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Science says 'hug it out'

Scientists have found that getting a consensual hug on the day of a conflict was linked to smaller drops in positive emotions and a smaller rise in negative ones – the feel-good effects also appeared to linger into the following day.

Horror stories of mental illness in SA prisons

Mentally ill prisoners in South Africa's jails have limited possibilities for adequate care. The Wits Justice Project (WJP) spoke to a number of inmates about their experience of mental health care behind bars.

'I believe I am Jesus Christ'

Steven Swart has been living with schizophrenia for more than 16 years. One of his most vivid delusions is believing he is Jesus Christ.

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