If you're feeling gloomy, moody and have low energy, you could have the chronic, mild depression called dysthymia.
Hacker Gary McKinnon's lawyers say Asperger's influenced his actions and that he shouldn’t be charged for hacking military computers.
The daughter of a hoarder describes how her mother's compulsion has shaped her life.
Physical inactivity and smoking are two major risk factors associated with Alzheimer’s disease in the United States.
Claims that pharmaceutical companies play an enormous role in deciding what causes mental illness and how those illnesses should be treated.
Rachel Shteir's exhaustive new book traces shoplifting through the ages, and examines theories behind why people steal.
Growing evidence suggests environmental factors may play larger role than genetics as cause of autism.
A new $125 million project called Comprehensive Soldier Fitness will instill psychological strength in soldiers in the same way it teaches physical fitness.
A new book by the author of "The Men Who Stare at Goats" explores the world of psychopathy and exposes the "madness industry."
Four South Korean students have committed suicide lately. Some blame a tuition policy that penalizes students who don't get high grades.