For Kids, Chronic Illness May Trigger Mental Health Issues

MONDAY, Jan. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- When children learn they have a long-term illness, such as diabetes or epilepsy, they're likely to suffer emotionally, too, a small study finds.

Women Seem More Prone to Winter Blues

MONDAY, Jan. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The increase in depressive symptoms brought on by winter seems to occur more often in women than men, a new study finds.

Take Your Houseplant to Work Day

MONDAY, Jan. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Do you often feel grumpy at work? Sometimes a small change in your surroundings can have a big effect on your mood.

Severe Bullying Tied to Mental Health Woes in Teens

MONDAY, Jan. 15, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Teens who were severely bullied as children are at increased risk for mental health problems and suicide attempts, a Canadian study finds.

Health Tip: Perform Regular Skin Checks

(HealthDay News) -- Many skin cancers can be found early if you perform regular skin checks at home, the American Cancer Society says.

Health Tip: 5 Ways to Increase Self-Confidence

(HealthDay News) -- Do you have lingering feelings of self-doubt, insecurity and incompetence, despite evidence that you are skilled and successful?