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The Metaphysical and Mental Illness – Is There a Connection? (LISTEN NOW!)

Written by on June 13, 2018 in Alternative Health Care, Health with 0 Comments
The Metaphysical and Mental Illness – Is There a Connection? (LISTEN NOW!)

Though many are scratching their heads over the pervasiveness of mental illness, are we asking the right questions? When fashion designer Kate Spade reportedly took her own life on June 5th, and famed chef and host of Parts Unknown Anthony Bourdain died reportedly in the same manner only three days later, the discussion around mental illness […]

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This Yogi Is Inspiring Victims Of Mental Illnesses With Her Mesmerizing Poses

This Yogi Is Inspiring Victims Of Mental Illnesses With Her Mesmerizing Poses

Before she found yoga, Heidi Williams suffered from PTSD, anxiety, and major depression. To top it off, she had also been a victim of rape. According to her Instagram account, yoga helped bring all the color and vibrancy she desperately needed back into her life. On the mat, she found peace, groundedness, and purpose.

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Kristen Bell Talks About Her Anxiety and Depression & Reminds Us There’s No Shame In It (Video)

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Conscious Living, Inspirational, Thrive with 19 Comments
Kristen Bell Talks About Her Anxiety and Depression & Reminds Us There’s No Shame In It (Video)

Do you or someone you love suffer from anxiety or depression? Kristen Bell is a sufferer who believes we need to stop shaming people with brain chemical imbalances. Go Kristen!

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Here is Nutrition’s Surprising Role in Strengthening Mental Health

Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 3 Comments
Here is Nutrition’s Surprising Role in Strengthening Mental Health

Rucklidge explains how nutrition has shocking effects on a person’s mental health. Watch this important TedX talk for more details…

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Who Dies at the Hands of US Police? (Project Censored #8)

Who Dies at the Hands of US Police? (Project Censored #8)

Compared with other capitalist countries, the US is unquestionably different when it comes to the level of state violence directed against minorities, Richard Becker reported in January 2015 for Liberation. Using 2011 figures, Becker wrote that, on a per capita basis, “the rate of killing by U.S. police was about 100 times that of English cops in 2011.” Similarly, US police were forty times as likely to kill as German police officers, and twenty times as likely to kill as their Canadian counterparts. This, Becker noted, is probably not the kind of “American exceptionalism” that President Obama had in mind when he addressed graduating West Point cadets in May 2014.

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Epigenetic Inheritance: Trauma Passes From Parent’s Genes To Child

Epigenetic Inheritance: Trauma Passes From Parent’s Genes To Child

Can you inherit a memory of trauma? New finding demonstrates pre-conception stress creates epigenetic changes in offspring; impacting your child’s health.

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Redefining Mental Illness: The Greatest Cause Of Disability Worldwide

Redefining Mental Illness: The Greatest Cause Of Disability Worldwide

The World Health Organization estimates that one in four people will have an episode of mental illness in their lifetime. Mental and behavioral problems are the biggest single cause of disability on the planet.

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Does Mental Illness Truly Exist As Western Medicine Has Us Believing?

Does Mental Illness Truly Exist As Western Medicine Has Us Believing?

The western world writes 170 million prescriptions for antidepressants per year and has a HUGE range of illnesses, whereas certain societies in Tibet and India don’t even have words that can translate as anxiety, depression, bi-polar, etc. So are we humans, the product of billions of years of evolution, just somehow broken? Did planet Earth make a mistake?

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