Famous personalities who grappled with autism

Famous personalities who grappled with autism

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) refers to a range of neurodevelopmental disorders that can lead to impaired social interactions, along with communication and language problems. The symptoms of the disease may range from severe handicap to lesser behavioral issue. The patient may also exhibit repetitive and rigid behavior. Read more

ADHD kids suffer from sleep problems: Study

ADHD kids suffer from sleep problems: Study

The importance of sleep cannot be understated. But not all are able to enjoy a good eight hours of sleep that can help rejuvenate the body and mind. Quality sleep is imperative for proper mental health, especially during the growing years. But many a times, children also suffer from sleep problems due to various mental health conditions, such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Read more

Environmental noise may worsen cognitive impairment in schizophrenics: Study

Environmental noise may worsen cognitive impairment in schizophrenics: Study

Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder which is believed to disrupt brain development in many ways, making it difficult for a person to differentiate between real and illusionary things. Those who suffer from this condition usually isolate themselves from family and friends and manifest symptoms like delusions, hallucinations, inability to concentrate, along with a surge in negative thoughts and suspicions. Read more

Social media use may cause depression in young adults: Study

Social media use may cause depression in young adults: Study

Social media has undoubtedly transformed the lives of millions by broadening their social connections and making them learn new skills, but its adverse impact on young minds cannot be ignored. In today’s world, social networking is embedded in the social and emotional fabric of the life of the youth. But, somewhere deep within they are subconsciously comparing themselves to friends or feeling the sting of rejection which can lead to “social media depression.”

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