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Anti-Depressants and Bipolar Disorder

Anti-depressants have helped millions of people, but they can be particularly dangerous to people with bipolar disorder.<p>I've been traveling across the country, speaking to people about my book, "All the Things We Never Knew," and listening to stories about how mental illness impacts families in …

Antidepressants

Here's What It's Actually Like To Live With Bipolar Disorder

"I'm not crazy. Something in my head just works different than yours."<p><b>"It became clear that this wasn't the case.</b> I started a new medication regimen a few months ago and my mood has been stable since then. There are still difficulties, but I try to take them in stride."

Mental Health

This Is What Happens To Your Brain On No Sleep

Bedtime is one of the most important parts of the day for the brain. The latest studies show that when we slumber, the brain performs important …

Why Nirvana's In Bloom is busting out all over

The band’s song about fans who don’t understand them is one of the catchiest ever made. Which is why musicians from Ezra Furman to Sturgill Simpson love it<p>The lyrics couldn’t be more plain. “He’s the one who likes all our pretty songs,” sang Kurt Cobain, “and he likes to sing along / And he likes …

12 quotes that prove grunge legend Kurt Cobain was a social good pioneer

Kurt Cobain became a household name when Nirvana crashed the music scene with <i>Nevermind</i> in the early '90s, but mainstream success was the exact …

Kurt Cobain

Hillary Clinton: Area 51 files will be opened to the public after election, Presidential hopeful promises

Hillary Clinton has committed to opening up the files on the mysterious Area 51 and exposing as much as possible of what is hidden there.<p>Appearing on …

Hillary Clinton

Is Being Bipolar Fashionable?

I have heard that being bipolar is “fashionable.” I have heard that “all the kids are doing it.” I have heard that it’s a fashionable, fad diagnosis. …

Eurocentric Bipolar Disorder

Eurocentric Bipolar Disorder is a deeply ingrained and destructive mindset of whiteness that becomes visible when attitudes of white privilege and …

Race & Ethnicity

Beware! Depression is a bigger deal than you’d like to believe | health and fitness

There is a fine line that separates being stressed and being depressed, and often the crossover is so subtle, most people do not realise it. However, …

Clown Motel

Oh, just a motel on the edge of the desert decorated with thousands of clowns conveniently located next to an abandoned graveyard.<p>While Nevada’s …

This New Horror Movie Says You Were Right To Be Afraid of the Dark

Trailer FrenzyA special place to find the newest trailers for movies and TV shows you're craving.<p>It’s something we’ve all experienced. A jolt of …

Horror

Can an Implant Stop Heroin Addiction?

Four toothpick-sized implants that deliver a steady dose of buprenorphine into the upper arm may be the future of drug treatment—could they end …

Drug Addiction

A Trip to Courtney Love's Old Strip Club with The Body to Talk About Pop Music

"Trying to get my metallic fart guitar sound onto a Taylor Swift song would be pretty awesome."<p>The Body, the devastatingly heavy two-piece band generally filed perhaps incorrectly under the umbrella of “metal,” perform some of the bleakest music in the history of, well, music. With Lee Buford …

Hear rock music's secret satanic messages in this 1981 radio show

When I was ten, my friend and I got excited by the rumor that if you play Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust" backwards, it says "Smoke marijuana." …

Short Horror Film 'VICIOUS' is Scary As Hell!

If you want to watch an excellent short horror film that will more than likely keep you up tonight, then we have a great one for you. The short film</b> …

Apple Users Targeted In First Known Mac Ransomware Campaign

Apple Inc. customers were targeted by hackers over the weekend in the first campaign against Macintosh computers using a pernicious type of software …

Can nicotine be good for you?

There was something odd about my new patient. She was elegantly dressed and self-possessed, and yet she was slowly, rhythmically chewing gum, …

Slow iPhone? Seven quick tricks to speed it up

With the latest iPhone set to be revealed on Monday, your current iPhone is yet another generation out of date.<p>Many iPhone users are stuck on older versions: the 6, 5s, 5c, 4s, or God forbid, something even older. Every year, as your iPhone gets older and apps demand more processing power, your …

Chasing Coffee with a Nap Is the Key to Feeling Your Most Alert

The "coffee nap" combo delivers a double shot of energy, science says.<p>We've already told you that naps are good for you. And we're pretty big fans of coffee around here, too. But have you ever thought about combining the two? Turns out that when you chase a cup of Joe with a short nap, it can …

Listen to Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl prank call Jeff Probst

Foo Fighters

5 Alright Bands That Are One Tiny Change Away From Greatness

There are very few music acts in this world that you could honestly say have been consistently great for their entire career. Yes, they may have had …

Music

Foo Fighters' Sonic Highways: Is Band Planning 2016 Sequel?

Foo Fighters currently do not have any concrete plans for the second season of Sonic Highways, as producer Butch Vig has told <b>Billboard</b> that he is …

7 Surprising Secret Shows From Big-Time Artists

Well-known bands sometimes play “secret shows” at venues that are dramatically smaller than the ones they're accustomed to. These come with little or …

Music

9. Riot Act

Yes, the early 2000s resulted in quite the slump for Pearl Jam, who just couldn't quite find their footing in the rock scene. It was a period where …

George W. Bush

Studio where David Bowie recorded ‘Blackstar’ shuts down despite Dave Grohl trying to buy it

New York's Magic Shop Recording Studio featured in the 'Sonic Highways' TV series<p>The studio where David Bowie recorded his final album ‘Blackstar’ …

David Bowie

Alice in Chains Will Join Guns N' Roses for Las Vegas Reunion Shows Los Angeles Magazine

Dust off your American flag bandanas and your white spandex shorts: When Guns N’ Roses hits the stage in Las Vegas this April, Alice in Chains will …

Los Angeles

13 things you’ll only understand if you were obsessed with grunge in the 90s

Do air guitar, sweaty trainers and a desperate desire to move to Seattle feature in your memories of being a teenager?<p>If so, chances are you were a …

Watch Courtney Love Cover PJ Harvey’s “To Bring You My Love”

Love her or hate her, Courtney Love keeps on plugging on, making music and performing in small venues for the generation of fans who still adore her …

San Francisco