If you haven’t heard, universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses.
There are a lot of misconceptions out there about major depressive disorder (MDD). Some think that depressed people merely need a change of heart, choosing to think happy thoughts instead of sad ones.
A recent article by Deborah Orr regarding her experiences with antidepressants sparked a lot of debate as to their merits and drawbacks. The truth is, they’re not as simple or as understood as many might
Mind & Body July 2, 2017, 3:12 PM GMT / Source: TODAY Do you feel as if you walk around life on autopilot, going through the motions but never really seeing, hearing, embracing, enjoying or experiencing
The latest high-profile campaign is welcome and stigma is declining but the NHS must provide better treatment Last week, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry joined other notable names, the
THE QUESTION I was diagnosed with lupus. Since my diagnosis, I've had an uphill battle with my employer, especially while trying to return to work. My employer then terminated me saying that I abandoned
For a revolutionary, Deepali Vishwakarma is more quiet and reflective than you might expect. She's in her 30s, small, with a round face that holds intense brown eyes and a shy grin. Vishwakarma is a lay
How childhood memories shape us, even after we've forgotten them The slippery baby in the plastic blue tub cringes when her daddy, holding a drippy orange washcloth, leaks a bit of water in her face. is
In politics and policy, trying to feel the pain of others is a bad idea. Empathy distorts our reasoning and makes us biased, tribal and often cruel Everywhere you turn in American politics, leaders talk
It only took a full work week and three alarms (but who's counting?). I've never been a morning person. So when my husband Nathan and I got a dog several years ago, I had it all worked out: Lexie would
It's fairly easy to be modestly successful; you just have to work hard. (Seriously: that is all it takes.) It's harder to be very successful; you have to work hard, and smart, and catch a few breaks along
New York (CNN) — After 27 hours of surgery, twin boys Anias and Jadon McDonald -- born joined at the head 13 months ago -- began a new life apart on Friday. The round-the-clock operation at the Children's
The quality of sleep we get affects every aspect of our lives — however 40% of Americans don't get the amount of sleep necessary for performing their best. Fortunately, with a few simple additions to nightly