Pressure to Function Perfectly Because of Bipolar Disorder
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Many feel pressure to be perfect, but I feel pressure to function perfectly because of bipolar disorder. This pressure is a little different.
Human placenta stem cells help people recover from hip surgery
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The placenta is usually discarded after childbirth but it's a source of mesenchymal stem cells – and they help people regain muscle strength after hip surgery
I continue trying to figure out how to be in this world as the freak that I am?
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Dear Pastor, Thank you. Frankly my own personal drama is hardly what motivates me anymore. I'm in a highly privileged position with education -- I was a social worker working with folks who are harmed in the ways that I now advocate for. I watched people lose everything and not infrequently die due to what?
Story-listening shows promise as an intervention for people living with dementia
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By Emma Young. Given that there’s no cure for Alzheimer’s, anything that can help with memory is surely to be welcomed.
2019 Breakthrough Prize winners set to receive share in $22 million
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Silicon valley’s Breakthrough Prize reveals the 21 scientists who have been recognized this year for work in drug design, biology, astrophysics, and mathematics
Pregnancy changes how hundreds of genes work in a woman?s body
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Genes that alter their expression during healthy pregnancies have been identified for the first time, potentially helping us to predict at-risk pregnancies
The BepiColombo spacecraft is about to blast off to Mercury
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On 20 October, the BepiColombo spacecraft will begin a 7-year journey to Mercury, where it will orbit and investigate the many mysteries Mercury
7 Common Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug Use
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Behaviors fluctuate in adolescence. However, there are key signs of drug use that should trigger ACTION! More here on 7 common signs of teen drug use and what
Feuding Family: A Different Type of Homecoming
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Tumea's, South Union, and Locust Tap. If you are reading this article, you are likely scratching your head in puzzlement. But if you are a proud Des Moines native, you recognize these landmark institutions--and are likely salivating at your next meal. Welcome home, Matt. Have a meal at one of your favorite restaurants (while doing your best to ignore the simmering family feud). Home, as I have discovered, is a complex--even loaded--term. Over the past weekend, I returned home to Des Moines for a
Bipolar Disorder Type II Is ?Real? Bipolar Disorder Too
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I have bipolar disorder type II and while bipolar type II is different than type I, that doesn't mean bipolar type II is any less real.
The biggest issue we face:   #WorldMentalHealthDay
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The biggest problem in mental health treatment is the idea that anybody need be treated at all. What people really need is a safe space to be who and what they are. Once people are in a safe place they simply need to be supported in trusting their own process. ...
Why plans to achieve zero suicides might actually be counterproductive
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Health bodies and politicians are aiming for zero suicides, but doctors are warning this ambitious goal is simply unrealistic
Cosmic supercluster is largest object ever seen in the early universe
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A gigantic supercluster of galaxies that existed just two billion years after the big bang could tell us how much dark matter was around in the early universe
Gravitational waves from black hole pairs could act like tractor beams
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When two black holes orbit one another, they create a swirling vortex of gravitational waves that could trap any nearby objects like a sci-fi tractor beam