The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why has received a great deal of attention since its release earlier this spring. The show centers on 17-year-old Hannah Baker, who has ended her life and left behind a series of cassette tapes explaining her decision. Each tape highlights a devastating issue, from isolation to sexual assault. ...
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Yesterday, we learned that Robin Williams was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson's disease, as well as long-standing depression and anxiety, at the time of his apparent suicide. Parkinson's and other degenerative brain conditions, like Alzheimer's disease and dementia, have a complicated relationship with depression—they often occur together, experts say, although the link...
Ketamine, or "Special K" as its known, is a psychedelic party drug that brings on hallucinations. You're more likely to hear about it in the context of drug abuse these days, so you might be surprised to hear that some doctors around the country are now offering ketamine off-label to help patients with severe, treatment-resistant depression. ...
When I was pregnant with my son, I was lucky that I never had back pain, swollen feet, or even morning sickness. My only complaint was trouble sleeping: Night after night I lay awake worrying about anything and everything related to the baby in my belly: How long has it been since he last...
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For actor Ryan Phillippe, life really is a bittersweet symphony. Among the nuggets of nostalgia he shared recently with Elle.com (like the fact that the Porsche in Cruel Intentions was fake), Phillippe also opened up about his lifelong struggle with depression. ...
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