mental health

Study: Less Time With Screens Better For Teens' Mental Health

(CNN) - A new study finds teens who spend more time in extracurricular activities and less time in front of screens have better mental health. The study used self-reported data from more than 28,000 7th  grade students between 2014 and…

Back to School & Mental Health

  While back-to-school will mean something different for all of Georgians this year, we can do some things to support our families and each…

Providing Mental Health Resources to Rural Counties

July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. We speak with the Chief Medical Officer with UnitedHealthCare Georgia who has some mental health advice for those living in rural counties.    …

Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender or identity. Anyone can experience the challenges of mental illness regardless of their background. However, background and identity can make access to…

ICYMI: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Marlena Mumma checked in with St. Francis Emory Healthcare for tips to keep our mind mentally healthy during the pandemic.  

Michael Phelps Opens Up About Mental Health

(CNN) - 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps says the coronavirus pandemic has been "'one of the scariest times" for his mental health. The champion swimmer retired as the most decorated Olympian of all time after Rio 2016. But…

New Website Offers Mental Health Help

(CNN) - There's a new website to address the mental and emotional health challenges created by the global coronavirus pandemic. The pandemic crisis services coalition website aims to help connect those in need with appropriate mental health resources. Until…

Study: Coastal Living Better For Your Mental Health

(CNN) - It's not your imagination, spending time by the ocean is good for your well-being. A new study of 26,000 people found those living closer to England's coastline had better mental health than those who lived further inland.…