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Changemaker girl helps teens tackle depression

While most children her age spend time partying or preparing for exams, this 16-year-old from the city has taken on teenage depression — an increasing concern for many.

published on : 12th December 2018

Fishermen told not to venture into sea for next three days due to oncoming depression

Meanwhile, the five-day forecast shows that Chennai would start receiving rainfall from Thursday, coupled with thunderstorm activity.

published on : 11th December 2018

Another cyclone? Depression likely to approach north Tamil Nadu

Numerical weather models are indicating that conditions are favourable for the system to intensify into a cyclonic storm and impact north TN around December 15-16.

published on : 11th December 2018

Internet therapy platforms may help fight depression

A study published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research focused on those applications that provide treatment with cognitive behavioural therapy, a form of psychotherapy.

published on : 9th December 2018

Brain zapping may alleviate depression

Previous studies have explored deep brain stimulation (DBS) for mood disorders, but its success depends critically on target selection.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Depressed girl ends life over ill health  

A 15-year-old girl committed suicide after returning from the school in Thyamagondlu near Nelamangala on Thursday.

published on : 1st December 2018

Met predicts moderate to very heavy rains in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for next 48 hours

Rains have already begun to lash the eastern and central parts of the State with Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Villupuram among the districts that experienced rainfall.

published on : 21st November 2018

Video chats can fight depression in older adults 

Those who used email, instant messaging or social media platforms like Facebook had virtually the same rate of depressive symptoms compared with adults who did not use any communication technology.

published on : 21st November 2018

Tamil Nadu, Puducherry likely to receive heavy rains in next 24 hours

Kancheepuram, Puducherry, Villupuram, Cuddalore, Thiruvannamalai, Nagapattinam, Karaikal, Ariyalur among others districts have been predicted to receive heavy rainfall.

published on : 20th November 2018

Spinning charkha helps improve mental health: Study 

According to the research conducted for over a month on 30 individuals, 10 to 18 years of age, spinning a charkha every day had positive and soothing effects on the participants.

published on : 20th November 2018

Social isolation increases death risk

Social isolation has been linked to higher mortality in studies comprising mostly white adults, yet associations among black adults are unclear.

published on : 17th November 2018

How to tackle pre-wedding blues

Shreyasi Ghosh, Content Head, The Wedding Brigade and Saket Nath Tiwari, Psychiatrist, share their thoughts on the importance of mental health and dealing with pre-wedding blues.

published on : 15th November 2018

Obesity may cause depression even in absence of health issues

The research, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, showed that the psychological impact of being overweight causes depression, rather than associated illnesses such as diabetes.

published on : 14th November 2018

Tamil Nadu likely to welcome monsoon rains with Cyclone ‘Ghaja’

According to the Regional Meteorological Centre, the cyclonic depression is expected to bring rain in the State.

published on : 11th November 2018

Over-usage of social media causes depression and loneliness: Study

The participants in the study included students from the University of Pennsylvania

published on : 10th November 2018
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