenia, the risk still remains small. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » This video of a school choir singing Pharrell's "Happy" will make your day Helping HIV-positive kids in South Africa Electrical pulses through scalp boost memory Sending electrical currents through the scalp to a specific network of brain structures can enhance people's memory. Autistic kids have extra brain connections Children with autism, when compared with typical children, appear to have excess cellular connections in their brains. Large number of schizophrenics report happiness Nearly half of people with schizophrenia, one of the most severe forms of mental illness, claim that they are happy all or most of the time. "House of Horrors" - What made him do it? What drives men to commit such despicable crimes, and is there anything we can do about it? When ignorance of disease is bliss Although early detection of disease can be important for treatment, 'disease-labelling' may cause problems by altering a person's perception of their own wellbeing. Sudden bereavement can cause psychiatric disorders A new study found a link between the sudden death of a loved one and the onset of disorders like mania, post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. “ Latest comment on Health24 duckymonster says... Sorry to hear about your situation, Nicolene. I wish you all the best. Thank you for having a mature perspective on the matter. Is there really a link between autism and MMR vaccines? ” Afraid of flying? According to statistics, at least one in four people reading this have a fear of flying. For business travellers, it can be a real problem – and one that never gets easier. Dewani to make third court appearance Shrien Dewani who is being tried in Cape Town for allegedly conspiring to have his wife murdered, is set to appear in court on Friday. Levodopa beats newer drugs for Parkinson's The dopamine drug levodopa still outperforms newer medications for the long-term care of people newly diagnosed with Parkinson's. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Cardiovascular risk factors Take care of your teeth. Anytime. Anywhere. Like us on facebook! Why take out life insurance from OUTsaurance Live healthier Knee pain relief » Knee injuries Test your knee pain knowledge Symptoms of knee pain Do you suffer from knee pain? Do you suffer from recurrent knee pain? It could be osteoarthritis... Vitamin wise » Vitamins for HIV What to eat for vitamin B? Cut down on vitamins Get your vitamins right Find out which vitamin to use for which condition. Ask our Vitamin expert.