Living On in Memory: Grief and AI

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Life After Death: The use of technology to cope with grief may be on the verge of something great or novel. The ability to live on through artificial intelligence offers a new method of closure. Actually communicating with a clone of your loved one may be the newest and most potent form of grief therapy. […]

Signs of the Times: Mental Health Triggers and Warnings

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Living For Gold: Some people are really good at checking their mental wavelength, but most are not. In order to help you moderate your mental health here, we are including this segment in hopes that some of us can become better at this function. Info-Graphic: Onset of symptoms Where is Happy Land: The World Happiness […]

You Good, Dog? Yeah I’m Cool, Cat.

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(Wo)Man’s Best Friend: Caring for your dog has just gotten a wee bit more complicated. As our understanding of the complexities of the human mind advance, as to must our attention toward man’s best friend. Info-Graphic: Foods that agree with your pets. Bubbles the Chimp: Have you ever seen that chimp that used to hang […]

Bad Blood: Testing Blood for Depression

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Bad Blood: Maybe you don’t need to waste time in a doctor’s office to tell you whether or not you have depression. A simple blood test may tell you everything you desire and maybe even more. In some cases the doctor really is too rich for your blood. In the near future we may substitute […]

The Weather Outside is Frightful: Mental Health and Weather

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The Sky is Falling: Here’s a quick guide to coping when the weather isn’t particularly to your liking. Info-Graphic: Seasonal Affective Disorder and mental health conditions. Katrina Babies: A film interested in the lives of those who were children present during the onslaught of hurricane Katrina? Other News: Home sweet hotel? Holidays can be tough, […]

How to Save a Life: Stopping Death by Suicide

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Suicide : Nobody knows how to truly save a life from suicide but we want to make sure you are familiar with some context and techniques dedicated to the prevention and awareness of certain triggers and scenarios. Info-Graphic: Suicide across the United States. Old Macdonald Had Depression: Farmers suicide rate increasing, why? Other News: Are […]

Did You Try Turning it (Your Brain) Off and On again?: Process of Sleep

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REM and the Stages of Sleep: Well there’s good sleep and there’s bad sleep. Info-Graphic: Mental Disorders and Sleep. Sleeping Genes: Are you pre-disposed toward better sleep? Other News: Genetic editing to fight anxiety and drinking in rats? Your local library may be a refuge for the mentally ill. Here’s a comedic take on what […]

All’s Well That Ends Well: Wellness

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Meditation: Sitting around doing nothing could actually be beneficial for health, or not. Info-Graphic: Mental health in America. ‘Atlanta’ TV Therapy: The sense behind sensory deprivation tanks. Other News: Tips for parents of teens with mental health issues. Seasonal affective disorder lighting. Do you care about the minds of Olympians, even if it’s a horse? […]

Lack of Productivity During Episodes of Psychosis

An image of maf trying to Overcome the voices in his head

I woke up today, but I did not do much else, strictly because of my voices. My productivity was kaput. Well you may say, yeah I have an inner voice too, that may be true, but there is a stark difference. When I say hear voices, They are a clear and defined third party, A […]

Back on Road: Mental Health Trip

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Along the way of taking one’s agency back from their mental illness comes the thrill of many adventures. Adventures, which may range from convenient to inconvenient. Of these, one of the most common emerges as the bona fide road trip. The road trip, therapeutic and immersive in any number of ways. Beckons one from the […]

Reimagining of Degrassi: The Next Generation Through a Mental Health Lens

Somewhere amongst the memories of adolescence in the 21st century arises an image of a not so personal, yet prominent stitch in the millennial mindset. This keystone teen drama piece known to most as Degrassi: The Next Generation, highlighted many of the mental health troubles endured by what I like to call the schizoids. However, […]