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Sri Lankan Newspapers Are Not Following Principles of Good Reporting In Suicides

Sri Lankan Newspapers Are Not Following Principles of Good Reporting In...

A latest study revealed that majority of Sri Lankan newspapers do not follow the principles of good reporting while publishing incidents of self-harming and...
Sri Lanka Has About 200,000 Cannabis Addicts And 50,000 Heroin Addicts

Sri Lanka Has About 200,000 Cannabis Addicts And 50,000 Heroin Addicts

Drug dependence is a state characterized by an overpowering desire or need to continue taking a drug and to obtain it by any means....
new-type-depression

New Type of Depression Found

Thirty percent of patients with depression do not experience an effect on typical antidepressants, and researchers are getting closer to understanding why. What Causes Depression? Scientists think...
The Burnout Among A/L Students Are High In Sri Lanka

The Burnout Among A/L Students Are High In Sri Lanka –...

Study found that the burnout prevalence among grade thirteen students /Advanced level students in the Sri Lanka is high and most of the significant...
Delayed Depressive And Anxiety Morbidity of Dengue Fever is From Sri Lanka

World’s First Study On Delayed Depressive And Anxiety Morbidity of Dengue...

Although the physical consequences of dengue are well documented, delayed psychological co-morbidities are not well studied to date. There have been case reports of psychiatric...
EEGs can Accurately Predict Autism During Early Life

EEGs can Accurately Predict Autism During Early Life

Inexpensive EEGs, which measure brain electrical activity, can accurately predict or rule out autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in infants, even in some as young...
Teach Language to Your Child

Best Period for Teach Language to Your Child

A great deal of evidence suggests that it is more difficult to learn a new language as an adult than as a child, which...
One doctor commits suicide in the U.S. every day -

One Doctor Commits Suicide in The U.S. Every day

One doctor commits suicide in the U.S. every day -- the highest suicide rate of any profession. And the number of doctor suicides --...
Suicide rate in srilanka

Sri Lanka is The No.1 Country for Suicides – WHO Statistics...

Sri Lanka Police and the World Health Organization recently published the suicide rate in Sri Lanka for 2017. The result is that, Sri Lanka is...

World Autism Awareness Day on April 2

World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) aims to put a spotlight on the hurdles that people with autism – and others living with autism –...

Doctors remove 2kg ball of Hair from a girl’s abdomen –...

The mother of a seven-year-old girl was in for a shock when doctors told her the cause of her abdominal pain and bouts of...

Footsteps to Freedom II: Walking hand in hand towards better mental...

In 1995, Sri Lanka reported an approximate 47 deaths by suicide per day for every 100,000 persons. Over two decades later, the country reports...
Katie Morbey is raising money for a mental health placement in Sri Lanka

Kenilworth student raising money for mental health placement in Sri Lanka

A Kenilworth student is raising money to head to Sri Lanka this summer to help patients with their mental health as part of her...

Teenage indonesian boy lays eggs in last two years

Teenage boy, 14, lays an EGG in front of baffled doctors - and he says he's squeezed out nearly two dozen over the last...

Nearly half of Sri Lankan doctors are not aware of symptoms...

Recent research study has found that nearly half of doctors in Sri Lanka unaware of the symptoms of autism and fail to recognize the...
Early childhood adversities linked to health problems in tweens, teens

Early childhood adversities linked to health problems in tweens, teens

Adverse experiences in childhood — such as the death of a parent, growing up in poverty, physical or sexual abuse, or having a parent...
Depression tied to shorter lifespan

Depression tied to shorter lifespan – Canadian study

  Studies have shown depression to be associated with shortened life expectancy.There are 3 gaps in our understanding of the association between depression and mortality...
Accident & Emergency Care Training_Pre Intern

Compulsory Accident & Emergency Care Scenario Training for Pre Intern -Updated

The Ministry of Health is committed to provide a comprehensive Health care Service to all the victims of Accidents and emergency conditions, since it...
The Way We Are Living Is Killing Us

The Way We Are Living Is Killing Us

It is a common experience to feel that our body has let us down when we get sick. We may feel it is broken...

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