Holiday Depression and Stress
For many people, the holiday season is a time filled with sadness, self-reflection, loneliness, and anxiety. WebMD offers tips for avoiding holiday depression.
Bipolar Disorder and Self-Injury
Self-injuring can be a symptom of bipolar disorder. WebMD explains the connection.
The Link Between Depression and Other Mental Illnesses
WebMD explains depression's link to anxiety, eating disorders, substance abuse, and other mental illnesses.
Causes of Depression
Depression is a complex disease. WebMD explains what research has discovered about the causes of depression - from genetics to illnesses and medications to major life events.
Rights for People With Mental Illness
WebMD explains the laws that protect people with mental illnesses.
Get the basics about bipolar disorder -- including causes, diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment -- from the experts at WebMD.
Dependent Personality Disorder
WebMD explains Dependent Personality Disorder (DPD), including its causes, symptoms and treatment.
Mental Illness Basics
Answers to basic questions about mental illness.
Recognizing Suicidal Behavior
WebMD explains how to notice signs of suicidal behavior, along with risk factors.
Mental Health and Shared Psychotic Disorder
WebMD explains shared psychotic disorder -- a condition in which an otherwise healthy person shares in the delusions of a person with psychosis -- including its symptoms and treatment.