Home > Mental health > News News Dog bites more common in anxious people Afraid of dogs? You might have a higher risk of being bitten. Speak up, dear student! It can save your life There is an epidemic among students, and we must take urgent notice – and action, writes Lizette Rabe. Why some people freak out about belly buttons What’s the weirdest phobia you’ve heard about? Spiders? Heights? Holes? Now you can add omphalophobia to your list. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke What NOT to say to someone with anxiety Despite having the best intentions, the things we say often end up making people with anxiety feel even worse. '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. 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. 7 ways to deal with anxiety over the holidays The Christmas holidays force many of us out of our comfort zone. Here are a few tips on how to keep anxiety at bay over the festive season. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks?