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3 Ways Parenting Can Improve Your Addiction Recovery It’s easy to think of the values you want to pass on to your child, like patience, respect and compassion, but it can be difficult to know how to incorporate … ...
Three Ways Drug Possession Decriminalization Fights Addiction... Three Ways Drug Possession Decriminalization Fights Addiction From crack in the 1980 and 90s to the opioid epidemic currently ripping across the nation, the United States has struggled to effectively … ...
Health Research & Clinical Trials – Improving Health Care...     Do you ever wonder how prescription medications make their way to your local pharmacy? Clinical trials and health research play a vital role in maintaining the world population’s … ...
Keeping Your Teen Safe So often, I talk to parents who are confused about how strict to be with their teenagers, when to say yes and when to say no to their children’s request. … ...
Do I Have Regrets? I am a hypocrite. Mother’s Day is right around the corner and as I sit, feeling sorry for myself and getting weepy over all of the sappy commercials overtaking the … ...
One Very Common Infection Is Linked To Mental Illness And Memory Problems Men with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder were more likely to have a history of this infection. > Get motivated with PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
How to Be the Perfect Perfectionist Is perfectionism an asset or an obstacle to success?
Got Mother’s Day Guilt?   I never really liked Mother’s Day. For me, the early years of motherhood felt like one colossal failure. As a former perfectionist and people-pleaser, the pump was certainly primed … ...
What High Heels Tell Us About The Desire For Status How fashion helps us fit in with others as well as sets us apart. > Get motivated with PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
39 I refer to my 20’s as the Roaring 20’s cause for the majority of it, I was living in New York in a hypomanic state which looking back was pretty … ...
What Bipolar Depression Looks Like — And What Can... Sadness. Hopelessness. Loss of interest. Loss of energy. Difficulty sleeping. Difficulty concentrating. Low self-esteem. Weight gain. Weight loss. Suicidal thoughts. These are some of the symptoms listed for a depressive episode (also called bipolar depression) in bipolar disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of … ...
How Humble Are You? People spend a a lot of time trying to figure out others. Knowing one’s self leads to mastery of one’s self, and that is where true power lies. Gain the power with these 6 steps.
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Gene linked to Alzheimer's disease impairs memory by disrupting brain's 'playback system' Scientists have discovered how the major genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease causes memory impairment. A specific type of brain activity important for memory replay is disrupted in mice with the E4 version of the apolipoprotein E (apoE4) gene, which may interfere with memory formation.
Social Anxiety: Mapping Its 7 Key Components These key elements help us understand social anxiety.
I Hate You (You Hurt Me) I learn a lot from Facebook. I mean, not from Facebook itself, but from the awesome folks I meet there. Recently, a sweet friend tagged me in a post featuring … ...
How Antipsychotic Medication May Save Lives One way anti-psychiatry groups trivialize psychosis and marginalize psychiatry is by emphasizing the adverse effects of antipsychotic medications while denying or minimizing their benefits.1 To be sure, the well-recognized metabolic, neurological and cardiovascular risks associated with many antipsychotic medications must be taken very seriously. Moreover, … ...
Today I Love The Mystic Morning Light Today I love the mystic morning light in the passages and pathways of the parks and lawns and playgrounds and pastures. I love the way the day is shining to … ...
Before Spending $324 on a Prom-posal, Consider These 9... The costs of high school proms have escalated over the years as students try to create increasingly elaborate events. Maybe they are trying to stage a teenage version of the … ...