Month: September 2017

5 surprising causes of anxiety that nobody ever talks about

Dr. Talia Marcheggiani With 12{4d5680c467ff0f0415ea7d2efd7782bb74b4973c8489bdb29f64d5d635369c44} of Canadians suffering from anxiety every year (1), it is clear why anxiety is one of the most common mental health conditions in North America. Through clinical practice, I’ve quickly come to learn that “anxiety” is a term that means many different things to different people. Its symptoms can range from

10 Habits That Improve Mental Health

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” – Khalil Gibran Some argue that mental health is just as important as physical health; fair enough, but one could make a strong case that the former supersedes the latter. Without proper mental faculties, no level of physical prowess will overcome

A Group of Experts Wrote a Book About Donald Trump’s Mental Health—and the Controversy Has Just Begun

BILL MOYERS his story first appeared on the BillMoyers.com. There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controversial than The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, the work of 27 psychiatrists, psychologists and mental health experts to assess President Trump’s mental health. They had come together last March at a conference at Yale University to wrestle

SNL’s Pete Davidson Says He Has Borderline Personality Disorder

Sarah Schuster In an interview on Marc Maron’s “WTF” podcast, Saturday Night Live cast member Pete Davidson talked about being in rehab for marijuana use and revealed he was recently diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. Davidson, 23, has been open about using marijuana before, both to help his Crohn’s disease and recreationally. But the comedian told Maron his marijuana use was excessive

17 Things I Wish I Could Control About My Anxiety

By Kirsten Corley 1. The odd sleeping patterns. It’s a successful night of sleep that consists of only waking up twice. But every once in awhile you consider it an accomplishment when you close your eyes and you wake up and it’s morning. But most the time you learn to function with sleep deprivation and lots of caffeine.