The pandemic has caused anxiety disorder incidence rates to rise 26%, a global study found. Photograph: iStock

If we were living in an age of anxiety before the global Covid-19 pandemic, we’re surely emerging into an age of super anxiety now. In an analysis of(...)

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A global surge in the number of young people with the complex condition of gender dysphoria has divided professionals on how the medical system can(...)


For as long back as he can remember, Dylan would go to bed at night and pray that he would wake up a boy. “I had no idea. I would have classified him (...)

One in seven children and teenagers is waiting over a year for mental health treatment, according to the Children’s Mental Health Coalition.Photograph: iStockphoto

Anxiety or excessive worrying is a common mental health problem for children and teenagers. A parent’s natural instinct is to want to help their child(...)

The European Court of Justice has issued a judgment in regard to financial aid for higher-level education which is of particular significance for migr(...)