Tampa Bay Hospitals See Increase In Children With Mental Health IssuesHospitals all over the Tampa Bay Area are seeing an increase in the number of adolescents being admitted for mental health issues and suicidal thoughts.
Health Experts Highlight 'Holiday Depression' Amid PandemicThe holidays are typically known for gathering, fun, and celebration. But it’s not always like that for everyone according to local health experts. As the winter months roll around, typically, so does seasonal depression.
New Study: Physician 'Burnout' Contributing To Increase In Suicide RatesThe COVID-19 pandemic has brought on a troubling trend, a rise in suicides among physicians and now their families are asking for more protection and treatment options for doctors during the pandemic. Newly released data shows cases of burnout in healthcare are skyrocketing.
Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Suffering From Underfunding In FloridaSince COVID-19, of course traditional patient care has changed. McKinnon says in January, the CFBHN provided about 1,158 telehealth services, and by the end of April, they provided more than 54,000 telehealth service calls.
Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report WarnsHealth professionals are issuing a disturbing warning about common medications after finding that hundreds of drugs are putting people at risk of developing depression.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
How Common Is Depression?Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Video Games Being Developed To Target Depression, AnxietyPsychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.
Study: Depression Found In PreschoolersA new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.
Study: Suicides More Likely To Occur After MidnightAccording to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.
Dealing With Mental Illness In Our Homes, An Expert Weighs InDr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.