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According to the United States Library of Medicine, an aneurysm is "a weak area in the wall of a blood vessel that causes the blood vessel to bulge or...
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Psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, is classified as a Schedule 1 Drug. This classification indicates psilocybin is an illegal subst...
alone
Socially, we have a rough time dealing with mental illnesses. With physical ailments and disabilities, it's easy for people to sympathize because the...
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Tourette Syndrome is referred to in the mental health community as a 'tic disorder'. Tics are defined as "sudden twitches, movements, or sounds that...
RuPaul
With Bradley Manning's announcement that he now wishes to be called Chelsea Manning instead, the subject of transgender is once again mainstream news....
DSM-5
The DSM, or the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, is an extremely important and influential reference work used by professionals...
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Here are five facts regarding the over-the-counter supplement 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP). 5-HTP Is Made from Seeds 5-Hydroxytryptophan is regarded as...
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Adderall is a central nervous system stimulant generally prescribed for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. It is a Sc...
sleep
Sleep is closely tied to mental health. This has been known for some time (read here and here). More study has revealed that sleep apnea can dramatica...
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People who experience suicidal ideation (think about ending their life) do not always share these thoughts for several reasons; they may fear rejectio...
 
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