Mental health


  • 9 signs your child has a gaming disorder

    As many as five per cent of young people are addicted to gaming. Here’s how you can tell if your child is in danger of such an addition, which a leading health specialist says has similarities to drug and alcohol issues. 
  • 43% of Aussie youths say mental health is their top concern

    New findings from Mission Australia show that mental health concerns, including coping with stress, are the number one issue for teenagers aged between 15 and 19, and such concern has doubled in the past three years. 
  • 3 bad habits to avoid on Melbourne Cup Day

    It may be the race that stops the nation, but it’s also an annual event that amplifies potentially destructive habits that wreak havoc on our overall wellbeing, according to a clinical psychologist.
  • Humans have two brains, and they’re both important

    University of Newcastle researcher Dr Vincent Candrawinata has confirmed that humans have two brains, both of which play a critical role in our body’s overall function, wellbeing and behaviour.