1 in 3 COVID-19 survivors suffer neurological or mental disorders, new research reveals

One in three COVID-19 survivors has been diagnosed with a neurological or mental disorder within six months of infection. This is according to an observational study of over 230,000 patient health records. Published Tuesday, April 6, in The Lancet Psychiatry journal, the study also showed that COVID-19 survivors were far more likely to be diagnosed with conditions like anxiety and mood disorders than … Continue reading 1 in 3 COVID-19 survivors suffer neurological or mental disorders, new research reveals

Carbs significantly relieve PMS symptoms in women and an increase in serotonin production could explain why

Controlling your intake of carbohydrates is an important part of a healthy weight management plan. But for women who suffer from mild or severe premenstrual syndrome (PMS), increasing their consumption of carbohydrates may give them relief from PMS symptoms because of its effect on serotonin production. Dr. Judith Wurtman, former director of the Research Program in Women’s Health at the Massachusetts Institute … Continue reading Carbs significantly relieve PMS symptoms in women and an increase in serotonin production could explain why

Are schizophrenics actually possessed by demons?

A Turkish scientist has speculated that schizophrenia may be the result of demonic possession. Though politically incorrect, M. Kemal Irmak says the hallucinatory effects of schizophrenia directly parallel the effects of demon possession, pointing to the need for non-pharmaceutical interventions. Since demonic possession can manifest with a range of bizarre behaviors, including delusions and hallucinations, Irmak speculates … Continue reading Are schizophrenics actually possessed by demons?

6 Drug-free, evidence-based treatments for depression

Depression is a serious medical condition that can greatly hurt your relationships, work and physical health. Also called major depressive disorder, it is a mood disorder that causes feelings of sadness, loss of interest in activities you once enjoyed, changes in appetite, trouble sleeping or oversleeping, and loss of energy, among other things. Depression is distinct … Continue reading 6 Drug-free, evidence-based treatments for depression

Extended coronavirus lockdowns having severe negative effect on mental health of children – report

According to a report by the United Kingdom’s National Health Service, mental health problems in children are on the rise due to the devastating toll of extended Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdowns. The “Mental Health of Children and Young People in England 2020” is a report produced by NHS Digital in cooperation with the Office for National Statistics, a statistics agency that reports directly … Continue reading Extended coronavirus lockdowns having severe negative effect on mental health of children – report

Headaches 101: Major causes and natural cures

Did you know a common side effect of most prescription medications is dehydration? Feeling dizzy or lightheaded? Is your urine dark yellow with a strong smell? It’s probably those evil pharma medications that were made in a laboratory to cover up the symptoms of your bad eating habits and lack of enough clean, filtered water. … Continue reading Headaches 101: Major causes and natural cures

7 Natural ways to battle loneliness and feelings of isolation

Loneliness and feelings of isolation are becoming more common in this age of connectivity. In fact, more than three in five Americans are lonely, according to a recent survey released by health insurer Cigna Insurance. Even then, more and more people are reporting that they often feel left out, are poorly understood and lacking companionship. Unfortunately, … Continue reading 7 Natural ways to battle loneliness and feelings of isolation

Psychiatrist says the world is suffering from “mass delusional psychosis” because of pandemic

A psychiatrist has claimed that the ongoing Wuhan coronavirus pandemic has caused the world to suffer from “mass delusional psychosis.” Dr. Mark McDonald said the true public health crisis is not COVID-19 itself, but the fear of contracting it. He expressed concern that this “highly irrational” fear will have a lasting effect on children, since … Continue reading Psychiatrist says the world is suffering from “mass delusional psychosis” because of pandemic

Cannabis found to be an effective treatment for headaches and migraine pain, say researchers

  Few things can derail a person’s day like a bad headache or migraine, and over-the-counter remedies often provide little relief. However, scientific studies are now pointing to cannabis as a potential solution for this common and frustrating problem. One particularly promising study, which was led by Carrie Cuttler Of Washington State University, is the first … Continue reading Cannabis found to be an effective treatment for headaches and migraine pain, say researchers

Lockdowns, masks destroying mental health of children and young people

In areas of the world where Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdowns are still a thing, rates of mental illness in children and young people are skyrocketing, according to Dr. Omer Moghraby, a psychiatrist based out of London. Moghraby says he is seeing a massive influx of children cutting themselves or overdosing on pharmaceuticals. Many others have developed … Continue reading Lockdowns, masks destroying mental health of children and young people