Robbie Olson

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My Mental Illness Diagnosis Was a Saving Grace

After years of suffering from mental health problems, it only took 4 months for my life to completely change.<p>I’d been depressed, anxious and addicted …

New Implantable Drug Could Ease Opioid Addiction

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first buprenorphine implant for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence. It is designed to …

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

A children's book introduces German kids to the true story of Syrian refugees

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Kids

Everything I Needed to Know About Introverts I Learned From the Hulk - GeekMom

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>Think fast–does a loud outburst make someone an extrovert? If we use Bruce Banner as an example, the answer must be “no.”<p>While …

Personality

People with anxiety show fundamental differences in perception

People with anxiety fundamentally perceive the world differently, according to a study reported in the Cell Press journal <i>Current Biology</i> on March 3. …

The Brain

17 Things to Never Say to a Girl With Borderline Personality Disorder

One woman with Borderline Personality Disorder opens up.<p><b>1. Nothing.</b> Going to bed in an argument isn't our style. Even when you've casually dismissed it as a minor disagreement and all but forgotten about it, we're worrying that you hate us and will never speak to us again. So please, stay awake …

Mental Health

Are You Depressed or Just Sad?

Whether it’s the death of a loved one, a devastating breakup, or a super sad movie, plenty of things in life can bring you down. And it can happen to …

Happiness