Barbara Joyce

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Trump vs. Obama Inauguration: Here Are The Real Photos, You Decide

It's a topic that has been debated to death over the past 48 hours: Whose Inauguration drew the biggest crowd?<p>The drama began on Friday soon after …

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Sally Brampton: I told myself - 'Get over yourself. Stop snivelling. Stop whining...'

<b>Tributes have been pouring in for Sally Brampton - journalist, editor, author and mother - who tragically died on Tuesday this week, after walking into the sea near her Sussex home. Her death followed a long period of intermittent but severe depression.</b><p><b>Here, her former colleague and friend Sali</b> …

Mind

Elizabeth Warren’s big win: The new, much-needed rule that could rein in Wall Street slime

A new Labor Department requirement is giant victory for consumer advocates over Wall Street and financial advisers<p>Are you in the market for some good news? While everyone is being told to follow the excitement of the 2016 campaign to the exclusion of all else, out of the spotlight but not far away, …

Middle-class

Mental Illness, Substance Use Disorder and Bedbugs: Let's Talk About It

1 out of 4 people in our country lives with a diagnosable mental health or substance use disorder. That's 25% of the population in the United States. For something we know is extraordinarily common, we are still far too quiet, far too stigmatizing and falling far too short of adequately supporting …

Mental Health

Be a Smarter Home Buyer by Avoiding These 12 House Hunter Cliches

HGTV is like brain candy for anyone who's thinking about buying a house, and no show is as riveting at this stage of life as <i>House Hunters</i>. Too bad …

Real Estate

How do I ... know if I have a mental illness?

Mental health problems affect one in four of us at any one time. Though accurate figures can be difficult to obtain, it is estimated that 450 million people worldwide have a mental health problem.<p>What is mental illness?<p>There are more than 200 clinically diagnosable mental health conditions, very …

Mental Health

Rise and Shine: 12 Easy Weekend Breakfast Recipes

Christmas might be over, but there are still kids and houseguests to feed. Whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes and give them something delicious to wake up to.<p><b>1. Best Blueberry Muffins</b><p>Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender crumb and sparkling sugar crust, these really are the best …

Breakfast

America’s addiction to painkillers has gotten so bad that people are now robbing pharmacy vans

More than 2 million Americans are addicted to prescription painkillers. Each day 7,000 people are treated in hospitals for misusing these drugs, and 44 people die from overdosing on them.<p>What began as genuine treatment for, say, chronic pain has become a burden for those who get addicted. The most …

Medicine

Why the stigma of suicide hurts so much

Michael Mansfield’s campaign to break the silence around suicidal thoughts is vital for isolated men<p>At the start of the inquest into the death of his daughter Anna this week, Michael Mansfield announced the launch of a new forum, SOS – Silence on Suicide – aiming to reduce the stigma of suicide and …

Mental Health

12 haunting photos that capture how depression and anxiety can feel.

Anxiety and depression are fairly prevalent.<p>One of the most common mental health disorders in the U.S., in 2012 the National Institute of Health …

Mental Health

A Woman Explains Her Struggle With Mental Illness Using The Pills She Was Prescribed

"The threat of unpredictability is the scariest part when something depressing happens to someone with depression."

Mental Health

Pills Kill More People Than Guns and Car Crashes

These numbers make it the leading cause of injury-related death in America, killing more than 46,000 people in 2013 alone.<p>In a now-viral video, New …

45 Easy DIYs to Make Your Halloween House the Best On the Block

Everyone knows the best Halloween house on the block. It's the one that looks stunning during the day, but terrifying in the dark. It's the one that no one wants to walk past in the evenings leading up to the 31st, but no one wants to miss on the big night. It's the one that has absolutely everyone …

We Need to Train Mental Health Professionals to Treat Maternal Mental Health Disorders

<i>By Christiane Manzella, PhD, FT, clinical director of the Seleni Institute, a nonprofit mental health and wellness center for women and mothers in New York City.</i><p>Up to 20 percent of childbearing women will experience a perinatal mood or anxiety disorder (PMAD), such as postpartum depression. A …

Mental Health

World Mental Health Day: On Practicing Self-Compassion

Today is World Mental Health Day. In honor of this day, I’m talking about practicing self-compassion when you have a mental illness. Learn more about …

Here's how you can tell your boss you have depression

According to the Centers for Disease Control, around one out of every 20 Americans lives with depression.<p>As a mental health issue, depression is often misunderstood and stigmatized, and it can be especially contentious to deal with in the workplace.<p>Psychologist Dr. Deborah Serani has written two …

Depression

What is it like to experience mental health problems?

Tomorrow, Saturday 10 October, is World Mental Health Day and to join in we've rounded up some of the research we've covered over the years that's …

Mental Health

Why Nurses Get Burned Out

This morning as I stood in the hot shower spray prior to leaving for my job as a nurse in the ICU I prayed like I do every other work morning, and the petition was a familiar one at that.<p>"Help me to hear your voice, Lord, and do no harm." I prayed. And while my words weren't exactly, "help me not …

Positive Thinking