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The former first lady spoke about protests and the pandemic in her latest podcast episode.
The Wellcome Photography Prize shortlist shows human resilience in the face of depression, addiction and abuse.
One in five people feel hopeless because of the pandemic, new figures show. Don’t keep it to yourself.
Gary King is known as “The Happiness Guy” in St. Petersburg, Florida. After a life of compounding distress and deep depression, Gary put up signs with the word ‘Happiness’ as part of a social experiment, to lift the mood of the city, as well as his own. Seven months and eighty-one signs later, he’s become a local hero.
With a secure job, doting boyfriend and no children to worry about, I am ashamed to say that I have felt utterly dejected since Covid-19 took over our lives, writes Elise Metcalf.
If you want to support someone with the mental health condition, avoid saying these things.
Sitting all day is not good for your body or mind. A short stroll could make all the difference.
From staying hydrated to being on time, therapists reveal how they look after their minds.
The former England and Somerset batsman talks candidly about the depression and anxiety that have been with him since childhood.
One in 10 children have a diagnosable mental health problem.
If you're struggling with your mental health and the NHS can't help, there are other places to turn.
The day is "unscientific" and "trivialises" mental illness, experts tell HuffPost UK.
In a survey of 2,100 men, one in 10 said they’d experienced suicidal thoughts because of body image issues.
The cast and crew stepped in – "the message was clear: we’ve got you, and you are safe."
Loneliness should be regarded as a “legitimate health risk" in people who have a serious illness, according to a new study.
When Matt disappeared, my own life suddenly became public and seemed to be solely defined by this tragedy.
These groups are spearheading change when it comes to men's mental health.
The Spandau Ballet star and actor on how therapy helped him through "the darkest depression".
Mental health is something that we’re talking about more and more. But in these conversations, we can often hear terms used interchangeably, such as mental health and mental illness. It can be hard to get the language right. So what does the term mental health actually mean? How does it differ from a mental health issue? And when does it become a mental illness?
“The causes of depression in older people, the factors that perpetuate it, and the best ways to manage it remain poorly understood."