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One-Day Work Week Satisfies Mental Health Needs Related to Employment

One-Day Work Week Satisfies Mental Health Needs Related to Employment

Having a job and being employed is known to improve mental health and life satisfaction. A new study shows, however, that this benefit is achieved in much less than 40...
Ariana Grande Gets Fresh Ink With Jim Carrey’s ‘The Truman Show’ Quote

Ariana Grande Gets Fresh Ink With Jim Carrey’s ‘The Truman Show’ Quote

Ariana Grande is sporting fresh ink! The 7 Rings pop star revealed her latest tattoo — a quote inspired by The Truman Show starring Jim Carrey — to social media on Thursday. Related: Ariana Grande

'Sea of Solitude' looks like a brilliant, emotional horror show

Sea of Solitude feels like coming home.Footage of a hulking black monster swimming among the rooftops and balconies of a waterlogged Berlin plays on repeat like a GIF in my psyche, as comforting as it

'Sea of Solitude' looks like a brilliant, emotional horror show

Sea of Solitude feels like coming home.Footage of a hulking black monster swimming among the rooftops and balconies of a waterlogged Berlin plays on repeat like a GIF in my psyche, as comforting as it
Study claims Facebook statuses can reveal people’s medical conditions

Study claims Facebook statuses can reveal people’s medical conditions

Researchers analyzed words to better predict diabetes, anxiety, and depression. The post appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Lizzo Cries While Discussing Overwhelming Sadness & Explains How She’s Trying To Work Through It!

Lizzo Cries While Discussing Overwhelming Sadness & Explains How She’s Trying To Work Through It!

Not even Lizzo can shine all the time. The 31-year-old singer took to social media to talk about her occasional depression, telling her followers that opening up about one’s emotions to others can be
Not your average fungi: Magic mushrooms follow cannabis for potential health benefits

Not your average fungi: Magic mushrooms follow cannabis for potential health benefits

With cannabis now legal in Canada, a new drug — Psilocybe cubensis (‘magic mushroom or ‘shrooms’) — has started to grow on those with depression and addictions. Psilocybe is a hallucinogen found in
Austerity and inequality fuelling mental illness, says top UN envoy

Austerity and inequality fuelling mental illness, says top UN envoy

Exclusive: Special rapporteur on health says social justice more important for mental health than therapy and medicationAusterity, inequality and job insecurity are bad for mental health and
Austerity and inequality fuelling mental illness, says top UN envoy

Austerity and inequality fuelling mental illness, says top UN envoy

Exclusive: Special rapporteur on health says social justice more important for mental health than therapy and medicationAusterity, inequality and job insecurity are bad for mental health and
The Chilling Mystery of High-Altitude Suicides

The Chilling Mystery of High-Altitude Suicides

U.S. counties above 4,000 feet have twice the suicides as counties at 2,000 feet. Is it because there's less oxygen in the air, or is something else going on?
Chemical Weapon Victims Can Suffer Lifelong Mental, Physical Health Problems

Chemical Weapon Victims Can Suffer Lifelong Mental, Physical Health Problems

In a new study of victims of Saddam Hussein’s chemical warfare, people exposed to such agents struggle with lifelong mental and physical health problems, including depression, anxiety, suicidal
We should start working less now to mentally prepare ourselves for automation

We should start working less now to mentally prepare ourselves for automation

What will happen when a work-obsessed culture stops working?
Michelle Williams Talks Battling Through Her Depression Post-Split From Chad Johnson: ‘I Didn’t Think I Would Be Alive’ Today

Michelle Williams Talks Battling Through Her Depression Post-Split From Chad Johnson: ‘I Didn’t Think I Would Be Alive’ Today

Michelle Williams is hopeful for better days to come after facing a difficult stretch in recent months, which included calling off her engagement to pastor Chad Johnson in December. In a new interview
Night Owls Can Retrain Their Body Clocks to Improve Mental Health and Performance

Night Owls Can Retrain Their Body Clocks to Improve Mental Health and Performance

A few simple tweaks to the sleeping patterns of night owls could lead to significant improvements in the timing of sleep and waking, improved performance in the mornings, better eating...

The Simple Question That Helps Fight Depression (M)

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Social Media May Improve Mental Health for Adults

Social Media May Improve Mental Health for Adults

Social media researchers have largely focused on how it influences youth and college students, and many studies have found deleterious effects. But a new study contends that much of the...
Tuning Into Emotions Can Help Teens Ward Off Depressive Symptoms

Tuning Into Emotions Can Help Teens Ward Off Depressive Symptoms

A new study finds that teens who can describe their negative emotions in precise and nuanced ways are less likely to experience depressive symptoms after stressful life events. And this,...
At the Brink of Losing, I Found Myself

At the Brink of Losing, I Found Myself

You're reading At the Brink of Losing, I Found Myself, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational
Antidepressant Trio Can Impair Pain Relief of Opioid Tramadol

Antidepressant Trio Can Impair Pain Relief of Opioid Tramadol

A new study reveals that several common antidepressants, including fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil) and bupropion (Wellbutrin), interact with the opioid pain medication tramadol to blunt pain
Comedy and depression have more in common than you might think

Comedy and depression have more in common than you might think

"That's kind of how jokes come about, where you're like, 'Well, why is it this way?' Instead of just taking it for face value.”
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