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Half of millennials have left their job due to mental health reasons.

50% of millennials have left a job for mental-health reasons, a new study found — and it speaks to some of the biggest problems plaguing the ent...

Millennials are "the therapy generation." They're battling various issues: depression, "deaths of despair," unaffordable living costs, and burnout.
Suicide is a leading cause of death in new mothers. A combination of drastic hormone changes, sleep deprivation and isolation contributes to the risks of developing mental health issues after having a baby.

Suicide is a leading cause of death in new moms. A simple text message could help.

Due to sudden hormone changes, lack of sleep and isolation, new mothers are susceptible to developing depression.

Suicide is skyrocketing in young people, and their screens and smartphones have nothing to do with it

Suicide has risen dramatically among young Americans from ages 10 to 24. It's now the second leading cause of death after accidents.
High-sodium diets may be contributing to teen depression.

Teens who eat lots of fast food and avoid fruits and vegetables may be more likely to have depression

Diets high in sodium and low in potassium were associated with poorer mental health, even when accounting for factors like family wealth and BMI.
Antidepressants work by affecting neurotransmitters.

How antidepressants work, according to a psychiatrist

Depression affects millions of Americans and antidepressants are relatively common. We talked to a psychiatrist to find out how they work.
Laina Morris.

The 28-year-old woman behind the ‘overly attached girlfriend’ meme announced she’s quitting YouTube for good in a teary goodbye vide...

The creator of the "overly attached girlfriend" meme opened up about her mental-health struggles and said she would no longer post YouTube videos.

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.