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Blue: music, mental health and neurodiversity

By Ben Adams 
CN: anxiety, depression, autism

I don’t know when it was that I realised music might be affecting my mental health. Music has always been a big part of my life, and I get through hours and hours of it every day; from folk to jazz to classical to ambient. 1,046 more words



I have some nice news to share. I’ve known about it for months but finally I can share it here. Each year, the Scottish Book Trust… 764 more words


A Beautiful Picture My Beloved Took

I will be very brief.

This was taken early yesterday morning while my beloved was on her way to work. I had to include it because it reminds me why every single morning is so important. 19 more words


Dear Santa

During half-term at the end of last month, I casually asked The Boy Child if he’d like to write his letter to Santa.  It’s an activity that has a finite shelf-shelf and I know that as he’s nearly eleven, we must be reaching the end.  70 more words


Learn About the Basic Language/Communication Issues in Kids with Autism

Communicating fluently is always a challenging issue for kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD. The fact is true for adults with Autism, as well. You need to understand the subtle issues connected with… 530 more words


Know-how Behind Stem Cell Treatment for Autism

Autism is a neurological disorder characterized with slower responses to the stimuli, repetitive behaviour and lack of cognitive thinking to get things done. The human brain works precisely through a network of internal cells known as neurons. 404 more words


The Four Early Symptoms of Autism in Infants

Autism is a disorder that affects the development of the brain and causes problems with communication and social interaction and also the general behavior of the kid. 381 more words