(NEW YORK) -- Instagram is accused in two new lawsuits of spurring eating disorders and mental health problems ranging from anxiety and depression to addiction and suicide attempts in teenage girls. The lawsuits -- filed against Meta, the parent company of both Facebook and Instagram... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Three tropical systems are churning in the Atlantic basin that could develop into a tropical storm or tropical depression over the next two days. The closest system to the U.S. is near the Texas coast. It has a 40% chance of strengthening... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the country music world mourns the loss of Naomi Judd, the legendary singer is being remembered for the way she spoke publicly about her battle with mental health, opening up about a struggle that is often kept private. Judd's death at... Read More.
Maren Morris’ next album, Humble Quest, comes on the heels of a global pandemic and the singer’s transition into parenthood. She and her fellow artist husband Ryan Hurd welcomed their son, Hayes, in March 2020. The pandemic forced Maren to prioritize her mental health. “I’m... Read More.
April Simpkins, the mother Former Miss USA Cheslie Kryst, who died from suicide, has released a statement about her daughter's death at age 30. Kryst leapt to her death from a New York City high rise Sunday. The next day, the New York City Office of the... Read More.
After Brothers Osborne’s TJ Osborne came out as gay in early 2021 -- becoming the first country artist signed to a major label to do so -- the support he received help propel the duo towards releasing their song, “Younger Me.” A reflection on the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the mental health of the nation, according to a new study published in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's weekly journal, MMWR. The CDC said that social isolation, coronavirus-related deaths and stress... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tropical depression Fred continues to produce heavy rain across central Cuba as of Saturday morning. Fred is located about 90 miles south of Key West, Florida, and moving northwest at 13 mph. Sustained winds are traveling at 35 mph with higher gusts. Tropical storm... Read More.
The anesthesia medication ketamine is showing increased promise as a treatment for people experiencing depression who haven't found relief with other prescription medications. Though ketamine is known for its recreational use as a party drug, it can also be prescribed legally by doctors. In recent... Read More.
(NOTE CONTENT) On the latest installment of the Facebook Watch docuseries Simone vs. Herself, Simone Biles revealed how she struggled mentally after suffering sexual abuse at the hands of Dr. Larry Nassar, the disgraced former USA Gymnastics team doctor. Biles tearfully reveals, "I was so depressed...I slept... Read More.