Facebook Use Makes Users Unhappy, Study FindsA new study has found that using Facebook makes us unhappy, but human face-to-face interaction still makes us happy.
Depression Is Most Widespread Disease, Says World Health OrganizationThe World Health Organization has said that depression is the most widespread disease, one that goes untreated more often than not.
Refugees Coming To California Struggle With PTSD And Other Health ProblemsThese former translators, engineers and doctors awarded Special Immigrant Visas must start over in bug-infested, low-rent apartments with minimum-wage jobs while dealing with PTSD and other health problems.
Germanwings Crash: New Rules Needed for Pilot Health Issues
Study: Quitting Facebook Could Make You HappierStaying off Facebook could actually make you happier, according to new research.
Study: Nature Walks Lead To Significant Mental BenefitsFeeling blue? A walk in the great outdoors could do just the trick, according to a new study.
Tree Removal Crew Stops Possible Fire, Helps Evacuate Mental-Health FacilityHe thought of the patients on the other side of the wall and jumped into action, getting his three-man crew to help him evacuate the facility.
Lawmakers Concerned Jails, Prisons Becoming New Mental Health Institutions Lawmakers say county jails and state prisons are becoming the new mental health institutions. Mental health advocates and law enforcement professionals are demanding changes in how jails across the state handle the mentally ill.
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Kick Off Statewide Strike Over ConditionsAnn Amato used to be a front-line therapist, but after years of doing that, she started doing group work, because, as she says, the work was exhausting.
2,600 Kaiser Mental Health Employees Go On StrikeThousands of Kaiser mental health workers are expected to walk off the job today.
How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin FeverWinter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
California Senate Passes Firearms Restraining Order Procedure California lawmakers have advanced a bill that allows judges to temporarily remove firearms from people who show signs that they could harm themselves or others.