Skip to main content

Please Stop ‘Pill Shaming’ People With A

Editor’s note: Please see a doctor before starting or stopping a medication. After almost three years of being diagnosed with anxiety and depression, I recently found out that I have bipolar disorder. Taking these six pills daily is what keeps me afloat. I’m writing this in the hope that it will help just one person feel confident […]

Antidepressant Zoloft and generic versio...

A spike in demand for anxiety and depression drugs has led to shortages of some forms of the commonly used antidepressant Zoloft and its generic, sertraline. Reports of the shortage, posted Friday on the Food and Drug Administration’s website, come as a new survey published Wednesday from the Johns Hopkins University shows a major increase in […]

The Mental Health Toll from the Coronavi...

Tom Insel has watched the nation grapple with plenty of psychologically tough conditions over his lengthy profession within the subject of mental health. The psychiatrist became director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) in the months following 11th of September, when Americans were traumatized over the dual tower bombings. He watched citizens of […]

People attempt suicide not because they ...

It may be a delicate topic but arguments on it are the demand of time. A point comes in our lives when we start thinking of self-destruction and harm. In 5 people , 1 always suffers from unhealthy mind problems. If you come in room with hesitation and your eyes are on floor , you […]

Strategies for caregivers to manage anxi...

To say that caregivers have multiplied worry and tension due to the COVID-19 pandemic is declaring the obvious. What is much less apparent, possibly, is what to do, to control and decrease this fear and anxiety. The Canadian Association for Mental Health (CAMH) reminds us that some worry and anxiety is a ordinary reaction to […]

If You Feel Depressed, Repeat These 12 P...

Before depression medications like Xanax and Prozac were introduced and became the norm for depression treatment, people relied on phrases or mantras to help calm their system and relieve anxiety. The practice of repeating phrases until you feel better has been done for centuries among those who believe in various faith traditions. These phrases are […]

Anxiety and depression likely to spike a...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced that New York State plans to set up a free mental health service in which people can speak to mental health professionals about the emotional toll of the COVID-19 crisis. Cuomo called on mental health professionals to consider donating their time to conduct free sessions over the phone or via […]

How a healthy sex life can help minimize...

When you struggle with anxiety or depression, sex may be the last thing on your mind. But understanding the physiological and mental benefits of a healthy sex life can help it become a tool for well-being. The physiological responses our bodies have to sex can minimize the symptoms of anxiety and depression. Deficiencies in nitric […]

 
%d bloggers like this: