Mental Health

Egypt organizes cycling marathon to spread awareness on adolescent mental health

Fri, 27 Aug 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced the launch of a cycling marathon this Friday morning as part of spreading awareness on mental health concepts among adolescents, coinciding with the start of the year of adolescent mental 2021/2022.

Egypt country with positive Mental Health Initiatives for Women: World Bank Report

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 12:58 GMT

Al-Mashat noted that while the world was taken aback by the COVID-19 pandemic’s health and global economic crisis, many households around the world struggled financially and this was coupled with health anxieties creating increased mental stress.

34 officials of Khanka Hospital to be tried over death of 10 patients

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 - 10:57 GMT

A total of 34 officials of Khanka Mental Health Hospital were referred Tuesday, Oct. 30 to an urgent trial for dereliction of duty that led to the death of 10 patients.

Facebook, Instagram announce new time limit tool

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 10:21 GMT

Both these tools can be accessed via settings; ‘Your Time on Facebook’ for Facebook and ‘Your Activity’ for Instagram.

25% of Egyptians suffer from mental health issues: survey

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 05:57 GMT

The study showed the prevalence of anxiety and depression disorders.

Family decision-makers in medical crises benefit from emotional support

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 - 05:30 GMT

Family members may be less traumatized and make better decisions when they receive support from healthcare workers, a study suggests.

‘Star Wars’ lead actress warns social media is bad for mental health

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 - 02:46 GMT

English actress Daisy Ridley, who portrays Rey in the new “Star Wars” trilogy, has openly discussed her skepticism of social media.

Stop sabotaging your future with your negative self-talk

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 11:02 GMT

Self-talk creates reality. Negative self-talk can lower your self-confidence, self-esteem and happiness, keeping you from accomplishing your goals.

You should not be eating alone: Study

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 08:22 GMT

A new study shows that eating alone might be actually harming you.

Children behavior management workshop at The Wellness Hub

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 08:24 GMT

The Wellness Hub will be hosting a workshop that will be giving parents tips on how to manage children’s behavior problems.

‘Cosmic Love’ aka the friend-zone

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 01:12 GMT

An in-depth look at Florence + the Machine's depiction of unrequited love through their song "Cosmic Love."

How global warming affects your health

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Global warming is not just a futuristic threat; it is also a present day struggle.

Empathy for successful relationships

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Empathy is the key element to having emotional intelligence. It is being aware of the feelings and emotions of other people.

Sharp rise seen in self-harm among young teen girls

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 - 12:15 GMT

Reports of self-harm jumped nearly 70 percent among younger teen girls in the UK between 2011 and 2014.

‘Break the Silence’: A new mental health awareness movement

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 06:45 GMT

Founded on October 16 by the Canada-based musician, "Break the Silence" strives to end the stigma surrounding mental health in Egypt.

Quick fix for self-confidence using body language tricks

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 03:06 GMT

Most people aren’t aware that 60 percent of our communication lies in our body language. In other words, it’s not what you say, but how you say it.

What is the deal with Facebook suicide posts?

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 - 12:18 GMT

We live in a country where we have a lot of suicidal cases that we do not know about until we see it on social media.

500 Days of Summer: A Relationship Guide

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 12:25 GMT

“500 Days of Summer” offers three important tips on relationships.

et Guide: how to overcome low self-esteem

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 07:30 GMT

Eight tips on how to overcome low self-esteem.

Three men express their suicidal thoughts on Facebook

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 04:41 GMT

The Facebook posts have since gone viral on social media, breaking taboos on suicide and mental health.