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Why this girl was allowed to die

They’ve had many good years, but an illness has ruined their quality of life. They’re in pain, and they want to end things on their own terms. For …

To the Wife Who Has Anxiety and Depression, From Your Husband

<i>Written by Brandon Geib</i><p>To my wife and my best friend,<p>When we first met five years ago, I never thought I would be writing this. As we stood on stage in front of all of those strangers, acting our hearts out, I never once believed we would find ourselves here. We've come a long way.<p>When we first …

Time I

Antidepressants Work, But Only For Really Depressed People

The biggest mistake in DSM III was introducing the very broad and heterogeneous category 'Major Depressive Disorder'. This combined under one rubric what had previously been two seperate and quite different presentations: 1) severe, melancholic, delusional, or incapacitating depressions, and 2) …

Depression

Opioids aren’t the most dangerous drug to go through withdrawal from

Earlier this week, we learned that the morning Prince died, he was supposed to meet with and opioid addiction expert. The number of deaths that have involved prescription opioids in the US has increased almost fourfold over the past 15 years as a result of accidental overdose.<p>Most overdoses occur …

Why Won't the UK Legalize Ketamine as an Antidepressant?

People have been taking the dissociative anesthetic as a treatment for mental health illnesses for years, but there are specific roadblocks holding it back from widespread medicinal use.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>"It saved my life," says Tiffany Snow. "I would recommend it to anyone …

Depression

This Guide Shows Which Muscles You Work When You’re Stretching

Ever wonder what’s going on in your body when you stretch? This series of images gives more than a skin-deep view of which muscles are targeted by …

Yoga