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 China, India face huge mental health burden Recently released studies indicate that China and India are home to many people with mental illness – however very few of them ever receive medical attention. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke How your brain reads other people's faces Researchers found the one area of the brain which appears to be responsible for recognizing facial expressions. Young adults with autism lag in school, work Young adults with autism are less likely to go to college or hold down a job than their peers with other types of disabilities, a new US study finds. SA psychologists need to get involved at grassroot level South African psychologists need to become more engaged in advocating for social justice to respond to the challenges faced by the majority of people living in South Africa, according to a community service clinical psychologist. Who will look after my disabled child while I work? This is the question one mother asked the SA Federation for Mental Health. With the Department of Health promising more money for the special school sector, there may be light at the end of the tunnel for many desperate parents. Minerals you need for a healthy nervous system Minerals such as iron and iodine are important for healthy nervous systems. Here's why. Mentally ill, tied to a tree and starved... In some corners of South Africa, those living with mental disorders are still tied to trees and denied food by the very people meant to protect them – their families. Toxoplasmosis from cat faeces may trigger bouts of rage People with aggression problems might be suffering from toxoplasmosis, an illness caused by a parasite found in cat faeces and undercooked meat. Spiders' size exaggerated in minds of those who fear them Women with spider phobia tend to overestimate the size of these arachnids, according to an Israeli study. Could reducing your stress levels help you lose weight? A lab study sheds light on how chronic stress may make it harder to burn off body fat. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Cipla Nutrition- Dummies Guide to Enduro Prep 4 clever ways to stay active this winter Key signs you need a change in diet Clear your head with fast-acting, long-lasting Sinutab® Nasal Spray Live healthier PMS, depression & suicide » Don't let PMS get you down Symptoms of PMS Diagnosing PMS The link between PMS, depression and suicidal thoughts The symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) are similar to those of PMS, but generally more severe – and could include depression and even thoughts of suicide. A vegan marathon runner » Comrades: don't run if you're ill Fuel your body for the Comrades Running the Comrades Marathon on a vegan diet Donovan Will, who is training to run the Comrades Marathon, speaks to Health24 about his plant based diet and fears of getting injured ahead of the big race.