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Gen Z is worried about student loan debt.

Depression is on the rise among Gen Z — and teen girls are experiencing the worst of it

More US teens are suffering from depression, according to Pew. Teens who feel less supported are more likely to experience mental health problems.
Young adults who felt more connected as teens are less likely to experience mental health issues.

How teen friendships shape your mental health as a young adult

Young adults who felt more connected at home and school as teens are less likely to experience mental health problems, according to a new study.
Doctors should consider alternative treatments to anticholinergic medications when possible.

A new study finds certain antidepressants and antipsychotic drugs may increase your risk of dementia, and you may not even know you’re on them

Anticholinergic drugs work by blocking a specific brain chemical involved in muscle contractions. Their risks may be greater in middle age and beyond.
Halsey was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when she was 17 years old.

Pop star Halsey said she wrote her forthcoming album in a manic state. Here’s what that means.

Mania is characterized by having lots of energy, feeling "wired," and being especially active. It can also lead to risky behavior or even psychosis.

22 celebrity moms who got real about having postpartum depression after their kids were born

From Cardi B to Chrissy Teigen, these moms have been candid about their experiences suffering from forms of postpartum depression.

Evidence is mounting that psychedelic drugs can help treat diseases. Here are the most promising uses.

There's been a resurgence of interest in psychedelic drugs' potential to treat conditions like depression. Research is beginning to yield new treatments.

An investing gold rush is coming for psychedelics. One line from a neuroscientist on their life-changing power explains why.

Researchers say that "ego dissolution" is a key part of psychedelic treatment. It's part of why people can quit smoking, stop drinking.
Oakland could become the second US city after Denver, Colorado, to decriminalize certain psychedelic drugs.

A major San Francisco Bay Area city just decriminalized magic mushrooms and ayahuasca

Oakland, California, is the second US city after Denver, Colorado, to decriminalize psychedelic drugs like magic mushrooms and ayahuasca.

Denver just became the first city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms. Here’s what they do to your body and mind.

Mushroom's active ingredient is a drug called psilocybin, which has the potential to address conditions like anxiety and depression.