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Life with Autism

Autism is marked by difficulties in social communication, difficulties in understanding social cues, and unusual sensation and perception. Recent research has proven the links between lousy exp...

DISPEL TABOOS ON MENTAL HEALTH: MADRAS HIGH COURT

Madras High Court says it is the duty of the center as well as state government to have a comprehensive and joint action plan to identify and assess patients suffering from mental illness and pro...

Students dying of suicide due to pressure of NEET Exam

Tamil Nadu launched the Anti-NEET bill stating that this year it will not be the admission criteria to medical courses rather will be based on class XIIth marks. In lieu of this decision, 3 stude...

COVID-19 AND MENTAL HEALTH : LANCET STUDY

A study published in the journal Lancet Regional Health-Americas reported that 42 percent of the total participants in the study were the victim of mild psychological distress and 10 percent of p...

DANCE AND MOVEMENT THERAPY: A CATALYST IN MENTAL WELL-BEING

A study conducted by (STARC) on exploring dance and movement therapies to help address mental trauma among the refugees. The study shows positive results as dance and body movement therapies not ...

“Y-BREAK” AT WORKPLACE

Dr. Munjpara Mahendrabhai, Minister of State for Ayush and Woman & Child Development requested people of our country to adopt a “Y-BREAK” to reduce stress and improves our productivity at the...

SMART WATCHES AND MENTAL HEALTH

Smartwatches are also called life-saving gadgets. They have changed the world and have made it so much easier to keep a track of bodily changes such as heartbeat and are especially very convenien...

WHO REPORT ON DEMENTIA

WHO published a report named “Global status report on the general public health response to dementia” emphasizing the problem of Dementia worldwide. Dementia is a loss of memory that affects ...

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...