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Children falling prey to psychological issues due to second Covid wave: Experts

June 28, 2021 7:46 pm

The lockdown, severity of the second wave of coronavirus and fear of infection are the major reasons for the arrested development of children, experts said

Does being overweight or obese take a toll on your mental health? Here's what a psychiatrist says

April 09, 2021 4:12 pm

Recent research by S Luhar and colleagues from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine forecasts that by the year 2040, nearly 30.5 per cent of Indian men and 9.5 per cent of women will be overweight, and 27.4 per cent Indian men and 13.9 per cent women obese

NIMHANS trains 5,000 members as mental health community workers in Bengaluru

September 05, 2019 4:23 pm

Most of those trained as community health workers come from different walks of life including IT employees, homemakers, and cab or auto-rickshaw drivers.

How psychological stress affects vision

June 20, 2018 4:49 pm

A recent study published in the EPMA Journal states that psychological stress which is usually a consequence for loss of vision also acts as a contributor to it. Stress reduction and relaxation should be recommened as treatments for vision loss.

Goal conflict linked to depressive symptoms

May 28, 2018 4:26 pm

People with poorer mental health are more likely to report that their personal goals hinder one another. These goals generate conflict which can contribute to psychological distress.

Pak-born daughter of Alla Rakha grapples with mental problems

July 26, 2013 1:18 am

Pakistan-born daughter of Indian tabla maestro Ustad Alla Rakha has fallen on hard times,grappling with psychological problems and living in solitude since her only son was murdered eight years ago

Excessive mobile use leads to psychological problems: Study

May 14, 2013 3:07 am

A study by PGI doctors suggests that there is a close association between excessive mobile usage by young adults and their suffering from psychological problems like depression,loneliness and low self-esteem.

Husband suspect in actress murder

October 26, 2012 3:42 am

The police investigating the murder of model-actress Bidushi Dash,who was found dead in her apartment on Monday,are looking at her husband,Kedar Barde,as the prime suspect

Men who do housework less likely to suffer from psychological problems

September 24, 2012 11:52 am

Levels of psychological distress were higher among men who did less housework.


Rohith Vemula had psychological problems: Muralidhar Rao

January 20, 2016 7:15 am

Hyderabad, Jan 20 (ANI): National General Secretary of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Muralidhar Rao on Wednesday alleged that the Dalit scholar at Hyderabad University committed suicide because he was suffering from psychological problems, not because of any caste issue. He said the letter written by Rohith revealed the problems he was going through. He added that making wild allegations against the Narendra Modi-led Government and the ministers was against the ethos, and moreover the allegations were false.