• Put down your phone and go to sleep

    Open Forum     |      November 16, 2020

    Analysis of data from the UK Biobank, involving almost 85,000 people, has found that lifestyle factors such as less screen time, adequate sleep, a better-quality diet, and physical activity can help fight depression.

  • Healthy diets offer a cost-effective treatment for depression

    Open Forum     |      July 1, 2018

    Simple improvements to diet have been shown to be a cost-effective way to help treat depression, in a world-first study from Deakin University.

  • The future of mental health

    Dr Peter Baldwin     |      February 27, 2018

    Depression is expected to become the largest single healthcare burden by 2030. The Black Dog Institute’s Dr Peter Baldwin looks at the role technology can play in the transformation of mental health.