Tag Archives: Major depressive disorder

How incoming college students can mind their mental health

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis article simply shows that our younger population have less of a stigma about mental health issues, which is extremely positive.  Incoming college students are faced, maybe for the first time, with issues of … Continue reading

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Obsessive compulsive disorder commonly coupled with depression and bipolar disorder

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere’s an interesting article I found on DailyRx about research investigating the incidence of two or more disorders being present at one time.  I have often wondered about OCD and Bipolar in my 20 … Continue reading

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What is Depression and how do you avoid it?

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchDepression is a serious illness that can affect the work, family and social life of a person. It is important not to ignore it.  Knowing the symptoms, the causes and ways to prevent it … Continue reading

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Man battles stigma

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a wonderful article from a Canadian paper The York Region that I felt belonged here.  This article tells you about having a mental illness from the perspective of the ill person. This … Continue reading

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Opinion: “Dogma on mental illness is a threat to progress”

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is an opinion piece I found on Welcome Trust   that I found interesting.  It seems that the stigma against mental illness is so ingrained we may not realize that we are reacting … Continue reading

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For Youths, Depression Often Has a Sequel

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via CrunchBase I spent 10 years working with adolescent populations across the country.  I can tell you that mental illness does indeed happen to very young people.  Not all adolescent patients are … Continue reading

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Here are some great videos

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Mental health coverage progresses

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Bio | E-mail | Recent columns See more topics » X Behavioral Conditions Mental Health Addiction Substance Abuse Depression Health and Medical Professionals Employers Internists Aon Corporation Lifting limits on treatment hailed as … Continue reading

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Magnet Treatment for Depression Works for Some

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Here’s an article from WebMD.com that describes a new way to treat depression for those currently not relieved by treatment with antidepressants.  I firmly believe in alternative ways to manage … Continue reading

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Mood Food? Depressed People Eat More Chocolate

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search Image by eszter via Flickr Women all across the world will tell you that chocolate makes them feel better.  This is nothing new or shocking.  What this article does, however, is describes an … Continue reading

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