Groups of meditating civil servants could be pursuing eastern mindfulness methods to enhance their efficiency, if a Labour backbencher gets his way.
Calls for young people to "cut themselves" in protest against Justin Bieber's burgeoning interest in cannabis have prompted outrage.
Britain's psychotics and schizophrenia sufferers are frightened "far too much of the time" and need more support, an MP has said.
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Ed Miliband will single out Jeremy Clarkson for criticising "Johnny Suicides" in a speech on mental health later.
A Conservative MP's bid to end "the last legal form of discrimination" by reforming Britain's mental health laws has won the backing of the Commons - and the government.
If my private member's bill is approved by the House of Commons, we will look back in a few years' time and be amazed that this archaic nonsense was on the statute book in 2012.
This has been a big breakthrough for parliament, and for the politicians involved, but the mental health battle is going to continue throughout the summer and beyond.
Parliament has been up and running for centuries, but incredibly it's taken until now for any politician to be brave enough to stand up in the Commons and admit they've got a mental health problem.
Tory MP Charles Walker's courageous Commons confession is helping break down the stigma surrounding mental health issues.
Let's hope we're starting to see more people in positions of influence, particularly parliamentarians, speak out and challenge the negative mental health stereotypes that people still believe in.
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The government needs a mental health minister at Cabinet level, an influential economist will argue later.
Ministers may choose not to fight a Lords defeat on the role of mental health in the government's NHS reforms.
The Royal College of Psychiatrists explains its lack of support for the health and social care bill before yesterday's amendments were released:
Last weekend's X Factor exposed an extremely vulnerable woman to ridicule. That is just plain unacceptable.
Being in the public eye is stressful for MPs, and has got worse since the expenses scandal say psychologists.
The Department of Health (DoH) has consistently failed to live up to its promises on dementia care, a frank and damaging report by MPs found today.
Scottish MP Jim Sheridan has called for an inquiry after two teenage girls jumped off a bridge near Glasgow in an alleged suicide pact.
Regulation of mental health practitioners must be extended to help stamp out abuse, according to mental health charity Mind.
A shocking new report by a mental health group shows the recession is causing almost 40 per cent of men to be worried or feel low
People over 65 are commonly being denied access to the full range of mental health services available to younger patients, new research claims.
Community sentences are not meeting their potential to keep offenders with mental health problems out of prison, a new report has claimed.
Self-harm among members of the Armed Forces is on the rise, a study released today has concluded.
Failure to provide adequate help to offenders with mental health problems is actually costing the taxpayer money, a report revealed today.