Monday, December 6, 2021

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Keep a tab on social media use, mental health group warns amid hike in suicides

While social media can be useful for keeping in touch with loved ones during the pandemic, Malaysians are warned against 'pointlessly surfing'.

Prolonged lockdowns, money issues behind rise in mental problems

Experts reiterate the importance of getting professional help in the wake of recent worrying findings on mental health in Malaysia.

Pandemic blues see more Malaysians turning to antidepressants

Experts speak of an increase in use of such drugs as Malaysians battle the mental effects of the pandemic as well.

The ‘hidden epidemic’ lurking behind everyday life

Mental health disorders, brought to the fore by the outbreak of Covid-19, are still a taboo topic for many.

465 attempted suicide cases recorded from January to June

This is a drop of 210 cases from the 675 recorded in the same period last year.

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