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17 Times Tumblr Got Real AF About Sleep Disorders

"Friend: Are you getting enough sleep? Me: Sometimes when I sneeze, my eyes close."

How To Stay In Touch With Reality During Psychosis | International Bipolar Foundation

If you have experienced psychosis, you know that it’s a very hard thing to explain to someone who has never experienced it before. When you are in a …

Mental Health

11-year-old dies playing the 'choking game'

An 11-year-old boy died last week playing the choking game and now his father is urging parents to warn their children about the dangers of this bizarre trend that's taking the lives of American youth.<p>Garret Pope Jr. was found dead in his bedroom on Wednesday and Garrett Pope Sr. hopes to help …

10 Things Confident People Do Differently in Dating and Relationships

Post Views: 1,239<p>Healthy self-esteem is a prerequisite for healthy relationships. From my personal experiences, and my years spent writing about …

Drake's Kid Cudi Diss Exposes an Ugliness Toward Mental Illness

You have to shoot the fair ones.<p>In Kid Cudi’s first tweet since entering a rehab facility for depression and suicidal urges, he called out Drake for …

Rap & Hip-Hop

22 couples who both have mental illnesses confess what their relationships are really like

While the topic of mental health has gained traction over the years, having a mental illness remains one of the more difficult facets of a person’s …

Mental Health

New program hopes to cut DUIs by linking offenders to mental health services

Article Tools<p>Font size<p>Share This<p>   <p>A project out of Harvard Medical School selected Lackawanna County as one of six sites nationally to pilot a …

11 Spiritual Living Ideas for Your Home

If you have a space in your home then most probably you will appreciate and enjoy a room that has been reserved for spiritual purposes. You don't …

In youngest suicide victims, ADD is more common than depression | Reuters

(Reuters Health) - When children under 12 commit suicide, they are more likely to have a diagnosis of attention deficit disorder than depression, a U.S. study suggests.<p>“Although suicide is extremely rare in elementary school-aged children, a child can and sometimes will think about and even attempt …

Why Young Children Are Dying by Suicide

Suicide in children, though rare, is the 10th leading cause of death for elementary school-aged kids in the U.S. According to a study in a …

Mary Lambert Gets Real About Living With Bipolar Disorder

"I am not like this every day. But I am also not glamorous and confident every day."<p>Mary Lambert is showing the world that even celebrities struggle with mental health issues -- and we couldn't love her more for it.<p>The "Secrets" singer uploaded a picture to Instagram earlier this week, where she …

Waking Up Bipolar - Lion's Roar

Chris Coles' photo from the cover of his memoir, "The Body of Chris."<p>Chris Cole’s first psychotic break was a religious experience. Many years later, …

10 Things to Remember When You’ve Lost Your Motivation

<i>The biggest and most complex obstacle you’ll ever have to overcome is your mind. If you can overcome that, you can overcome anything.</i>Have you ever …

13 things you’ll only know if you’ve been diagnosed with Bipolar disorder at a young age

<b>I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder (type 1) just a couple of months ago.</b><p>There are many types of bipolar disorder – type 1 and 2 being most …

Mental Health

Demi Lovato Opens Up About Her Bipolar Disorder, Slams Online Trolls in Twitter Storm

Demi Lovato let it all out during a tweet storm early Thursday morning, opening up about her bipolar disorder and slamming trolls for attacking …

How Sleep and Bipolar Disorder Interact

What do you need to know about sleep and sleep patterns when you have bipolar disorder? If you've found that your sleep patterns abnormal, for …

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) …

Premiere: Listen to Lais’ “Cocaine Rain”

They don’t want you to listen to <b>Lais</b>’ debut EP.<p>By “they,” we’re not referring to the omnipresent antagonists that try to interfere with <b>DJ Khaled</b> on …

20 Things I Learned This Year

• If you can’t get out of bed, call someone<br>• If you find yourself pinching a roll of fat, stop<br>• If the litter box needs new litter, it’s okay to get it …

Wendy Williams

ADHD Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Psychotic Side Effects in Some Kids

Kids who take stimulant medications to treat ADHD may experience psychotic symptoms more commonly than previously thought.<p>Shutterstock<p>Children who …

Topiramate curbs marijuana use in teens -- but with tough side effects

Combining the drug topiramate with psychological counseling curbed marijuana use among young smokers significantly more than did counseling alone, …

The Link Between PCOS and Bipolar Disorder

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) has seemed like the fad diagnosis. It’s one of those situations where it suddenly seems that everyone seems to be …

Women's Health

St George's mental health trust team develops mobile app for patients with bipolar disorder

A team at St George's mental health trust has developed a mobile phone app to help patients with bipolar disorder track their medication.<p>In the UK, …

Mental Health

4 Jokes About Mental Illness You Need to Stop Making

Person 1: <i>Someone forgot their meds this morning! Lol!</i><p>Person 2: <i>Someone else forgot that someone listening takes meds and thinks this joke is offensive! Lol!</i><p>Don't get me wrong, I think humor is incredibly therapeutic. Even during my darkest times I was cracking jokes. A good, authentic laugh during a …

Trouble Sleeping? Here’s How I Learned To Fall Asleep In Under 1 Minute Every Night - Michael Andrew Arata, MD

For a long time, I had a hard time sleeping. We can chock it up to bad food late at night, too many screens before bed, and stress. I found it …

BBC Radio 4 - Today, 27/07/2015, Night shifts 'significantly shorten lifespan'

Night shifts significantly shorten lifespan, research suggests.<p>Long-term Night shift work gives rise to type-two diabetes, heart disease and cancer, said Prof Russell Foster, a leading sleep expert.<p>"The assumption has always been that you adapt," Prof Foster told Today's Sarah Montague, who …

A Turning Point in Humanity Through Heartfulness Meditation

<b>A Turning Point in the History of Humanity through Heartfulness Meditation</b><p>Every once in a while, we humans get epiphanies -- we have had so many different types of epiphanies, through all these years of our lives -- during our sufferings, our joys, our emotions, our own experiences of miracles, …