Author and comedian Ruby Wax tells politicians to ‘get ready’ for the mental health fallout from coronavirus

Bestselling author, comedian and mental health campaigner, Ruby Wax, has told CNBC that politicians “better get ready” to address the levels of anxiety caused by the coronavirus crisis. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Dr. Karen DeSalvo & David Feinberg, MD: COVID-19’s Impact on the Mental Health of Doctors & Nurses

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Maternal hypertensive disorders may lead to mental health disorders in children

Hypertensive pregnancy disorders, especially preeclampsia — may increase the risk of psychological development disorders and behavioral and emotional disorders in children. This is the first study to show that preeclampsia predicts increased offspring risk of any childhood mental disorder, regardless … Read more…

Mental health app now available to members at no cost

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Diana Yee diana.m.yee@kp.org 510-225-5086 Oakland, Calif. — As part of its commitment to offer members innovative ways to promote personal health and wellness, particularly during increasing levels of stress and anxiety, Kaiser Permanente is adding the digital mental health app myStrength to its portfolio of self-care tips and tools on kp.org/wellnessresources. Kaiser Permanente members in most regions can … Read more…

Dr. Vivek Murthy: Mental & Physical Health During Coronavirus | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Must Read: What Brands Need to Know About Addressing Mental Health and Gen Z, Everlane Announces Organic Cotton Commitment

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. What brands need to know about addressing mental health and Gen ZGen Z customers are drastically different from their predecessors. And as brands try to cater to this demographic, they … Read more…

Lark Voorhies Shares Struggle With Mental Health And Being Excluded From “Saved By The Bell’ Reunion [ VIDEO]

Actress Lark Voorhies made an appearance on “The Dr. Oz Show” recently, and in her episode, which airs on Wednesday, the former “Saved by the Bell” star shared her struggles with mental health issues. While there have been plenty of stories about … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — February 18, 2020: Black Child Held In Mental Facility; Slave Block Removed; Barr Called To Resign

Here’s what you need to know, February 18, 2020: 1. Los Angeles Snuffs Out Over 65,000 Old Pot Convictions 2. 6-Year-Old Child Involuntarily Admitted Into Mental Health Facility 3. 176-Year -Old Slave Auction Block Removed, Finally 4. Don’t Fall For … Read more…

‘Love Island’ Host’s Shock Death Revives Concerns Around Mental Health, Media Scrutiny

The death of popular “Love Island” host Caroline Flack has sent shockwaves across the U.K. and again raised long-running concerns about broadcaster ITV’s support of cast members on the hit reality competition as well as the country’s intense media scrutiny … Read more…

“It Is A Long Road And I’m Still Working On It” Tiffany Haddish Talks Forgiving Her Mother & Moving Her Out Of The Mental Institution

Source: Rich Fury / Getty Tiffany Haddish has often detailed the difficult relationship she’s shared with her mother over the years. In The Last Black Unicorn, Haddish’s memoir, she shared that her mother’s entire personality changed when she suffered a … Read more…

Kyrie Irving Speaks Out After Being Booed: ‘Sports Entertainment Matters More Than Someone’s Mental Health’

These Kyrie Irving fliers are posted across the street from TD Garden in Boston. “It happens all the time and Tonight just shows how Sports/Entertainment will always be ignorant and obtrusive,” Irving … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Viewpoints: Warren Needs To Find New Way To Answer Question About ‘Medicare For All’ Costs; Finally, Mental Health Needs Of Children Get Important Boost During Opioid Epidemic

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Luego de leer un reporte de salud mental de Alejandro Toledo, un juez decide cambiarlo de prisión

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Hollyoaks’ Stephanie Davis reveals suicide attempt as she opens about mental health struggle

Stephanie Davis has opened up about her mental health struggle. Credit: Getty Credit: Getty The Hollyoaks actress, who has played Sinead O’Connor in the Channel 4 soap since 2010, took to her social media to open up about her battle … Read more…

