Study Says Lowering Blood Pressure Helps Prevent Mental DeclineLowering blood pressure more than usually recommended not only helps prevent heart problems, it also cuts the risk of mental decline that often leads to Alzheimer's disease, a study found.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
Cyndi Lauper Unveils Report On LGBTQ Youth HomelessnessYears before reaching pop music stardom, Cyndi Lauper was down on her luck, broke and homeless. She talked about her experience while unveiling a nationwide report on youth homelessness.
Acting VA Secretary Calls For Changes During Dallas VisitMental health and women’s health are two areas the acting head of the Veterans Administration said Monday in Dallas the agency still needs to change.
Experts Say Too Much Bad News Can Actually Make You SickOur brains are equipped to handle stress relating to trauma. However, constant exposure to trauma can derail our ability to cope and hinder our ability to return to a relaxed state.
Gov. Abbott Supports 2 Gun Rules After ShootingGov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday he could support stronger regulations for gun storage and quicker reporting to law enforcement when a court has determined someone is mentally ill in order to keep them from having weapons.
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.
Texas Mental Health Counselors Waiting Months To Be LicensedFrom a lack of access to treatment to a shortage of beds at state hospitals, advocates say there's a major mental health crisis in Texas. But Consumer Justice found thousands of qualified people who want to help, can't.