Stefani A Hutchison

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'This is what depression looks like:' Viral post shows how difficult the little things are with depression

If you are one of the 300 million people in the world who suffer from depression, then you know life is sometimes about small victories.<p>Being able to …

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I Have Anxiety And Here's How It Affects My Romantic Relationships

Most people have no idea that I deal with anxiety. I’m adventurous, I love spontaneous plans and I’m pretty easy-going — no nervous Nelly by any means. But when a duck glides smoothly along the water, there’s a lot going on below that glassy surface; like the webbed feet pedaling fast and furiously …

Breakthrough injection could help you shed 14 pounds a month

British scientists have developed a hormone injection that could help people lose 14 pounds in just four weeks.<p>The jab mimics the effects of a …

What You Should Know If You Love Someone Who Has Panic Attacks

Millions of American adults experience panic attacks, a debilitating side effect of some mental health conditions. The attacks can cause labored …

Scientists Just Identified The Physical Source of Anxiety in The Brain

And they can control it with light.<p>We're not wired to feel safe all the time, but maybe one day we could be.<p>A new study investigating the …

A Tourist Took A Picture Of A Creepy Figure At A UK Castle That Even Paranormal Investigators Can’t Explain

It’s long been thought (by those who believe in the supernatural,at least) that cameras can catch things that the human eye can’t — which some are …

This Viral Twitter Thread Explains What People With Mental Illness Really Mean When They Say "I'm Tired"

"For me, 'I’m tired' is not a complaint or pessimistic. It’s merely a fact of life."<p><i>If you are thinking about suicide or just need to talk to someone, you can speak to someone by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and or by texting HOME to 741741, the Crisis</i> …

Whipping Tom: The Weird, Serial Spanker Of London

“Some strong-willed children absolutely demand to be spanked, and their wishes should be granted.” —James Dobson<p>In A Nutshell<p>Whipping Tom was a …

Thinking Beyond the ‘Chemical Imbalance’ Theory of Depression

What if everything we think we know about depression is wrong? That’s the contention of journalist and writer Johann Hari in his latest book, <i>Lost</i> …

36 People Show Us What Their Anxiety Looks Like

You are not alone.<p>Warning: Many of these images may be disturbing to the reader.<p><i>If you are thinking about suicide or just need to talk to someone, you can speak to someone by calling the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or by texting HOME to 741741, the Crisis Text</i> …

Ginger Zee opens up about battle with depression in new memoir: 'I was addicted to chaos, I was addicted to self-harm'

ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee is opening up about her struggles with depression in a new memoir that she hopes "will help demystify …

How 1 Woman's Facebook Post Nails Just How "Raw and Real" Anxiety Actually Is

Image Source: Unsplash / Verne Ho<p>"Anxiety is fear. Anxiety is worry. Anxiety is physically and emotionally draining. Anxiety is raw. Anxiety is …

Soaring numbers of children seeing psychiatrists amid anxiety epidemic

The number of young children seeing psychiatrists has risen by a third amid an ‘epidemic of anxiety’ official figures show.<p>A new report shows soaring numbers of children receiving psychiatric treatment - with a 31 per cent rise in one year among those aged nine and under.<p>Experts said children were …

Mental Health

These Comics Capture The Silent Struggle Of Postpartum Depression And Anxiety

Karen Kleiman aims to shatter "the myth that all new mothers feel wonderful about being mothers.”<p>Women who have experienced postpartum depression and anxiety have described the experience as isolating and full of guilt. Karen Kleiman wants to change that.<p>Kleiman is a licensed clinical social …

The Reincarnation of Omm Sety

November 11, 2010<p><b>4068</b> Views<p>The phenomenon of reincarnation is a fascinating topic. Advocates of reincarnation present the story of Dorothy Louise …

Ancient History

The Disappearance of Owen Parfitt

February 12, 2013<p><b>4968</b> Views<p>Owen Parfitt had lived a wild life by anybody’s standards.<p>He told tales of his youth that featured piracy and great …

From pills to psychotherapy, treating depression often lies in a gray zone

Depression afflicts an estimated 16 million Americans every year, many of whom go to their doctors in despair, embarking on an often stressful process about what to do next. These visits may entail filling out forms with screening questions about symptoms such as mood changes and difficulty …

Anti-Anxiety Cooking

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. This is it. I added lobster mac and cheese to the menu last night, a double portion …

What Every Parent Needs To Understand About Teens' Mental Health

Data shows young people are struggling more than ever.<p>A new report is painting a bleak picture when it comes to teens’ mental health, as well as their access to professional support for those issues.<p>Data published by the nonprofit Mental Health America shows that rates of severe youth depression …

5 Ways Anxiety Can Ruin Virtually Every Movie You Watch

One day, many years ago, my brain suddenly announced that I was going to die. It didn't offer any specifics, but it was convinced that something</i> …

Anxiety Causes Palpitations to Cause Anxiety

<b>Anxiety Symptoms</b> <b>SHARE</b><p>You're walking along, minding your own business, when suddenly – out of nowhere – your heart races. It feels like it's beating …

6 Ghosts Who Solved Their Own Murders

Being the ghost of a murder victim must be so frustrating. Not only do you know for a fact who your killer is (you were, after all, an eyewitness), …

A high tech ghost story

The grounds of the Historic Powhatan Resort nearly Williamsburg, Virginia were soaked in blood. Hundreds died along the edge of the woods to the north during the Civil War, it is said, and even more died over its long centuries as a working farm. They said a lone woman, a war widow, still wandered …

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8 Stories That Will Resonate If You Have Social Anxiety

You're not alone.<p>Living with social anxiety can be difficult in many ways.<p>The condition is hardly about “being shy” ― it’s more nuanced and challenging than many may believe. Social anxiety can cause emotional symptoms like excessive worrying and panic and physical issues like a rapid heartbeat and …

4 Incredible Eucharistic miracles that defy scientific explanation

These miraculous hosts continue to baffle skeptics.<p>The Catholic Church teaches a dogma called “transubstantiation,” which the <i>Catechism</i> explains thus: …

Faith

The stories behind the homes from classic Halloween horror flicks

Every house has a story, but these may be the most terrifying.<p>In honor of Halloween, take a closer look at the real-life dwellings that inspired or …

'Are you waiting for me?' Landlady films 'ghost of girl killed by car outside haunted pub speaking to her'

A landlady filmed the spooky moment she believes the ghost of a girl killed by a car outside her 'haunted' pub spoke to her.<p>In her spine-tingling …

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America's teen anxiety epidemic is heartbreaking. Parents, here's the incredible thing you must do now

I sat on a parenting panel last month with a well-known and widely respected counselor by the name of Sissy Goff, M.Ed, LPC-MHSP. She is the Director of Child & Adolescent Counseling at Daystar in Nashville and when asked about the biggest issue facing kids today, she confirmed what you’ve probably …