Researchers say they found a way to tell from a person’s blood how severe their depression is, the risk of developing severe depression in the future and the risk of future bipolar disorder.
As the trial of Derek Chauvin enters its third week of testimony, some people are finding the proceeding emotionally draining.
New data shows that in 2019, Minnesota reported 830 suicides, the highest annual count ever recorded in the state.
Spring is the perfect time to do a little spring cleaning for your mental health. Miriam Cameron, a Tibetan medicine expert and professor at the U of M's Earl B. Bakken Center for Spirituality and Healing, joined the Buzz with advice to take on three mental poisons, greed, anger and confusion. For more ideas and tips, Miriam is out with a new book, "Tibetan-Medicine and You: A Path to Wellbeing, Better Health, and Joy."
One year after the coronavirus pandemic shut down schools nationwide, a CDC survey released Thursday shows that remote learning has taken a toll on the mental and physical health of both parents and children.
A Spanish political party’s proposal for an experimental four-day workweek was accepted by Spain’s government, which is hoping to help the country achieve a better work/life balance.
Coon Rapids police say two of their officers shot and injured an armed man who was reportedly having mental health issues Monday afternoon.
The pandemic has shined a light on the mental health crisis in this country. Now, the Minnesota Vikings are taking a leading role in putting awareness and solutions in the forefront.
A new doctor is taking the helm at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation at an all-important time.
According to the Department of Corrections, in the last five years there have been 63 deaths in Minnesota county jails, 33 were suicides.
Governor Tim Walz announced that Minnesota is opening four new call centers for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in an effort to provide more mental health support to residents.
Among the unintended consequences of lockdowns brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic has been a spike in drug addiction.
A former running back for the Minnesota Gophers who survived a suicide attempt has now reached his fundraising goal to launch an organization for people in similar situations.
It was not the first time law enforcement was called to help Nekeya Moody during a mental health crisis, but it would be the last.
Minnesota Congressman Tom Emmer and Senator Amy Klobuchar are teaming up on a bill to help sexual assault victims.
Family and friends are pushing to keep a K-9 with his handler after the officer retired in Corcoran, Minnesota.
M Health Fairview is creating a new kind of clinic to get people struggling with mental illness the help they need faster.
New Year’s resolutions will likely be a challenge during the pandemic, so one Minnesota mental health expert offered tips on how people can stay the course.
After each of them suffered a loss in 2020, two mothers from Blaine, Minnesota are putting a focus on mental health for kids during the pandemic.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is working with a national nonprofit to fight the "silent epidemic" of youth and young adult suicide.