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Why Millions Of People Have Watched This Washing Machine Ad

Or what about the one where a mommy and a daddy go into the washing machine and emerge an hour later with a new baby? A Ukrainian Samsung washing machine ad tells just that bizarre story. In the ad, the little girl is feeding her teddy bears jam, like you do, and they get all sticky and decidedly un-cuddly.

Science Is Not Political

Nonetheless, science is embroiled in politics. Why is science so controversial, and why are the scientists planning a big march?

Choose to Grow

ADHD & Marriage Weekly Tip - March 22, 2017 Quote of the Week “You can let life’s inevitable torments cut you down – or you can use them to grow.” - Elizabeth Gilbert Choose to Grow I was talking with a therapist one time about the pain...Show More Summary

This Woman Shared The Most Heartbreaking Story About Being Fat-Shamed

Unless you aren't a fan of ice cream, you, like us, were probably pretty jazzed for Dairy Queen's Free Cone Day. Shauna Arocho was likewise looking forward to enjoying free ice cream — until she was fat-shamed while eating outside of her local Dairy Queen. Show More Summary

How I'm Navigating My Depression and My Marriage

You don't get rid of mental illness through communication. You don't get rid of it at all.

Donald J. Trump: Why Does He UPSET Us So?

Donald J. Trump. Love him, hate him, leftist, or rightie - he upsets us. Why is that, anyway? Some would say it's purely politics or personality revulsion. But I'm thinking it's a little more complicated than that...

Have You Got the "Too Busy" Blues?

Feelings of low mood and depression seem to be the norm these days, especially for women. Could it be that your too-busy life is largely to blame?

How "Daily Uplifts" Can Counter Depression

When we're depressed we tend to think that nothing will lift our mood. Results from a new study suggest otherwise.

Do Good Things Cheer Us Up When We're Depressed?

When we're depressed we tend to think that nothing will lift our mood. Results from a new study suggest otherwise.

Ketamine: The New Wonder Drug for Depression

Ketamine could be our first real wonder drug for the treatment of serious depression. But how does it work exactly?

5?-reductase inhibitors not associated with increased suicide risk in older men

Using 5?-reductase inhibitors is not associated with increased suicide risk in older men, but risks for self-harm and depression were increased during the 18 months after medication initiation, although 'the relatively small magnitude of these risks should not dissuade physicians from prescribing these medications in appropriate patients,' according to a new article.

An Experimental Therapeutic Approach to Psychosocial Interventions

Dr. Gordon talks about NIMH’s commitment to support the development and testing of psychosocial interventions in the greater context of the experimental therapeutics approach to treatment research.

Bipolar disorder: New method predicts who will respond to lithium therapy

For roughly one-third of people diagnosed with bipolar disorder, lithium is a miracle drug, effectively treating both their mania and depression. Now a new develop tool has been developed to gauge success of preferred treatment for bipolar disorder.

You Can Become a Memory Champion, Too

Need to memorize a series of numbers? Try this: Imagine yourself walking through a house while locking visualizations of a “12” or “78” into different rooms and cabinets located throughout the house. You’ve just used the “method of loci,”...Show More Summary

Aligning depression treatment to patient need leads to efficient care

Not all depressed patients need intensive therapy, according to new research. Instead, prognosis can drive treatment.

Deep brain stimulation provides long-term relief from severe depressions

Doctors have produced the first evidence of deep brain stimulation's lasting effectiveness in a four-year study. The method could serve in the future as an optional therapy for critically ill patients, suggests a new report.

Is Mental Illness the Rule Rather than the Exception?

We hear all the time that 1 in 5 people struggle with a psychiatric disorder. New research now suggests that we have it backwards.

When Meditation is Not Enough

Bringing mindfulness into everyday activities can greatly enhance the quality of our lives.

Bipolar II or Bipolar Too ??

The challenges of accurate symptom identificaiton for those newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder as well as fpr BP-diagnosed individuals who also struggle with emotional reactiity

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