Mental health

Mind over matter: Sensing your brain waves

Noida-resident Ria Rustagi got interested in knowing more about the inner workings of the brain after the demise of her sister, Pankhuri in 2016 due to a rare brain infection.

published on : 20th June 2022

Experts advise parents to value child, not results

Class 10, 12 results out today, parents told to be cautious with words & keep an eye on kids

published on : 20th June 2022

Socially isolated people have differently wired brains and poorer cognition: Study

Tackling loneliness, a strong set of thinking abilities throughout life, called "cognitive reserve", can be built up by keeping the brain active.

published on : 19th June 2022

Navigating the road 'stress' travelled

A new medical study has confirmed that stress can make us become more greedy, selfish, less affectionate, and distracted, all at once.

published on : 19th June 2022

1 in 8 people live with mental disorders, numbers rose after Covid: WHO report

The landmark report also highlighted the 'enormous' economic consequences of mental health conditions, saying that productivity losses significantly outstrip the direct costs of care.

published on : 17th June 2022

Underneath the glitz and glamour

Designers from the city open up to CE about the darker side of the fashion industry and how they cope with it all.

published on : 15th June 2022

Spotlight on mental health after teen kills mother who rebuked him for PUBG addiction

A doctor advised elders and parents to impart knowledge of the harmful effects of electronic games to their children and encourage them to take part in physical activities instead.

published on : 12th June 2022

MP: Bodies of couple, their son found hanging; daughter survives

It happened in Kathua Gurjar village, some 50 kms from the district headquarters, under Gohad police station area, Sub Divisional Officer of Police (SDOP) Rajesh Singh Rathore said.

published on : 11th June 2022

Maharashtra: Civil service aspirant commits suicide after failing to clear UPSC exam

Blesson Puddu Chako, a resident of Jaripatka area in Nagpur, hanged himself from a ceiling fan using a bed sheet when he was alone at his home on Sunday, they said.

published on : 7th June 2022

How Young India thinks

In a world ravaged by war, climate crisis and the pandemic, young ones across the small towns and  metros of India are clear about their aspirations and demands from their country

published on : 29th May 2022

Post-Covid mental health cases increased, says expert

Citing data, Dr Desai said 25 percent of psychiatric disorders are reported globally, as compared to 50 percent in the US alone. India reports 10-12 percent of psychiatric disorders.

published on : 28th May 2022

Rajasthan: Bodies of three sisters, their kids found in well; two of the women were pregnant

They used to live in Meeno ka Mohalla. They had left home on the pretext of going to a market on May 25, the police said.

published on : 28th May 2022

Another model found dead in Kolkata, second incident in three days

Manjusha Niyogi's body was sent to a hospital for post-mortem examination to ascertain the cause of death, a police officer said.

published on : 27th May 2022

Mentally-ill woman lived with dead mother for days  

Two back to back incidents in the city have exposed the vulnerability of families where elderly parents are left to fend for themselves with dependent children suffering from mental problems.  

published on : 25th May 2022

In a first, Youth Policy lays stress on mental health

Focus on 15 to 29 age group; final policy likely by June 15  

published on : 19th May 2022
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