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Millennials are experiencing a decline in mental health.

A decline in mental health is having the same effect on millennials that the Vietnam War and the AIDS epidemic did on past generations, new report say...

Studies from 2019 have found that depression and "deaths of despair" are on the rise among millennials.
Major depression disorder, often treated with medication, might also be related to inflammation, new research suggests.

Fish oil and cholesterol-lowering drugs may help ease symptoms of depression

The large analysis finds anti-inflammatory treatments can help boost mental health, but shouldn't be used at the expense of pharmaceuticals.
Millennials' mental health is suffering.

American millennials’ mental and physical health is on the decline — and they’re on track to die faster than Gen X, a new report say...

American millennials are seeing their physical and mental health decline at a faster rate than Gen X did, a Blue Cross Blue Shield study found.
Checking out your date ahead of time is common.

Teens girls who sext may be more likely to be depressed and anxious

An ongoing study found a link between sexting and negative mental health consequences, but frequency of sexting didn't seem to matter.

19-year-old Sarawak swimmer Ayrton Lim found dead at home

Lim specialised in the 50m and 100m breaststroke, and had recently returned from training in Singapore.
Half of millennials have left their job due to mental health reasons.

50% of millennials have left a job for mental-health reasons, a new study found — and it speaks to some of the biggest problems plaguing the ent...

Millennials are "the therapy generation." They're battling various issues: depression, "deaths of despair," unaffordable living costs, and burnout.
Suicide is a leading cause of death in new mothers. A combination of drastic hormone changes, sleep deprivation and isolation contributes to the risks of developing mental health issues after having a baby.

Suicide is a leading cause of death in new moms. A simple text message could help.

Due to sudden hormone changes, lack of sleep and isolation, new mothers are susceptible to developing depression.

Suicide is skyrocketing in young people, and their screens and smartphones have nothing to do with it

Suicide has risen dramatically among young Americans from ages 10 to 24. It's now the second leading cause of death after accidents.
High-sodium diets may be contributing to teen depression.

Teens who eat lots of fast food and avoid fruits and vegetables may be more likely to have depression

Diets high in sodium and low in potassium were associated with poorer mental health, even when accounting for factors like family wealth and BMI.
Antidepressants work by affecting neurotransmitters.

How antidepressants work, according to a psychiatrist

Depression affects millions of Americans and antidepressants are relatively common. We talked to a psychiatrist to find out how they work.