This Is What It's Like To Be A Man With An Eating Disorder
An estimated 24 million people in the U.S. have eating disorders, and they aren’t all women and girls.
Alzheimer's-related brain changes occur 2 decades before symptom onset
Researchers from Karolinska Institutet identified inflammatory brain changes among people with Alzheimer's-related gene mutations 20 years before estimated symptom onset.
Why Is It So Hard to Treat Eating Disorders?
Anorexia alone kills more people than any other mental illness does.
What Bipolar Disorder Really Feels Like
About 2.6 percent of American adults -- nearly 6 million people -- have
What You Need to Know About Child Custody & Substance Abuse
Do you suspect that your former spouse's substance abuse is affecting your kids? Learn what to do and how to best protect your children.
These Photos Nail What It Feels Like To Have An Anxiety Disorder
It can be difficult to verbalize what it's like to experience mental illness, so photographer Katie Crawford decided to show people instead of tell them....
4 Facts About Substance Use Disorders During National Recovery Month
Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors National Recovery Month, an opportunity for people to learn more about substance use disorders (SUD) and celebrate those who are recovering from their disease. As the nation’s prescription and illicit opioid crisis has demonstrated, these disorders are devastating illnesses that can affect anyone.
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3 Tips for Overcoming the Valentine’s Day Blues
Valentine's Day is a great day for some, and a depressing day for others. Learn more from the professionals at Thriveworks Counseling Charlottesville.
Tips for Choosing the Right Therapist in Grand Rapids
Looking for a counselor or therapist in Grand Rapids, Michigan? Thriveworks Counseling owner Audrey Litts offers some tips to help you with your search.
16 Captivating Data Visualization Examples
Get inspired by the following 16 examples of data visualization that communicate interesting information with both style and substance.
Alcohol and mental health: how can we better support those with co-occurring problems?
In this blog, Dr Laura Goodwin, Senior Lecturer in the Epidemiology of Mental Health and Addiction at the University of Liverpool, explores some of the main questions around alcohol and mental health, with a focus on how we can answer them through ongoing research.
The 10 Personality Disorders
A short, sharp look into the 10 personality disorders.
Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. Emma Young finds out how they did it, and why other countries won’t follow suit.
How Workplace Stress Might be Linked to Substance Abuse
Stress in the workplace contributes to higher rates of employee drug abuse. Call ARCpoint Labs for information on drug testing and workplace wellness programs.
Alcohol's effects on the body
Alcohol depresses the central nervous system. It acts like a sedative or tranquilizer, slowing your motor coordination and reaction time. It also harms judgment, memory, reasoning, and self control. Even though alcohol is a sedative, it disturbs slee...
5 tips to help patients with co-occurring conditions
Individuals who have mental health disorders often do not have just a single disorder.
Facts About Alcohol
Alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in the United States: 17.6 million people, or one in every 12 adults, suffer from alcohol abuse...
20 Awkward Moments That Only Occur In Cars
Because picking your nose is so much worse if you get caught.