Americans Are Internalizing Political Rhetoric About Link Between Mental Health And Violence

New research reveals that Americans’ fear about the dangers of those suffering with mental health problems is increasing as leaders and politicians continue to emphasize those myths. On World Mental Health Day, media outlets examined this and other topics relevant … Read more…

Frankie Bridge opens up on mental health battle, revealing that her sons take mental health classes

Frankie Bridge has opened up on her battle with mental health. Credit: Getty The former Saturdays singer appeared on ITV’s Loose Women earlier this week to discuss her battle with depression. While appearing on the talk show, the mum-of-two also … Read more…

State Highlights: DOJ Outlines Efforts To Address Rural Safety Crisis In Alaska; Activists File Lawsuit Over New Hampshire’s Treatment Of Mental Health Patients In ERs

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Suicide of prominent pastor Jarrid Wilson forces church leaders to confront mental health

Church leaders are trying to figure out how to help believers struggling with depression and anxiety.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of … Read more…

Insurance linked to hospitals’ decision to transfer kids with mental health emergencies

A national study finds differences in the decisions to admit or transfer children with mental health emergencies based on the patients’ insurance type. Children without insurance are more likely to be transferred to another hospital than those with insurance. Child … Read more…

Childhood adversity linked to early puberty, premature brain development and mental illness

Growing up in poverty and experiencing traumatic events like a bad accident or sexual assault were linked to accelerated puberty and brain maturation, abnormal brain development, and greater mental health disorders, such as depression, anxiety, and psychosis, according to a … Read more…

Actress Glenn Close Calls For Normalizing Mental Health At Washington Event | NBC News

NBC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Gastrointestinal complaints in children could signal future mental health problem

Researchers have linked disruption of a child’s gastrointestinal microbiome triggered by early-life adversity — such as parental separation — with activity in the regions of the brain associated with emotional health. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL UPDATE:

Climate change poses greater risk of mental health challenges for children born to depressed mothers

Climate change poses an exponentially greater risk for mental health problems in children born to mothers with prenatal depression who also experience natural disaster-related stress. That is the message of a new study of infants born to New York City … Read more…

Youthful cognitive ability strongly predicts mental capacity later in life

Early adult general cognitive ability is a stronger predictor of cognitive function and reserve later in life than other factors, such as higher education, occupational complexity or engaging in late-life intellectual activities. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL … Read more…

Managerialism in UK schools erodes teachers’ mental health and well-being

Performance targets, increased workload, curriculum changes and other bureaucratic changes are eroding teachers’ professional identity and harming their mental health, a new study finds. K-12 Education News — ScienceDaily PARENT UPDATE: Our one-of-a-kind bestselling personalized alphabet book makes learning the … Read more…

Beverley Callard slammed by Stan Collymore after claiming celebs make ‘mental health fashionable like a Gucci handbag’

FORMER footballer Stan Collymore has accused Coronation Street legend Beverley Callard of talking “crap” about mental health. The former England striker hit out at actress Beverley over her fears that some celebs may play up their battles with depression. PA:Press … Read more…

To get their children mental health assistance, parents are forced to give up custody

Advocates blame decades of inadequate health care funding. ABC News: Health SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick … Read more…

Charlamagne Tha God – Combatting the Stigma Around Mental Health in “Shook One” | The Daily Show

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Ariana Grande, Kanye West Feud Over Mental Health Turns Serious as Pete Davidson Posts Concerning Message

A Twitter spat between Ariana Grande and Kanye West over mental health took a serious turn on Saturday after Pete Davidson, an SNL star and Grande’s ex-fiance, posted a message on social media that some took as suicidal. The tiff … Read more…

Pregnant women recognize baby expressions differently depending on mental health history

A pilot study has found that pregnant women who have suffered from depression or bipolar disorder (i.e. both mania and depression) recognize babies’ faces and how babies laugh or cry, differently to healthy controls. This happens even if they are … Read more…