Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Opioids, Suicide, Mental Disorders, and Pain While many deaths due to opioid overdoses are accidental, there a growing body of evidence that some cases were intentional and that the presence of pain played a role in the decision to end life. 2) … More “Opioids, Suicide, Mental Disorders, and Pain” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads
Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Finding Purpose in the Face of Tragedy and Adversity The most terrifying fact about the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indifferent; but if we can come to terms with this indifference and accept the challenges of … More “Finding Purpose in the Face of Tragedy and Adversity” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads
Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Physical Activity and Mental Health with Dr Brendon Stubbs Just how good is physical activity for your mental health? Dr Brendon Stubbs is a research physiotherapist with a specific interest in mental health and over 400 published papers. He knows this area … More “Physical Activity and Mental Health” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads
Hello everyone! I hope all of you had a nice weekend. Lets start our week with some interesting articles on mental health. Lets begin! 1) Tips for Dealing with Depression As I’ve been reading more on depression, I’ve bumped into several articles that share information for managing depression. Having been through a major depressive episode … More “Tips for Dealing with Depression” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads
Hello everyone! I hope all of you had a wonderful weekend. Lets start our busy week ahead with Best 5 Reads for today! 1) What Are the Differences Between Psychology Specialities? What exactly is the difference between psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, neuroscientists, and neuropsychologists? 2) What did journalists overlook about the Apple Watch ‘heart monitor’ feature? … More “What Are the Differences Between Psychology Specialities?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads
Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) How Unboxing Videos Soothe Our Consumerist Brains On the internet, we can vicariously consume more stuff than we could ever actually buy, touch, or even see in our lifetimes. Are these videos eliminating a desire, or creating one? 2) In World’s ‘Happiest’ … More “How Unboxing Videos Soothe Our Consumerist Brains” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads
Hello and welcome to last edition of Best 5 Reads of the week. And yes, weekend is coming! Let me know what you plan to do this weekend in the comment box below! 1) Suicides Have Increased. Is This an Existential Crisis? Many argue that this is a crisis of mental health care, that people … More “Suicides Have Increased. Is This an Existential Crisis?” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads
Is it a disorder to be diagnosed, or an experience to be celebrated? To know more about this paradox and brief history of Autism, read the article here. What’s your opinion on this paradox readers? Looking forward to read your comments.
I read an interesting opinion article titled “Does Psychiatry Need Rebranding” and I thought I will share the keypoints and get your input from you guys. The opinions were given by Dr. Stephen Strakowski, founding chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the Dell Medical School of Austin, Texas. The doctor is of opinions that: … More Does Psychiatry Need Rebranding?
The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of coffee, grab a seat and get ready for our weekend read! 1) Temperamentally blessed Just one in five people will be lucky enough to avoid mental health problems throughout their life. How do they do it? 2) Vitamin D Supplementation May Help Ease Depression Vitamin D supplementation … More Best 5 Sunday Reads