Behavioral Health

Suicide rate among middle-aged Americans on the rise 
Suicide rate among middle-aged Americans on the rise
Deaths from suicides have exceeded deaths from vehicle crashes in recent years, says a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Recognizing the signs of childhood sexual abuse 
Recognizing the signs of childhood sexual abuse
It’s a sensitive topic, but childhood sexual abuse is too common to ignore. Here’s seven tips every parent should know.
What motivates “The Biggest Loser” Danni Allen  Featured
What motivates “The Biggest Loser” Danni Allen
Danni Allen, winner of NBC’s “The Biggest Loser,” shares what motivates her and gives some heartfelt advice on how others can live healthier lifestyles.
Fame may lead to shorter life, study says 
Fame may lead to shorter life, study says
New research shows that being in the spotlight may actually take years off of your life.
Signs of an abusive relationship  Featured
Signs of an abusive relationship
One in five women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime according to The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Know what to look for and how you can help.
In the wake of tragedy, how should we talk to our children? 
In the wake of tragedy, how should we talk to our children?
Kids can be overwhelmed by news of tragic events like those unfolding in Boston. Mental health experts offer tips on how adults can help them cope.
Boston Marathon explosions put states on high alert 
Boston Marathon explosions put states on high alert
After a pair of bombs ripped through the streets of Boston as runners crossed the finish line during the Boston Marathon, several big cities are now on high alert. Our experts provide insight on healing after a national crisis.