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Medical Errors Are the Third Leading Cause of Death: Study

Heart disease, then cancer are the leading causes of death for Americans. Chronic lower respiratory diseases like bronchitis and emphysema take third place, according to leading health groups. 303 more words

ECT - A Shocking Topic

Welcome to another “electrifying” blog post (sorry, I couldn’t resist the puns) about ECT –¬†Electroconvulsive therapy, also known as shock therapy. I’ve had quite a few treatments in the past, with pros and cons just like other treatment options. 1,065 more words

Anxiety: Medications


As I am getting ready to write this, I am reminiscing about how many different medications I have tried/been on…

First, I think it is important to discuss what anxiety is, and the different types of medications that are usually prescribed for anxiety conditions. 760 more words


DepressionDiaries: Mental illness tag

So, I was introduced to this tag by a fellow blogger called beccadoeslifethings (I’ll leave a link to her version of this tag at the end of this blog post) 627 more words


Danger if asthma dismissed as just having 'sensitive nose'

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Wheezing, coughing, and feeling breathless may sound like the tell-tale signs of an asthma attack.

But these symptoms are also experienced by those who suffer from allergic rhinitis – more commonly known as having a “sensitive nose”. 432 more words

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Treatment Of Depression Or ADHD. Part 3 of 3

Treatment Of Depression Or ADHD – Part 3 of 3

Of those teens taking a unique psychiatric medication in the survey, roughly one-half had seen a mental health professional during the past year, the findings showed. 191 more words