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How To Know When It’s Time To Take Medication For Anxiety
There’s no shame in needing a prescription to treat the mental health condition.
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What It's Like To Live With Chronic Depression
My depression is a part of my life that I have to manage continually, like my weight or my sobriety.
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CBD May Possibly Interfere With Your Daily Medication
By Julia Ries, On Assignment For HuffPost
Experts share how cannabidiol can impact anxiety medication, blood thinners and even pain relievers.
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Can You Ever Go Off Antidepressants?
Breaking down everything you need to know about stopping medication, from the process to side effects.
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This Is What No One Tells You About Coming Off Antidepressants
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Every time I’ve stopped or reduced my meds through tapering, I’ve experienced symptoms of discontinuation to some extent.
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Read This If You Take Anti-Anxiety Medication Regularly
Experts share how to know if you're developing a dependency on the pills.
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As Opioid Crisis Deepens, The Methadone Business Is Booming
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The nation's hardest hit communities are turning to the long-stigmatized opioid treatment.
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Surprise! Your Medication Can Have New Side Effects Years After You Start It
By Jenna Birch, On Assignment For HuffPost
There are a number of factors that can make this happen.
A Person's Risk For Depression Rises If They're On These Medications: Study
1 in 3 U.S. adults takes a medication that lists depression as a side effect.
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How A Diuretic Called Spironolactone Can Be Used To Treat Acne
But it only works for women.
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Suicide Is A Leading Cause Of Death For New Moms But Awareness Is Low
"This is so serious. If it gets bad, it can go bad very quickly.”
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This App Helps Donate Leftover Drugs To People Who Struggle To Afford Health Care
By Morgan Meaker, On assignment for HuffPost
A Greek nonprofit hopes to find a better use for the billions of dollars worth of prescription medication wasted every year.
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Americans Need Safer Access To Canadian Online Pharmacies
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Many Americans are already importing their daily prescriptions due to high drug costs in the U.S.
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Chris Cornell's Widow Says Singer Would 'Never Have Ever Left This World'
Vicky Cornell believes the anxiety medication her husband took affected his judgment the night of his death.
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How Displaced Texans Who Need Critical Medicine And Care Can Get Help
Despite Harvey, things like insulin shots, antiretrovirals and dialysis can't be interrupted.
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Is It Safe To Take Expired Medicine?
The answer may surprise you.
When You Decide to Medicate Your Child With Special Needs
Writer, Blogger, and the mind behind My Dishwasher's Possessed!
"I love you mommy" was her response. "I forgive you." She has always had a gift of accumulating more Barbies, purses, jewelry
Exclusive Interview with Larry Twersky, Serial Entrepreneur
Journalist, Humorist, Author
Larry Twersky is CEO of TimerCap. The Rx TimerCap was designed to help with patient medication management to make sure prescription
Expensive New Diabetes Drugs Add Nothing But Cost And Complications
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Allen Frances MD is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and forme...
The one thing drug companies are not very good at is developing better drugs. Tried and true meds are often much better, and always much cheaper, than the hyped stuff you see on TV on get from your doctor. Be informed.
How to Bring SEL to Students with Disabilities
The Greater Good Science Center
Based at the University of California, Berkeley
How to teach SEL to students with disabilities The second key to using the evidence-based group lessons from SEL programs
How To Save Money On Prescription Medication
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Prescription drug users are at an all-time high. It was reported in 2015 that 70% of Americans were taking prescription medications
How The Clinton-Trump Election Is Like Bipolar Disorder Treatment
Author, Speaker and Award-Winning Writer
As it turns out, I am very familiar with picking the option you hate the least. Bipolar disorder treatment is very much like that.
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Let’s Talk About Medicating Mental Illness The Same Way We Do Other Diseases
Full time working mom struggling to stay sane.
The stigma of mental illness is longstanding and as real as ever.
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