Mary Nneka

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Ketamine: Fresh hope for the treatment of OCD - Scope

Will ketamine, the new hope for the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and other severe mental illnesses, live up to it's promise? For …

Do I have obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)?

We spoke to the Head of Information at Mind to get the details<p>Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) affects an estimated 1.2% of the population in the …

Mental Health

In 2017, Psychiatry Is Still Misunderstood

I would like to think being brought up immersed into a day in the life of psychiatrist has given me an unfair advantage in my career. Waiting in my …

Trademarks and Social Media: How to Protect an Online Brand

Today, businesses, brands and bloggers count on social media as a way to effectively reach out to and connect with communities, potential customers …

Public Relations

A Very Quirky Self-Portrait Series And Look At Mental Health

Four years ago I was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder and to try and understand the diagnoses and what it means I used photography as art therapy to …

My friend told me not to freeze my eggs and now I'm childless

<b>The dilemma</b> At the age of 35, I was single and childless, so I considered egg freezing. I found a clinic, sorted out transport and worked out costs. But before I went ahead I spoke to a close friend who strongly warned me against the idea. She stated removing eggs from your body and storing them in …

Relationships

Gigi Hadid Is Slaying the Sweatsuit Game

Could Gigi Hadid be any cooler? The 21-year-old model was spotting leaving her N.Y.C. apartment yesterday wearing a sweatsuit, yet looking completely …

7 Women Share The Money Issues They Wish They Worked Out Before They Got Married

"Two years into our marriage, I found out that he was spending a ton of our money at our local casino."<p>Getty Images<p>Before getting hitched, you'll probably talk about how many kids you want, where you'd like to live, and other game of LIFE stuff. But in real life, it's a little more complicated than …

Our obsession with personal branding reveals a dark truth about the future of work

If you’re looking for a new job, the internet is full of helpful tips. “7 Things You Can Do to Build an Awesome Personal Brand!” one headline declares. “6 Branding Tips for Job Seekers!” blares another. After all, in this fast-paced economy, you can’t just apply for new positions; you need to brand …

Employment

This sweet dog got a second chance at being a mom with orphaned puppies and, yes, of course we're sobbing

Excuse me while I grab all of the tissues! Daisy Woodruff—an adorable, happy dog from Roseburg, Oregon — has a second chance to be a mom to some …

3 Sources of Project Failure

by Dave Wakeman<p>In conversations with project managers I hear a lot about the causes of project failure. Here are three big ones that come up over and …

Project Management

LinkedIn is no longer the future of recruiting, according to a former LinkedIn executive

LinkedIn, Monster.com, and other job websites have revolutionized the way that companies look for new hires. But they’ve also made it easier for those companies to sort candidates based on factors like where they went to school and which companies they’ve worked at in the past—which can narrow the …

Employment

One of UK's fastest-growing companies just bought Startups.co.uk for nearly £1m

One of the UK's fastest-growing tech companies has snapped up UK business advice website Startups.co.uk for nearly £1m.<p>Startups was founded by David …

Humans are born irrational, and that has made us better decision-makers

In the 1970s, two psychologists proved, once and for all, that humans are not rational creatures. Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky discovered “cognitive biases,” showing that that humans systematically make choices that defy clear logic.<p>But what Kahneman and Tversky acknowledged, and is all too …

Critical Thinking

Benefits of being an innovator in product adoption

I hope most of you are familiar with this curve. For those who don’t know, It’s the product adoption curve. It shows how different consumers adopt a …

E20 House

This beautiful rough concrete house located in the small town of Pliezhausen in the Baden-Württemberg region, Germany, has been designed by Steimle …

Architecture

Generation Z and the Future of Business

A global forum has found that the generation born since 1980 is having a profound effect on government and business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The World Government Summit in Dubai always leaves its attendees and viewers with a gratified, inspirational understanding …

It's Time To Talk About Gender Bias In The Art World

Hikari Yokoyama, the supremely elegant cultural entrepreneur and cofounder of the Paddle8 auction site, has a new gig. As artistic director of New York’s recently opened co-working club Spring Place, she has begun unveiling a program that connects with events about town, such as Fashion Week, the …

‘I want a career rather than a series of jobs’ – our work expert responds

I want to restart my career after having had a baby, but I’m getting no interest at all<p><b>When my son was born in 2012 I decided to take an extended break from paid work to look after him. I had been working in environmental education and the role wasn’t very child friendly, and after paying for</b> …

Employment

Bella Hadid Looks Like A Disney Princess In This Paris Fashion Week After Party Dress

Not only does Bella Hadid have her fiercest female friends (including sister Gigi) by her side for Paris Fashion Week, but she also dressed …

The emerging technologies getting us excited from MWC 2017

This was my first time attending Mobile World Congress, and it was not what I expected.<p>I've been aware of MWC for a long time but had previously …

Virtual Reality

Forget Arguing—This Is the #1 Sign Your Relationship Is About to End

Breakups are painful enough—never mind the fact that they occur in five separate stages. That's right; a study from <i>The Journal of College Counseling</i> …

Facebook just quietly rolled out its long-awaited solution to fake news

Since people first started complaining about "fake news" on Facebook, the phrase has evolved—from a useful way to identify …

The hunt for better psychiatric drugs

Katie first spoke with a demon when she was 14. He perched on the edge of her bed, and would persistently urge her to do bad things — like blow up …

Depression

We’ve found the real-life puss in boots and we’re in love

<b>We’ve found the real-life Puss in Boots and we’re in love.</b><p>Hosico is a 2-year-old ginger cat who lives in Moscow.<p>Oh, and he’s also a total feline …

This bracelet for long-distance relationships lets you ‘touch’ your partner when they’re miles away

<b>Long distance relationships aren’t easy.</b><p>Most of the time, life goes on. You can make do with messaging sweet nothings on Whatsapp and getting jiggy …

Why knitting is so important for my mental health

Knit, knit, purl, purl, knit, knit, purl, purl. Those repeated, rhythmic patterns quelled my rising heart rate and kept my hands from shaking. …