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Why I’m Glad My Bipolar Dad Was Institutionalized

For years, my family fought to keep my father out of institutionalized living. We never dreamed it would turn around his mental health.<p>"You father is all set to be released tomorrow," the social worker said, her voice cheery, as if this were good news.<p>My stomach dropped.<p>My father was about to be …

Mental Health

The Egg Dish That's Had Japanese People Lining Up for 250 Years

Tamahide Restaurant in Tokyo is a restaurant so popular people line up for hours to taste the chef's most famous dish.<p>There aren't many restaurants that have been around for 250 years. But Tamahide in Tokyo has—and customers are still lining up for hours to get a taste of chef <b>Yamada Kosuke's</b></i> …

Japan

The Real Cause of Depression May Have Nothing at All to Do With Your Mind

Depression is epidemic in our society, and the mainstream solution is a trip to the psychiatrist and an indefinite prescription for pharmaceuticals. …

Feminist Tumblr: ‘Broken People’

She describes herself on Tumblr as an “economics student” and “vegan bi sexworker” who is “neurodivergent,” which may or may not be a synonym for …

The History of the House of Chanel

Peruse highlights of the brand's storied legacy, from one style hit to the next.<p>Peruse highlights of the brand's storied legacy, from one style hit to the next.

Chanel

Magnetic promise: Can brain stimulation treat autism? | Spectrum | Autism Research News

W ill Robeson bounces into the neuroscience lab at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, familiarly calling out to each staff member. He makes …

I have borderline personality disorder. Here are 6 things I wish people understood. - Vox

"You don't seem like you have borderline personality disorder," people often say to me.<p>They mean it as a compliment. I don't fit into their idea of what borderline personality disorder looks like. They think people with BPD will kill you, or burn down your house, or stalk you until you need to file …

A New Approach to Finding Happiness

<b>By: Kayleigh Pleas</b><p><i>"Ultimately, happiness comes down to choosing between the discomfort of becoming aware of your mental afflictions and the discomfort of being ruled by them." -- Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche</i><p>Never before in history have so many believed that they "should" be happy. Our Western, …

Nearly 6% of Americans suffer from a mental illness doctors barely understand

As she wrote in an article for Newsday, some days she would be bedridden, unable to eat or speak to anyone; other times she would lash out in anger at people she cared about, or cut herself to feel some relief from her emotional pain.<p>"My daughter is losing her grip on reality, and I've never been …

K-Cup Recycling Creates Jobs; Costco Shoppers Fight Over Nutella Waffles

— Keurig K-Cups make for a controversial product in the coffee-drinking community. Sure, they provide a solid cup of joe with great convenience, but they also create an unseemly amount of waste. To combat that waste, a furniture store in Canada has started a K-Cup recycling program, which has the …

4 Cocktails to Make the Transition Into Fall

Fall is in the air, the days are getting shorter and Oktoberfest and Pumpkin spice lattes out in full force. But on those days when summer's warmth lingers, acting like it's the middle of November just don't feel quite right to me. That's why I've always been an advocate of a gradual transition to …

Media Sell the Mentally Ill as Violent Criminals. Truth Is, They’re Not.

For this week's Big Thinkers on Mental Health video, we have Columbia University Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Dr. Michael Stone dishing on mental …

Mental Health

What Is It Like to Date When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder?

For those dealing with BPD, the trust and patience required by relationships can be a complicated issue.<p>Most people first encounter borderline personality disorder (BPD) on screen: It's the condition behind Glenn Close's character in <i>Fatal Attraction</i>. It's what Winona Ryder's character was diagnosed …

25 minute walk could add 7 years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine