Mental Health Coverage in Health Insurance

Mental Health Coverage in Health Insurance

For a very long time, mental illnesses were not considered to be a serious medical issue in India by the general public. Most people who suffered from mental health conditions did not take them seriously and were hesitant to seek treatment. In more recent years, however, mental illness has become a mainstream topic of discussion due to the extensive awareness campaigns organised by NGOs, hospitals, and internet influencers. More and more insurance companies have started…

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Encouraging a Loved One to Seek Mental Help

Encouraging a Loved One to Seek Mental Help

Last Updated on July 30th, 2022 Mental health issues can severely disrupt an individual’s day-to-day life by making it difficult for them to stay engaged and energized. But despite the many advocacies and rising visibility for those that suffer from mental health issues, a lot of people are still apprehensive about getting professional mental help or treatment. In fact, the World Health Organization notes that only 20 percent of the 264 million people who suffer…

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Addiction & Mental Health Treatment Programs

Addiction & Mental Health Treatment Programs

Last Updated on July 30th, 2022 Even if considered individually, both mental health and addiction have massive consequences that are not limited to an individual in question but severely impact everyone associated with them in innumerable ways. The combination of the two is fatal. As per a report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, about 27 million Americans struggle with some kind of substance abuse and addiction. A 2017 study by the Pew…

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Remedies to Digital Age Physical and Mental Health Problems

Remedies to Digital Age Physical and Mental Health Problems

Last Updated on July 30th, 2022 The last two decades have seen a sea of changes in technology, in the way people communicate and obtain information. A cell phone is no more viewed as just an object to facilitate communication, but it has become a super computer of sorts, enabling you to stay connected to the world. You can talk to others, check your work emails, play games, watch movies, click pictures or look up…

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Ways of Dealing with Depression, For Your Good Mental Health

Ways of Dealing with Depression, For Your Good Mental Health

Last Updated on July 30th, 2022 Everyone goes through “ups” and “downs” in life. But when the “downs” outweigh the “ups” for more than few weeks, it becomes problematic and affects our day-to-day activities. It is easier to say that life is like heartbeat, which needs to go up and down for living, but when we really encounter with problems we do not remember these theories. As a result, many of us becomes victim of…

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