Suicide, whether spontaneous or planned, is a tragic act that has many long and far-reaching impacts.
Tobacco dependence treatment and research are priorities at Yale Medicine; we offer new therapies and clinical trials to help people quit smoking.
Children may benefit from mental health medications, which may be helpful in treating autism, obsessive compulsive disorder or depression.
Marijuana (cannabis) can cause paranoia and memory loss. Also called cannabis, it can be addictive and can disrupt a user’s life and relationships.
A person with bipolar disorder experiences extreme highs and lows for short or sustained periods of time; effective treatment is available.
Everyone feels anxiety at times, but a person whose anxiety interferes with living a normal life may have an anxiety disorder, and it can be treated.