Your Asthma and Allergies Aren’t Causing Mental Illness
31
August

Your Asthma and Allergies Aren’t Causing Mental Illness

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[ INTRO ] Earlier this week, you might’ve noticed headlines about how having asthma or hay fever can increase your risk of developing a mental illness. But you don’t have to worry and run off to your doctor. These headlines are reporting on a study published this week in the journal Frontiers in Psychology. And […]


What is depression? – Helen M. Farrell
30
August

What is depression? – Helen M. Farrell

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Depression is the leading cause of disability in the world. In the United States, close to 10% of adults struggle with depression. But because it’s a mental illness, it can be a lot harder to understand than, say, high cholesterol. One major source of confusion is the difference between having depression and just feeling depressed. […]


ASTHMA Symptoms, Causes & Treatments
25
August

ASTHMA Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

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Asthma is a chronic disease that affects the Airways of the lungs during normal breathing the bands of muscle that surround the Airways are relaxed and air moves freely during an asthma episode or attack there are three main changes that stop air from moving easily through the airways the bands of muscle that surround […]