Depression: Do You Know the Symptoms?
Learn about the different signs and symptoms of depression in adults, teens, and children.
Cocaine Use and Its Effects
WebMD examines cocaine use, including how the illegal drug affects the body and brain.
Depression: Offering Support
Trying to offer support to a friend or loved one with depression can be hard. Here are some suggestions about what to do -- and what not to do.
Schizophrenia and Suicide
WebMD explains the connection between suicidal behavior and schizophrenia, including risk factors for suicide among people with schizophrenia and suicide prevention for people with schizophrenia.
What Is Tardive Dyskinesia?
Tardive dyskinesia is a sometimes-permanent side effect of antipsychotic medications.
Schizophrenia: When Do Symptoms Usually Start?
Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder. Find out when symptoms tend to start.
What Is Psychosis?
Psychosis is a set of symptoms that affect the mind. Those who experience it lose touch with reality. Find out what causes psychotic episodes and what treatments might help.
Some people who take drugs to treat schizophrenia and other mental health disorders have uncontrolled, jerky movements of the face and body. It’s called tardive dyskinesia. Find out what causes it and how it's treated.
Schizophrenia and Your Brain
When you have schizophrenia, what goes on inside your brain? Several things, including loss of brain tissue.
What Is Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome?
Drugs used to treat schizophrenia and other mental health illnesses can cause a rare but serious reaction. Learn what neuroleptic malignant syndrome is and how it's treated.