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Serotonin and the individual

Living as Jesus taught actually changes your physical body, in desirable ways.

I will focus just now on body chemistry, and specifically one chemical, serotonin.  Dozens of chemicals are probably involved, and I don’t mean to exaggerate the importance of just one.  652 more words

The Way Of Peace

friday check-in

Hey guys, happy Friday!

How are you?  How was your week?

I’m going out for Ramen tonight and can’t wait.  I had it for the first time not too long ago, and have been hooked since. 16 more words

Comorbid ADHD and OCD

In my latest post with HealthyPlace, I attempt to untangle (just a little bit) the relationship between OCD and ADHD…

How Can OCD and ADHD Coexist? 89 more words


Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD, causes a person to focus too much on the details of everything. These reoccurring thoughts and behaviors can end up affecting the daily life of someone with this disorder. 682 more words

Stress to the point of sickness

It’s been a while.

It hasn’t been a while since I logged in. I have about 45 drafts sitting around. It’s been a while since I actually finished writing and actually posted something. 222 more words


Well that didn't go as expected

I have my doctors app. I wondered into the doctor explained the problems I was having, the thoughts, everything.

The first thing she did was try and ring the mental health people to get me an emergency app. 266 more words


Sticking Plaster Smile

I’ve thought long and hard about whether to write this post – it’s one that’s been in my mind for a while, but after attending a LearnConnectDo* event last week, seeing the above image (acknowledgements to @avogado6 on twitter), and having watched Zoe Ball’s ‘Hardest Road Home’ for sport relief yesterday, the timing feels right. 344 more words