Suicide Survivor Becomes Youngest Face Transplant Recipient In U.S.Katie Stubblefield was just 18 when she put the barrel of her brother's .308-caliber hunting rifle below her chin and pulled the trigger. She survived, but the injury resulted in the loss of her face.
Elementary School Opens Meditation Room To 'Replace Behaviors'"It's not punishing students; it's helping them to replace behaviors they don't want to have as a response to certain situations."
Can Eating The Right Foods Help Boost Your Mental Health?Sticking to certain foods and a healthy diet isn't just good for your physical health, it may also have a positive impact on your mental state.
Metal-Eating Cook County Jail Inmate Cost Taxpayers Millions Of DollarsA Cook County Jail inmate who swallows any metal objects he can find has cost taxpayers millions of dollars.
2 Officers From Same District Die, Two Days ApartFor the second time this week, a Chicago police officer from the same district has died
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents endured and the behavioral issues their own children develop.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
"Gaming Disorder" Recognized As A Mental Health ConditionCompulsively playing video games now qualifies as a mental health condition, according to World Health Organizations.
Depression And Suicide: What Signs To Look ForAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9.8 million American adults seriously thought about suicide in 2016.
The Warning Signs Of Suicide – And How To Get Help"One of the things we keep coming back to when these surprising events happen is you never know what is in somebody's head."
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Man Tried To Drown Himself, Now Suing Police Who Saved His LifeA Virginia pool worker, who tried to drown himself during a bipolar episode, is now suing the police officers and lifeguard who saved him because they allegedly took too long to do it.
Report: Police Not Reporting People Who Shouldn't Own GunsFerguson recommended Chicago police officials train officers on the reporting requirements and make the forms accessible for officers.
Gun Control Advocates Look To SpringfieldGun control advocates are now focused on lawmakers at the state level because no one expects changes in gun laws from Washington.
Mental Health Advocates Hold National Summit In ChicagoOlympian Michael Phelps was among more than 50 speakers taking the stage Tuesday at The Kennedy Forum Annual Meeting, hoping to end some of the stigma surrounding mental illness.