Brain & Mental Health

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

A new study looks at risk and protective factors associated with childhood suicide.

Light therapy holds promise for people with bipolar disorder

Light therapy holds promise for people with bipolar disorder

Dr. Raymond Lam explains the growing body of research in this area.

Science says when kids participate in team-based extracurricular activities, they have better mental health

Science says when kids participate in team-based extracurricular activities, they have better mental health

Extracurricular activities that nurture a sense of belonging with peers appear to bolster preteen’s mental health.