IRL is an app that helps teens connect socially in real life by scheduling social events and local meet-ups.
While the American Psychiatric Association has stopped short of classifying gaming addiction as a disease, the World Health Organization (WHO) has now done so.
Do you live in one of the top 10 states with the highest levels of gambling addiction? See the states and learn more on this page.
Psychotherapy and cognitive behavioral approaches may help people with internet or video game addiction, according to a new study.
Lamar Odom’s sex addiction led to drug use and an eventual overdose. The former NBA player is now on the path of recovery and is free from drugs.
Workplace burnout is officially recognized by the World Health Organization. When left unaddressed, this phenomenon can have a serious impact on mental health.
Learn about the most stressful jobs in the country. Understand what causes work-related stress, and discover how you can take care of yourself if you're struggling.
Black Friday shopping can be stressful for many Americans, especially individuals with a mental health disorder. Learn how to combat the stress of Black Friday shopping.
Stress can be caused by many things, and the most-stressed Americans are dealing with low income, political disagreement and other factors.
The FDA has just approved Zulresso (brexanolone), the first-ever drug approved for postpartum depression (PPD). Learn what this means for women who suffer from PPD.
Most people are afraid of something, but what are the biggest fears in each state? Learn what the top fears are in a state-by-state phobia list
The World Health Organization no longer classifies being transgender as a mental disorder. Discover what this means regarding legal rights and access to treatment.
In a recent scandal with Yale University, Frances Chan, a student who showed signs of malnutrition, challenged the standards which were used to judge her.
Eating disorders don’t discriminate — even celebrities are affected by these difficult and sometimes life-threatening conditions.
Researchers at Yale have released a study with promising results on a drug combo to treat depression and substance use disorders.
A new documentary explores the life and death of Robin Williams. In the film, Williams' loved ones talk about the comedian's successes and insecurities.
Ketamine is a fast-acting antidepressant used for treatment-resistant depression. Learn about the use, side effects and benefits of ketamine for depression.
Bourdain was a storied chef disguised as an everyman television host. He traveled the world, made friends wherever he went, made fans whenever he was on.
On David Letterman’s new Netflix Show, musician Kanye West talked about how he manages life with bipolar disorder.
Many people experience high levels of anxiety throughout the holiday season. Find out how to cope with these feelings and enjoy a less stressful holiday.
Anxiety affects almost everyone. But there are actions you can take to combat anxiety every day — and some you may not have thought of.
The great news is that people who manage ADHD properly, under medical supervision, are actually less likely to develop a drug abuse and addiction problem.
Find out how the Monarch external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation System is changing the treatment of ADHD.
Opening up a conversation about mental health a suicide can help better treat the issues that cause suicidal thoughts. These three simple questions could save someone’s life.