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Silent treatment, love-bombing, gaslighting and other traits of Narcissist Personality Disorder

Maureen Herman & Katie Schwartz wrote a piece about Narcissist Personality Disorder and how to defend yourself against a world leader who might have …

Narcissism

20 Great Literature Quotes About Love

20 great literature quotes about <b>Love.</b><br>[Gathered by Regina Kenney]<p><b>“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without</b> …

How To Escape The Procrastination Doom Loop

When you imagine a highly productive person, you likely think of someone who focuses effortlessly on the job and never succumbs to procrastination. You know, the type who can sit on the ground in a subway station with their laptop and still manage to get more done in an hour than you would in a day …

Procrastination

Living With Borderline Personality Disorder: Why Director Rebbie Ratner Explores BPD In Documentary

Filmmaker Rebbie Ratner spent nearly four decades uncertain about her mental health. It took 10 years to get a name for her psychiatric ailment, but …

Yeast Infection Have Been Linked To Mental Illness

Studies have found a link between yeast infection and the mental illness. Many people are suffering from yeast infections these days. And if this is …

Greenland sharks live for hundreds of years - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

While the more than 5 meter long Greenland shark is one of the world's largest sharks, it is also one of the least understood animals on our planet. …

Joyner Lucas Debuts “I’m Sorry,” A Moving Song About Mental Illness

The Massachusetts-bred rapper confronts the dark reality of depression and suicide in a new track and video.<p>In 2015, the Centers for Disease Control …

'Suicide Is Not Selfish': Author Posts on Death of Robin Williams

Two years ago, the comedian and actor Robin Williams killed himself in his home. The death of a man who created such joy struck millions of people …

Robin Williams

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Depression

It’s been two years since beloved actor Robin Williams died by suicide, and one major legacy of his passing has been a continued conversation about the serious effects of psychological and neurological disorders.<p>While we’ll never know what factors and conditions led to Williams’ death, he suffered …

Mental Health

5 Ways To Get Over Your Ex With Your Self-Esteem Intact

Shock ensues. You have received the news. Your long-term partner no longer wants a relationship. How can it be? The person you laughed with, cried with, and thought you would spend the rest of your life with no longer wants you. It's a crushing, stinging, excruciatingly personal rebuke. Your heart …

Communication Skills

When I Realized I Was Thankful for My Borderline Personality Diagnosis

I was recently diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), and upon hearing those words, my heart sunk. It couldn’t be me. When I thought …

The Price of Loving Someone Borderline or Narcissistic

In my clinical experience, I have found that having a relationship with someone who has severe narcissistic or borderline personality disorder often …

Psychology

Signs and Symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder

If you are worried that you or a loved one may have borderline personality disorder (BPD), it's important to be informed about the illness and its …

Mental Health

Difference Between Bipolar Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder

Recently on our Facebook Page, Vicky posted the following:<p>I was diagnosed bipolar II at the age of 20 but because bipolar type II is so similar to …

15 Healthier, Vegan Versions of All Your Junk Food Favorites - One Green Planet

We all like to treat ourselves to some junk food every now and again. Even though those foods are usually high in fats, sugar, salt, calories, and …

An Instant With Borderline Personality Disorder

<i>The following is a direct example of the struggle of having Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). It has not been toned down or censored. This is what I go through almost daily. It is an ongoing battle that I will never stop fighting.</i><p>The self-doubt, negative feelings, worry, second guessing and …

Mental Health

Feminism Meets Fantasy In THE LAST UNICORN

<i>This article is inspired by the release of Pixar's</i> <b>Finding Dory</b><i>. You can buy</i> <i>tickets for the film here</i> <i>and purchase</i> <i>our special Pixar issue of</i></b> …

Mia Farrow

9 DIY Rope Rug Projects to Try

While winter brings to mind ornate wool rugs and sturdy but plain salt- and snow-soaked doormats, summer rugs can be lighter and more playful. Buy …

Wall Art

Suicidal and detained for my own safety, I saw the mental health system failing

More and more young people are being spat out of hospitals, or waiting three months for therapy when they can’t even make it through the day<p>I was detained under section 136 of the Mental Health Act. Campus security at my university had called the police when I expressed an intent to harm myself at …

Mental Health

13 Things About Social Anxiety Disorder You May Not Have Known

I remember the first panic attack I had. I was responsible for introducing a panel of speakers—a group of judges, trustees and attorneys. I was so nervous that I forgot one of the speakers’ name. Someone I’ve seen many times. I recall sweating profusely and I wondered if there was a pool of sweat …

Stanford University

Irritability and Anxiety are Linked in Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder works in phases. There are periods of mania and depression lasting from a few days to months at a time, but there are periods in …

Are you a workaholic? You might be more likely to suffer from OCD, anxiety and depression

If you are guilty of putting in extra hours at the office, compulsively checking your work email, or allowing your life to constantly revolve around …

Mental Health

10 BEST MUSCLE-BUILDING BACK EXERCISES! Supplement Reviews & Comparison Hub

May 19, 2016<p>When you see someone walking around the gym with a big back, I’m sure you’d be wondering how they were able to achieve that kind of feat. …

If you choose your job over your mental health something's wrong

Everyone told me quitting my dream job was brave, but it felt like my only option<p>In the spirit of LinkedIn, I would like to congratulate myself on my own work anniversary. It’s almost a year to the day that I wiped my eyes, took a deep breath and told my employers I was terribly sorry but the role …

Mental Health

Anxiety, Depression or Both?

Anxiety and depression go together like peanut butter and jelly, peas and carrots, or bacon and eggs. And while they don't exactly taste great …

Depression

OMG This Porn Can Kill Your Libido

One of the biggest lies internet communities and modernism have sold us is that enjoying porn is totally healthy and acceptable. For many, cyber-porn …

Why suicide rates spike in spring

The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and woodland creatures are literally coming out to play—it’s like a Disney movie out there. But while springtime <i>seems</i> hyper-cheerful, not everyone feels that way. For some people, the season can be especially tough, and sadly, research shows that suicide …

University of Michigan

Why I'm Coming Out as Bipolar

Tales of a Serial Entrepreneur<p>My therapist thinks I'm crazy for writing publicly that I'm bipolar. Well, she thinks I'm crazy in general, but then again, that's why I see her. Everyone, though, is crazy in their own way. In fact, it's perfectly normal to be crazy. The only question is what form …

Mental Health

The 16 best meat substitutes for vegetarians, ranked by protein content

When making the switch to vegetarianism, one of the biggest things you lose is an easy source of protein. Protein is a super-important macromolecule for the building blocks of your body’s bones, muscles, tissues, skin, and blood. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommends a daily …

Nutrition