Annabelle Salamanca

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Sci-Fi Is for Everyone: Six Stories About Marginalized Groups in Science Fiction

Genre literature has power. Mainstream science fiction, historically, has a representation problem. (Why are there no black people in the future? Or, …

We Are Capable Of Far More Than The Limitations Most People Accept

Do you have bipolar disorder or know somebody who does? What would change if you could learn how to turn depression and mania on and off whenever you …

Self-Management Techniques for Bipolar Disorder | International Bipolar Foundation

Self-management techniques are things you can do on your own at home to help manage bipolar symptoms, in addition to therapy and/or medication. The …

A New State of Mind: Ending the Stigma of Mental Illness (HD)

“One in four American adults are living with a diagnosable mental illness in a given year, but many of them are afraid to reach out for the help they …

Mental Disorders

Talk Therapy Drastically Lowers Risk Of Suicide

Each year, suicide claims the lives of more than 40,000 Americans -- many of whom never seek professional care. But new research suggests that access to talk therapy may help to prevent these tragic instances among high-risk populations.<p>Even years after talk therapy treatment, individuals who have …

How Smartphone Apps Can Treat Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia

Bryan Timlin always carries an iPhone and an Android phone.<p>The 57-year-old is an app and graphic designer with a Michigan company called OptHub, but …

Do dreams occur in slow motion?

When we dream, does time pass at a different pace? David Robson investigates.<p>When my alarm wakes me up, I’ll often hit the snooze button before returning to the warmth and safety of my duvet for another quick doze. But although what follows can seem like a short dream – perhaps a single …