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Anger, Melancholia, And Distraction

Anger is a funny business; it’s an unpleasant emotion for those on the receiving end, and very often, in its effects, on those who are possessed by it. 544 more words


"I Thought the Highway Loved Me"

Trigger warning: Suicidal thoughts and self destructive behavior

When I was fresh out of high school I developed an expensive coping strategy, at least by my standards.  435 more words

Mental Health

Dieting as a Marathon

Big Brother By Lionel Shriver

Martial love vs. sibling ties. Compulsion vs. control. Enjoyment vs. addiction. Life vs. death. These are among the issues that present themselves in Shriver’s well-written and paced novel on the human plight, and another addition to novels featuring obesity. 351 more words


Freedom of Choice

Freedom of choice is one of the privileges God has given us, but He instructs us and urges us to use that freedom wisely. The laws of God are guideposts to lead us on the path of life, and He watches the decisions we make and the roads we take. 268 more words

Christian Life

International Self-care Day

International Self-Care Day is an initiative by the Self-Medication Manufacturers Association of South Africa (SMASA), dedicated to promoting responsible self-care and self-medication. With over 100 000 non-prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and self-care knowledge readily available, we are well-equipped to take control of our own health and wellbeing, and save money. 86 more words

Medical Software

Mental health issues in children

It’s important to recognize and treat mental illnesses in children early on. Once mental illness develops, it becomes a regular part of your child’s behavior. This makes it more difficult to treat. 165 more words

Self-destructive Behavior

More food for the thinker..

I could devote an entire blog to all the good stuff I found in the book “The Obstacle is the Way.” I read it while visiting my daughter and, wanting to leave it with her, wrote down all of the thoughts and philosophies that I knew I would want to ruminate on later. 58 more words

Random Thought Bubbles