Feeling young could slow down brain ageing: Study

Feeling young could slow down brain ageing: Study

Seoul, July 5 (IANS): Besides improving your physical and mental health, feeling younger can also slow down the rate of brain ageing, finds a study.   The findings showed that elderly people who feel younger than their age show fewer signs of brain ageing, compared with those who feel their age or older than their […]

80 genes that trigger depression identified

80 genes that trigger depression identified

London, April 16 (IANS): Nearly 80 genes that could be linked to depression have been identified, a finding that adds to the evidence that it is partly a genetic disorder, say scientists.   Depression, a common mental disorder, is the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide.   According to the latest estimates from […]

How to have Positive Mental Health in the workplace

Nukshi Esther Imsong Director/Founder (IPCER) Institute of Psychology Counseling and Educational Research   World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10 every year, with the main objective of raising awareness of mental health issues and mobilizing efforts in support of better mental health every area by all the individual .This year World Health Organization […]

Mental Health and Its Misconceptions

Mental Health and  Its Misconceptions

Marilyn Monroe is considered to be a pop culture icon. Known for her ‘blonde’ persona, Monroe enjoyed immense success in the 1950s and was considered to be an embodiment of the American Dream. However, people disliked her for her frequent outbursts and mood swings. Crew members and fellow actors of her 1959 film ‘Some Like […]

Raise awareness on mental health

Though, human health is one area where 20th century made significant contribution, we still have a long way to go.  The objective of World Mental Health Day observed on October 10th is to raise awareness of mental health issues & mobilize efforts in support of mental health. Initially when someone or someone close to you […]