The dangers of COVID-19 go beyond the physical risks, especially for those with psychiatric health needs.
An unusual syndrome connects grief and stress to cardiac damage. Discoveries about its physiology reveal a complex connection to the brain.
For nurses and doctors, abuse from patients is just part of the job. But as attacks mount, hospitals are trying to defuse the tension.
Researchers debate the link between marijuana and mental illness.
The first issue of Proto looked at the genetic roots of mental illness. What’s happened since then?
Psychiatrist Paul Appelbaum talks about the factors that can contribute to violent behavior.
A brief history of the observation and study of PTSD
When troubled kids erupt, the traditional view calls for tougher parenting. A new approach substitutes skill building for punishment.