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Rosie Carlile12 days ago
Accepting Weight Gain
It is the most difficult part of eating disorder recovery. Letting go of the sick and emaciated body that you spent years striving towards, the safety of a ribcage that sticks from under your bruised ...
Peter Madera23 days ago
Getting the Right Mental Health Diagnosis
So you've known for some time that something may be off with your moods... Most research has found that symptoms of mental illness may start appearing in the late teens to early twenties. There are ex...
What 2-1/2 Years of Sobriety Taught Me About ‘The Good Life’...
October 22, 2015. It’s the day I was arrested and my entire life as I knew it changed. I was screaming inside as the police officer slapped the handcuffs on me and threw me in the back of his patrol c...
Claire Raymonda month ago
Coming Off Antidepressants: Do's and Don'ts
Last year, the NHS reported a record prescribing a record number of people antidepressants; in fact, depression is now the most commonly treated illness in the western world. Antidepressants can be a ...
Douglas Pettawaya month ago
New Way of Life Ministries
I would like to write some about the on going problem of drug and alcohol addiction in this county. Here in North Carolina and in many other states, there is a addiction epidemic that is way out of co...
Carrie Bootha month ago
The Battle With Mental Illness
I have no idea on what is with me and being able to talk to my friends and family who have depression. Is it because of my kind hearted nature or the fact that I too suffer from depression? Let me sta...
Olivia Coxa month ago
A Socially Acceptable Addiction
On February 14, 2012, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. I was 15-years-old, a sophomore in high school, and I was perpetually moody, or rather, as my mother likes to say, “temporarily insane.” I w...
Monica Milbuta month ago
How I Came Back From the Dead
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been mentally ill. It wasn’t something that came along with my teen angst or brought up by some traumatic event. All my life, these demons have been overtaking me a...
Michael Thielmann2 months ago
The Healing of Pain
Truly healing our pain is very simple as a concept but can be extraordinarily challenging in practice. More often than not, we confuse healing pain at the root with temporary symptom relief. As my pre...