Student athletes can face unique mental health challenges that affect their performance, and their lives. Student athletes affected by mental illness have started an initiative aimed at helping others cope with the stress of combining competition and education.
Canadians are stressed out about having to care for older family members at a time when an aging population means more people will require such care, says a new report by the Mental Health Commission of Canada.
It's been more than five years since Victoria Miller received a diagnosis that changed her life. In 2008, after a frightening bout of depression, doctors diagnosed her with bipolar disorder. Rather than let the diagnosis define her, Miller is learning to live -- and flourish -- with the illness.