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What is the confidentiality clause between a patient and doctor? Experts answer

August 08, 2020 6:00 pm

Here's what experts say on the importance of the confidentiality clause.

Matters of the mind: The Made in India attitude

August 07, 2020 10:50 am

It is our internalised self-doubt, collective lack of national esteem, lack of faith in our own abilities and severe indiscipline that allows this force that is India, to be undermined

Building 'emotional immunity' in times of COVID-19

August 06, 2020 3:05 pm

A sound immune system will not only protect you from pathogens, instead, it creates ways to improve your condition when you are sick

Hypomania: All you need to know

August 04, 2020 1:52 pm

"A hypomanic does not feel like taking rest, is highly energetic all the time, and classically, there is a decreased need for sleep" says Dr Prashant Dash, MBBS, MD Medicine, MBA, chief medical director, DocOnline

Is text messaging being accepted as a form of mental health therapy?

August 02, 2020 4:10 pm

While in lockdown people may not find it easy to schedule a face-to-face session with their therapist, a new study has suggested they can use texting to bridge the gap.

Students’ mental health can be improved through breathing, Yale study finds

July 31, 2020 8:00 pm

Life altering decisions, financial responsibilities, moving away from home, are just a few examples of what could cause mental health issues in students

Matters of the mind: Swinging from one crisis to the next, there may be chance for a revolution

July 31, 2020 10:50 am

Emotional arousal in the current times is so high, that it is guiding our attention to incidents that are a trigger. Crisis is multiplying because we are mentally attending to it. Emotions are impacting our perceptions, attention, memory and decision-making

Paying increased attention to sad faces likely to develop depression in teenagers: Study

July 29, 2020 6:29 pm

The study examined the impact of adolescents' sustained attention to facial displays of emotion on individual differences in both mood reactivity to real-world stress and physiological reactivity to a laboratory-based stressor

This 28-year-old woman is running a mental health platform for specialised therapy at Rs 300 only

July 29, 2020 4:40 pm

Affordability has always been a challenge when it comes to seeking therapy for mental health issues

Taking a break from social media? Keep these things in mind

July 28, 2020 1:20 pm

If you are someone who ends up spending a lot of time mindlessly scrolling through various social media apps, you may like to consider a social media detox


Six women journalists accuse union minister MJ Akbar of sexual harassment

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

At least 6 women journalists, who have previously worked with MJ Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, accused him of sexual harassment during his time as a journalist and editor.