Like most mental illnesses, anxiety gets misunderstood quite a lot of the time. People who have it often get a lot of stick from people who don’t have it, and hear things like “Why can’t you just pull yourself together?”, “Why are you overreacting?”, and “Calm down”, quite a lot. For the people who say things like
By Lauren Jarvis-Gibson 1. Just because we look calm, does not mean that we are. High functioning anxiety is like a huge monster inside of your head, that for the life of you, you can’t seem to make it go away. You do everything in your power to make it stop, but you can’t help but feel
Following his performance during the 2015 CMA Awards, Chris Stapleton has found himself an instant country superstar. His debut album, Traveller, recently earned multiple awards during the Grammy‘s, and helped make Stapleton the reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year. Now, Stapleton is using his fame and influence to help promote awareness for a good cause.
Written by Sarah Schuster While most people imagine depression equals “really sad,” unless you’ve experienced depression yourself, you might not know it goes so much deeper than that. Depression expresses itself in many different ways, some more obvious than others. While some people have a hard time getting out of bed, others might get to work
By ENVITA MEDICAL CENTER In a recent Ted Talk, Professor Turhan Canli from Stony Brook University in New York asked, “Could depression actually be a form of infectious disease?” We say yes! While practicing medicine for 15 years and after treating thousands of patients who had chronic Lyme disease symptoms, our physicians found that many