Month: April 2017

Causes of Depression May Change With Age

By ASHARQ AL-AWSAT This was my routine to de-stress my boiling brain. I closed my eyes in a futile attempt to give my superbly loquacious brain some rest. London – Different types of problems are most likely to afflict people at different times of life, so common risk factors for depression change over the years, too,

LSD Deactivates the Brain’s Fear Center, Study Finds

By DEREK BERES LSD reached America thanks to schizophrenia. Though Albert Hoffman mistakenly synthesized the potent psychedelic in 1938 in Switzerland, it wasn’t until Viennese doctor Otto Kauders told a group of mental health professionals about the substance’s ability to drive one “temporarily crazy” in 1949 that researchers began listening. German refugee Max Rinkel immediately

What My Life Is Like as a Teen With Borderline Personality Disorder

By Nynaeve Beach What does it feel like to me to live with borderline personality disorder? It feels like constant rejection. It feels like constant uncertainty and unfamiliarity. It feels like dying even when it wasn’t my fault. It includes relationship instability because I’m afraid of everything, and that includes intimacy. It includes harming myself in various

8 Signs of Chronic Anxiety You Should Never Ignore

Anxiety disorders are a category of mental disorders characterized by feelings of anxiety and fear, where anxiety is a worry about future events and fear is a reaction to current events. – Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders It’s frustrating because they know and understand that it’s just a misfiring of brain signals, and