A team of scientists pinpointed 17 genetic tweaks, or SNPs (pronounced “snips”), that appear to be tied to MDD
Figures have almost tripled since records first began being recorded in 1993
Survey comes shortly after ONS figures show student suicides in England and Wales are at their highest level since 2007
I recall phoning the crisis team once, and the nurse who answered was concerned that I might make a suicide attempt that night. 'I’m not afraid to say that I care,' she said. The phrase was interesting because it implied that there was a fear among mental health professionals of appearing to care about someone
'It goes beyond just negligence,' her lawyer says
'What's most upsetting is those who comment that I must be desperate to get married, a prostitute or a complete airhead'
Early memories are powerful in shaping the adults that we become, and cultural differences in parenting style may have an impact on what we remember
Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield says professionals must be 'acutely aware' of behaviour
Why do young people prefer to approach friends, rather than their parents, with mental health-related issues?
Rebel MPs need to get behind Corbyn and get back to work holding the Government to account over the continuing mental health crisis
The Labour leadership unveiled its new Shadow Cabinet line up on Tuesday with a reduced team of 25, down from 31
The 51-year-old has been crowned champion jockey on six occasions and has ridden 16 British classic winners
Figures recently issued by the Office for National Statistics have shown that there were 130 suicides among both nation's full-time students aged 18 and over in 2014, with the number considerably higher among men. With the student suicide rate at its highest in nearly 10 years we asked university students about their struggle, how much help is available to them and how they manage they deal with the pressure of everyday student life.
Professor's comments come just weeks after ONS figures show student suicides are at an all-time high since 2007
All my life, I wanted to be a dad. But despite wanting nothing more, despite my heart aching for it, when going through my depression, I just couldn’t imagine it
Hollywood films such as Rain Man and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape have introduced neurotypical audiences to the complex condition that is autism (with the help on non-autistic actors). But on Autistic Pride Day, those living with it speak for themselves, and celebrate the unique way that autism affects each of them.