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Nearly 450 million people are affected by mental illness worldwide. In wealthy nations, just half receive appropriate care, but in developing countries, close to 90 percent go untreated because psychiatrists are in such short supply. Vikram Patel outlines a highly promising approach -- training members of communities to give mental health interventions, empowering ordinary people to care for others.

OpenDyslexic font helps people with dyslexia

OpenDyslexic font helps people with dyslexia

OpenDyslexic, a free-to-use font designed to help people with dyslexia read online content, is gaining favour. OpenDyslexic's characters have been given 'heavy-weighted bottoms' to prevent them from flipping and swapping around in the minds of their readers.

George Michael cancels Australian concerts due to anxiety

George Michael cancels Australian concerts due to anxiety

British pop singer George Michael cancelled his Australian tour on Sunday revealing that he was battling "major anxiety" after a severe bout of pneumonia that he says almost killed him.

When psychiatrists joke