One patient with schizophrenia - whose mathematical genius was being eroded by medicine to treat his condition - taught me a tough lesson about recovery in psychiatric medicine
A quarter of suicides occur within three months of discharge from hospital, a major study in Scotland has found.
In the current BBC series, Sherlock Holmes solves his crimes as much through his powers of recall as deduction. Here's how to apply them to your degree
Inmates due to be freed should have face-to-face hearings – but there are not enough officers to go round
Sleep 'placebo' improves brain function, researchers have found
The gifted young dancer became obsessed with the internet, sharing pictures of her self-harm on the blogging website Tumblr
The suspect did not attack anyone else, but is not cooperating with investigators
Those who place a high level of importance on spirituality and religion were found to have thicker cortices in the areas normally associated with thinning in people at risk, than those who did not
Study finds that people tend to drop old friends when new ones are made - keeping our inner circle constant
Inflated praise can lead to kids retreating into their shell - and worry they will have to reach the same standard in future tasks
Panic is beginning to set in as third-years across the country start to realise just how many words are actually in "12,000 words"
Uruguay seems determined to create a legal marijuana market despite warnings from educators, psychiatrists and pharmacists of dangerous side effects.
Footage of police interviews with 28-year-old shows him saying: ‘may Allah forgive me if I acted in a way that is displeasing to Him’
University campuses up and down the country went quiet for a second time in only six weeks, after academics, lecturers and support staff once again went out on strike yesterday.
Young boy with mental disorders has been chained by his family in rural China for years
A further 19 hospitals are to have their links with disgraced television presenter Jimmy Savile investigated, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said today.