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How To Find A Mother Figure When Your Mom Has a Mental Illness

My name is Ally Golden and I wrote my memoir, A Good Soldier, about my relationship with my mother, who suffered from Borderline Personality Disorder. Because of her disease, my mother and I never had a normal relationship. The love … r

How to Build Self-Respect

How to Build Self-Respect: 5 Steps to a Healthy Self-image

Self-respect and happiness go hand in hand. However, if you`re to label my generation with a single word, it will be: “Dissatisfied”. It’s hard to build self-respect today especially with the huge pressure me and my generation face. We always … r

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The Connection Between Mental Health and Food

For people who struggle with mental illness, food can have all sorts of positive and negative meanings. Certain foods can help or hinder maintaining a healthy emotional state, others can trigger unhealthy spirals: They can contribute to specific mental health … r

7 Little-Known Benefits of CBD Oil

Cannabidiol is gaining worldwide popularity as a natural remedy for many problems. Although people keep finding out about its benefits, you barely hear cases it’s being used in. CBD is one of the compounds that can be found in marijuana. … r

How To Combat Addiction With Your Mind

When people hear that I use hypnotherapy to combat addiction, their minds bring up a host of misconceptions. Associations formed via old school hypnotist shows – with a lot of hand waving and volunteers acting like monkeys – are difficult … r

Toxins In The Home: What You Don’t Know Might Kill You

Poisoning is the number one cause of injury-related deaths in the United States, and 91% of incidents occur in our very own homes. Unintentional poisoning can occur in a number of ways, potentially harming our health as well as our … r