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Depression Is Disabling, But Treatable

Depression Is Disabling, But Treatable

As we drive into an apartment complex at Gurgaon, Haryana, a young man is waiting for us.  Arjun Gupta is 19 and looks smart in a navy...
Mental Well-Being First! No Shame In Asking For Help

Mental Well-Being First! No Shame In Asking For Help

Tamanna (name changed), 34 years old, young successful entrepreneur, lives with her family including her husband, daughter, parents-in- law and brother- in- law. Her...
‘Was Unable To Stop Suicidal Thoughts’: 19-Year-Old Recounts Battle With Depression

‘Was Unable To Stop Suicidal Thoughts’: 19-Year-Old Recounts Battle With Depression

Bengaluru: Two months ago, 19-year-old Arjun Gupta, a student of Bangalore Medical College, went public with his experience of depression. He  shared a post on Facebook...
1 In 4 Mental Illnesses Due To Workplace Depression, Say Experts

1 In 4 Mental Illnesses Due To Workplace Depression, Say Experts

New Delhi: One in four mental health problems occur in people due to depression at workplace, say experts. According to Chee Ng, Professor at the University...
Substance Abuse Worsens Depression, Say Experts

Substance Abuse Worsens Depression, Say Experts

New Delhi: Far from offering any long-term solution to the problem of depression, abusing substances such as alcohol, opioids, and drugs like cocaine and...
3 Women Talk About Their Struggles Of Dealing With Depression

3 Women Talk About Their Struggles Of Dealing With Depression

New Delhi: The National Mental Health Survey (NMHS) report estimates that 40 million adults are living with depression and anxiety disorders. Last year, 50-year-old retail entrepreneur Sonia Lall faced...
Depression: Biggest Cause Of Suicides In Southeast Asia, Says WHO

Depression: Biggest Cause Of Suicides In Southeast Asia, Says WHO

New Delhi: With depression being the biggest cause of suicides, and the highest cause of death among 15-29-year olds in Southeast Asia, the World...
Dealing With Depression: Every Case Of Suicide Is Preventable, Say Psychiatrists

Dealing With Depression: Every Case Of Suicide Is Preventable, Say Psychiatrists

New Delhi: Three patients are on a suicide watch in the psychiatric ICU of Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences (IHBAS) in Delhi. Among...
Underwire Bra, Plastic Surgery, Depression: Breast Cancer Risks And Myths

Underwire Bra, Plastic Surgery, Depression: Breast Cancer Risks And Myths

New Delhi: While attempts are being made to spread awareness around breast cancer, there are many myths that surround the disease. Some of them being...
During Depression, Talking Is The First Step To Treatment: Experts

During Depression, Talking Is The First Step To Treatment: Experts

Geneva: Over 300 million people are living with depression, the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide, according to the latest estimates from...