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SUPREME COURT TAKING INITIATIVE TOWARDS WOMEN IN MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTIONS

Advocate Gaurav Bansal filed a complaint in the Supreme Court that women are mistreated in mental health institutions and the government needs to take strict actions for it impacts women in a lot...

EVERY DAY SHOULD BE STRUCTURED FOR CHILDREN

Children have lost their daily routine because of schools transferring online and everything getting virtual which has impacted children's mental health in a very drastic manner. Dr. Prachi Kohli...

YOGA AND MENTAL HEALTH

Yoga is one of the oldest exercises in history and with the longest list of benefits. It does not only improve your physical health but also your mental health. It has shown over time the benefit...

VACCINE HESITANCY

Vaccine hesitancy is the refusal of taking up vaccines despite their availability and accessibility. Various ongoing programs have been taken up by individuals, the government, health care sector...

YOUTH USING TATTOOS AS A PART OF HEALING PROCESS

Tattoos have been in history for a very long time but it has recently got a lot of public attention as people have started getting a tattoo which holds a different meaning and significance for ev...

NEED MENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANT AND END UP IN A CELL?

Patients who require mental health assistants end up being in the cells for days till a mental bed is found for them. This thing has given a lot of people the trauma of seeing somebody who has no...

Is leisure a waste of time?

New research suggests that people who considered leisure time as wasteful, experience high levels of stress and depression. Available pieces of evidence suggest that leisure has psychological sta...

LYME DISEASE AND MENTAL HEALTH

Lyme disease is a vector-borne infectious disease caused by the bacteria named Borrelia burgdorferi is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected black-colored legged ticks. Some Lyme dis...

STATE MENTAL HEALTHCARE RULES : KARNATAKA CABINET

Karnataka Cabinet has approved the Mental Health Care Act of the State for the proper implementation of the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017 which is passed by the central government. The initiative i...

MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS FOR FRONT LINE WORKERS

As the frontline workers and the healthcare workers have been working in the high-risk areas where they could-acquire Covid they have been continuously exposed to the fear of getting Covid which ...