PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — About 11 percent of adolescents in the United States have an episode of depression by age 18. “A combination of medicine and therapy can be effective, and in certain circumstances, either medicine […]
Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
A day after actor and comedian Robin Williams took his own life, many are still talking about how a man known for his laughter could have been so overcome by depression.
Oscar winning actor Robin Williams was found dead of an apparent suicide in his Tiburon home Monday, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Department.
Wilkinsburg Police are trying to find a missing woman.
Pittsburgh Police say a missing 17-year-old has now been located.
To treat depression, people usually take pills.
Winter weather is not just tough on our cars, roads and pipes, it can also take a toll on our bodies and minds.
It happens every year around this time. Cabin fever sets in and people seem to be a little edgier. With the seemingly constant cold temperatures and snow this winter people’s moods seem worse than usual.
Psychiatrist Dr. Patton Van Nickell with Allegheny General Hospital joined KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway to identify if you just have the winter blues or something more and how to deal with it.
Police are looking for a missing Pitt grad student.
The holidays can be a difficult time for people struggling with depression or substance abuse.
A recent study says both work equally well.
The family of a mental health patient at UPMC McKeesport who killed herself is speaking out.
One security guard has been fired and another guard and a nurse suspended.
A suspended Allegheny County police officer, charged in several road rage incidents, is now out of jail but he’s not exactly a free man.