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. 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 Win a Controlice® hamper worth R800 Is erectile dysfunction a taboo topic in relationships? R500 SPAR vouchers up for grabs! Win a TomTom worth R3000! Live healthier True or False? » How to eradicate 'earworms' Hearing aids may keep seniors' minds sharp Is ‘selective hearing’ actually a thing? Why can your partner never hear the phone ringing? It could be that their brains are wired to ignore some sounds. Swollen ankles? » Gout - from Natural Standard Your ankles Is your ankle starting to rankle? 13 reasons why your ankles are swollen Are your feet or ankles feeling swollen, heavy and bloated? Here are some causes to look out for.