17-year-old Karnataka boy Lakshit Shakuntala has recently developed a podcast series addressing the increasing mental health problems among youngsters.
According to a AMX India study , nearly 58% of Indian professionals reported that they get anxious to constantly check their work emails every few hours since when remote working started.
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During the initial months of the nationwide lockdown, there was a 21% increase in the time spent on gaming apps which has adveresly affected the physical and mental health of individuals.
Superstitious beliefs and practices along with health-seeking behavior, cultural diversity, and lack of literacy are some of the significant causes behind the mental morbidity rate in India.
Young employee Tarun Sharma shared how his pre-existing mental health issues affected his first job.
PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) is the most common, complex hormone disorder in women, with prevalence of 3-22% in India (10% of adults and 20% of adolescents are suffering from this problem).
Psychology graduate Angel D’ Souza has recently launched ‘Your Sugar Daddy’ the first cafe in Mohali to serve delicious foods and raise mental health awareness.
According to a UNICEF report, around 14% of adolescents (15-24 years) in India are feeling depressed or having little interest in doing things during the ongoing pandemic.
City dwellers in India are at a 40% higher risk of developing depression. Dementia, higher suicide rates, substance use disorders are more common in Indian cities.