Why Depression Untreated, is Really Bad for Your Health
Some sleep disorders can point to other health problems, it is important for you to be honest with your doctor or counselor to explain your symptoms. Your doctor will determine the right treatment for you. The treatments can range from medication, dietary changes, exercise, elimination caffeine, and alcohol, adjusting the sleep habits
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Fact vs. fiction: Ending the stigma of mental illness
FICTION: Only “crazy” people get mental health treatment. FACT: Mental illness can happen to anyone. You are not alone. The National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMH) states that “one in four adults, approximately 61.5 million Americans, experience mental illness in a given year and approximately 20% of youth ages 13 to 18 experience some kind of mental disorder …
Mental Illness: The Stigma can be so Dangerous
Monthly donations are the lifeblood of Depressionforums.org. A small, monthly $2-$5 donation will help DF keep our mission and vision alive. Founded in 2001, our organization’s ongoing mission is to continue to fight the stigma of mental illness, encourage, inform, and inspire the public about mental health.-Thank you
Conclusions about the effects of stress
Health News Feb 4, 2008, 10:49 Uncontrollable, unpredictable, and constant stress has far-reaching consequences on our physical and mental health. Stress can begin in the womb and recur throughout life. One of the pathological (abnormal) consequences of stress is a learned helplessness that leads to the hopelessness and helplessness of clinical depression, …
Morbidly Obese And Health Issues
Morbidly Obese And Health Issues Please Donate. Every little bit helps keep DF running on the Net! Morbidly Obese And Health Issues. By taney, April 28, 2013 in Eating Disorders. Share More sharing options Followers 0. Recommended Posts. taney. Posted April 28, 2013. taney. Advanced Member; 316
Anyone On 600 Mg
Just wondering. I am a long time sufferer of depression. I have kept it relatively at bay for a while. I am on 20 MG Adderall for ADHD. 20 MG Celexa and 450 MG of Wellbutrin per day. Seroquel at night. Sometimes due to circumstances that are starting to get me down I take a part of a 4th one late
Has Anyone Dropped Out Of School Due To …
it's better to put your mental health before any form of grade. your health and life is much much more important - you can always go back and redo things when you feel ready. as humans we are made like robots, to go to primary school, then secondary, then college, then university.. but it is not necessary. that is societies way of doing things
Am I Bipolar, Borderline, Or Just Really Moody
Actually, this Monday I have an appointment at a health clinic; it will be my first time seeing a doctor in about 3 years. I will attempt to explain myself really well (something I often struggle with) and emphasize how dealing with the constant mood swings and daily triggers is affecting my life. I'm crossing my fingers that the doctor can
How Would You Know If A Doasge Was Too High
Hey there, I know im not overdosing, but think maybe the dosage is too high as I still havent been able to find consistancy, the longest I felt good on was the last dose of 300mg (6-7 weeks) then dipped with anxiety but not depression and panicked so went up a dose with docs approval and I am thinking that maybe this dose is too high for me but cant see my doctor or …
Mistrusting Of Others
Unfortunately this can lead to isolation which in itself is just as damaging to our mental health. The key to overcome this is to try to objectively assess others, most people are inherently good and will not hurt you on purpose. Obviously having bad experiences and/or depression makes it very difficult to be objective and that's where therapy
Separation Anxiety Disorder
Diagnostic Criteria Separation Anxiety Disorder Diagnostic Criteria 1. Developmentally inappropriate and excessive anxiety concerning separation from home or from those to whom the individual is attached, as evidenced by three (or more) of the following: 1. recurrent excessive distress when separation from home or major attachment figures occurs …
Other Depressive Health Disorders
Other Depressive Health Disorders ; Tachycardia Please Donate. Every little bit helps keep DF running on the Net! Tachycardia. By angelwings17, May 6, 2011 in Other Depressive Health Disorders. Share More sharing options Followers 0. Recommended Posts. angelwings17. Posted May 6, 2011. angelwings17.
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of
Mental health issues are nothing to be ashamed of, we didn’t do anything wrong. It can be treated with medication, therapy, counseling and many self help therapy. Don’t be afraid to try things like religion, spirituality and other methods to help you to cope with mental health.
145. Posted 19 minutes ago. Hi, im a 26 year old student from wales . i have been hearing voices for the past 3 years . They are loud derogatory unpleasant and spiteful. I also feel this intense emotional numbness . I literally can’t feel a single emotion. Not happy not sad not angry not embarrassed not guilty not anxious.
Mental health parity laws by state
The Mental Health Parity Act of 1996 mandates that employers that employ more than 50 workers and offer group health insurance must also offer coverage for mental illness equal to the lifetime and annual caps set for physical ailments. The law is a first step in eliminating discrimination against the mentally ill.
Viibryd Side Effects
Viibryd is one of the few medications which my DNA GeneSight psychotropic results suggested for me. I see my doc in two days and will discuss making the switch. Thanks for everyone's input. This DNA test (GeneSight by Assurex Health) is available in the USA. It assists in selecting the right medications.
Having A Mental Illness And Becoming A Psychologist
Two of today's most notable mental health advocates were each diagnosed with MH issues long before getting their PHDs in psychology. The names? Mary Ellen Copeland PhD and Patricia Deegan PhD. You can read about them on the web. Both sought their PhDs well after being Dx with MH issues. Great folks, they are!
Wellbutrin and severe tiredness
I've been on wellbutrin (200 mg/day) for almost 3 months, and I feel so tired all the time. I don't just mean a little sleepy, but full on, can't-keep-my-eyes-open, fall-asleep-in-the-middle-of-activities kind of tired. I brought that up with …
Cymbalta Withdrawl = Hell
3. Posted December 30, 2012. I've been on Cymbalta for about three years now, taken for major depressive disorder and fibro. I finally got tired of feeling emotionless and numb. I want to try, for the first time in 20 years, to see what I'm like WITHOUT being doped up. My pdoc has been weaning me off slowly.
Coming Off Of Effexor With Prozac Bridge
Hi Everybody.I'm new to this forum and am looking for some support.I've been on Effexor XR for about 6-7 years. I was on 225mg for most of that time, but had to increase up to 300mg a couple of years ago.After some careful consideration between my doctor and I, it was decided that I would taper o
tried to ask a cashier out
i was over at sears tring to get my watch fixed and i saw this cute girl at the cashier which she was very nice, i went over to ask to where the tools section was, after that, i said thanks and asked for her name and i asked if you wanted to hang out but she couldnt because she had to work alot which i understand and very polite to her but when i came home i told my mom …
Will Taking Wellbutrin And Seroquel Counteract Each Other
I was put on the Wellbutrin 300 mg in the morning and 200 Seroquel in the night, as well as a blue sleeping pill at night, and lorezapam/adivan as needed when I spent 5 1/2 weeks inpatient on a mental health ward. A phychatrist prescribed this combination.
Wellbutrin And High Blood Pressure
Hi,I have been taking Wellbutrin 100 SR for 4 months now, I take one 100 mg in the morning and 1 100 mg in afternoon. so 200 mg a day. I have recently been having issues with high blood pressure which I never had before. Has anyone else had this problem with this medication? I really would hate t