What does food have to do with depression or anxiety? A lot. Paying attention to your diet not only promotes good physical health but can also improve your mental health.
Recent experiments show that psychedelics can help with a host of medical ailments. The following is an excerpt from Aldous Huxley's Hands: His Quest for Perception and the Original Return of Psychedelic Science, by Allene Symons (Prometheus Books, 2016). Show More Summary
Children who have a dog at home are less likely to have mental or emotional problems and anxiety. Owning pets could be a strategy to ward off mental health issues later in life.
Researchers are conducing experiments that show psychedelics can help with a host of medical ailments. The following is an excerpt from the new book Aldous Huxley's Hands: His Quest for Perception and the Original Return of Psychedelic...Show More Summary
A pilot study is investigating how the drug could affect social anxiety in autistic adults.
“Do not let your difficulties fill you with anxiety, after all it is only in the darkest nights that stars shine more brightly” – Ali Ibn Abu Talib (RA) Only from darkness can we see light. Only from struggle do we understand the roots of solidarity. These days in Toronto, these expressions could not be […]
There is a saying, “You do not have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.” It doesn’t matter who said it. The words mean the same thing. When we are diagnosed—PPD, PTSD, Bipolar, Anxiety, OCD, etc—it is so easy to wear that diagnosis as a mask. It is easy to look in […] The post You Are Not Your Diagnosis appeared first on Postpartum Progress.
%Slideshow-342892%In the holiday spirit, here's a list of the all-time best Christmas movies ever made, the ones that acknowledge the joy and exuberance of the holiday season and its anxiety and stress.These are films we turn to over and over each December because they remind us, at a time of year when expectations are lofty, of both who we are and of who we aspire to be.
Watching him try to use that knife is giving me anxiety. He's going to cut off his fawking finguhs.
A new study shows that fathers as well as mothers can suffer from anxiety and depression around the birth of a new baby; around 1 in 10 men are affected.
The pressure of "having fun" and being "joyous" all the time can sometimes be a bit much to take. This can lead to overindulging, whether it be spending too much money, eating too much or drinking your anxieties away. More » 8 Practical...Show More Summary
For the content industry, Thanksgiving is a time for anxieties about family, politics and mixing family with politics. Every year, in the days leading up to Thanksgiving, the guides pour in. Vox.com is at the ready with talking points to help you explain Benghazi to your right-wing uncle. The New York Times has its own [...]
The oft-quoted statistic says that 20% of New Yorkers go to bed hungry, and that one in four children in New York goes to bed hungry. Horrifying. A close friend of mine was one of those kids, and to this day she has anxiety about ever returning to the times when creditors were knocking on her parents' front door and dinner wasn't guaranteed. Show More Summary
An anxious brain is an active brain, and it can feel that there’s only space for anxiety and certainly no room for gratitude. Don’t be mistaken; it’s not that people living with anxiety don’t have gratitude in their heart. Having … Continue reading ?
A new study shows that kids with dogs are less anxiousthe latest evidence of the beneficial pet effect.
It's that time of year again: Thanksgiving. If you're a mom this can be a wonderful holiday for celebrating family and being together. It can also be a Prozac-inducing food fest that causes anxiety hives and the purchase of industrial-size bottles of wine (we can dream). Show More Summary
This killer bill of local talent happens tonight! Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and we're all cringing in our own particular magical ways. The dread of food, family, and cultural insensitivity combine to form a casserole of anxiety that no football naps in the Lay-Z-Boy can ever help you fully digest. But tonight is NOT Thanksgiving, not yet. Show More Summary
If you suffer from anxiety while flying, you are not alone.
Here's one more talking point for your kids as they try to convince you to get them a four-legged friend: A new study published in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease found that having a pet dog at home is associated with a decreased likelihood of developing childhood anxiety. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving is a time for family, food and joy, but unfortunately it can also be a source of health-impacting stress and anxiety for many. Between the influx of visitors, football games on the television and the necessary shopping, cooking and cleaning up, there can be far too little time devoted to reflective conversation with friends and family. Show More Summary