Most news stories that discussed suicide and the holiday season last winter perpetuated the myth that suicides rise during the holidays, finds a University of Pennsylvania analysis.
New research on immigrant health from the American Public Health Association's 2018 annual meeting.
Tips for reporting on the Latino immigrant community and mental health issues from award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa.
Over one-third of a sample of American soldiers who attempted suicide did not have a prior mental health diagnosis, a new study finds.
Our personal well-being is more than twice as sensitive to economic decline as it is to economic growth, according to a new study.
Lyme disease, a bacterial infection spread through ticks, has been linked in a study to a new concern: obsessive-compulsive symptoms (OCS).
What is the microbiome? We highlight recent research on the unique communities of trillions of bacteria that we all host.
It turns out pigs can fly. And turtles and dogs, but maybe not peacocks or hamsters. As some household (and exotic) pets receive promotions to more clinical roles as emotional support animals (ESAs), companions that run the gamut from furry to scaly are popping up increasingly in unexpected places. The U.S. Department of Justice
Communities with local health departments that promote and provide mental health care have lower rates of preventable hospitalizations.
This roundup compiles scholarship on sexual harassment and assault, with an eye to demographic trends and health effects.