Those with anxiety or depression are also at high risk of premature births.
Police say the singer-actress who had spoken about cyber bullying, had been depressed.
Researchers find device dependency increases risk of feelings of loneliness.
Here are some effective ways to motivate you to be stronger and keep healthy.
Experts say it is common for recovering patients to be afflicted with mental disorders after surviving diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular and respiratory diseases.
Befrienders is a non-profit organisation that provides emotional support 24/7 to the distressed and the suicidal.
Schoolchildren are paying a heavy price for Singapore's success in global education rankings with rising numbers of stress- and anxiety-related cases.
Self pity can be debilitating but you can snap out of it.
Ginger Phoong says mental health awareness among young people is poor in Sabah, and he wants to change this.
Not taking charge of our negative emotions can have devastating effects on us.
Abetting in attempted suicide may be an offence, says the DAP lawyer.
Studies show that older adults who lack companionship and feel lonely are at greater risk of developing diseases or experiencing medical issues.
Nowshad Hasan Himu was suffering from a bout of depression and had been traumatised by the Rana Plaza disaster.
Research shows playing sport is associated with a larger hippocampal volume in both girls and boys, and also fewer symptoms of depression in boys.
New UK research has found that individuals who experience episodes of depression in their 20s, 30s and 40s are more likely to suffer from a worsening memory in their 50s.
Exercise could contribute well to the emotional well-being of an individual and ultimately result in a happier person.
The British study found that generally, older workers, smokers, and those who earned the least with minimal job control were more depressed.
New UK research has found that improving your diet could also improve symptoms of depression.
New US research has found evidence to suggest that keeping active is an effective preventive measure for depression.
A research says seniors can lower their chances of depression in old age by making regular trips out to the cinema, theatre or museums.
The study says 12% of light social media users and 38% of heavy social media users showed signs of having more severe depression.
A diet high in junk food may increase the risk of depression.
Using less social media leads to significant decreases in both depression and loneliness.
Tyson Fury's depression almost drove him to commit suicide.