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World-first mobile app to help ease OCD

Almost 500,000 Australians suffer from OCD. It's hoped this mobile app will help them navigate the frustrating and life-disrupting challenges.
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Greater Mental Health Risk For Sexual Minorities

Lesbian, gay and bisexual adults have a higher prevalence of psychological distress.
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The mental health impact of racism

Repeated racial attacks lead to genuine fear and anxiety.
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Parents Of Preemies Often Encounter Anxiety

Australian study shows the need for support services.

Comics More Likely To Die Young: Australian Research

The stress of meeting expectations can be no laughing matter.
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Virtual reality the new weapon against anxiety

Canadian researchers have set out to prove that virtual reality can generate a peaceful state-of-mind.