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At a mental health awareness programme held in the city, experts speak about its associated stigma.
"Sesame Street," which began airing in 1969, has a long history of tackling topical issues in a way approachable to children.
On World Mental Health Day, here's a look at some popular films remembered for their portrayal of mental illnesses - both good and bad.
HBO will include conversations on relevant scenes from HBO shows that focus on mental health illnesses, starting with scenes from the Lena Dunham show "Girls".
The more personal a loss is, the greater the uncertainty it brings. These changes, sudden or not, can often lead to erratic and confused behaviour.
On World Mental Health Day, doctors said many people choose getting hit by metro trains to kill themselves as it allows them to die with 'minimal pain'.
Many of your traits or emotions could be a result of the trauma that your ancestors went through. It could be war, genocide, poverty, abuse, violence or loss of a loved one, to name a few.
'You are what you eat' an everyday mantra to keep your body healthy is also the mantra to keep you mentally fit, this is the new thinking in the medical community.
According to the Practo Health Insights, mental health has also been one of the topmost concerns for online consultation for people from non-metro cities.
In India, suicide rates are higher in southern states. Suicides rates in Kerala were the highest at 32 about a decade ago.
Though suicide is a global issue, nearly 79 per cent of suicides occur in low and middle-income countries.
Sometimes an unconventional approach is all it takes to help treat patients physically as well as mentally.
The celebrations will also include awareness and sensitisation programmes for children and young adults throughout the World Mental Health week.
Director-general of police, civil supplies, Pradeep Philip called on the sorry state of affairs about mental health.