Tag Archives: mental illness

I Still Believe Most Of Us Are Good, but …

I was horrified to read that two of the six policemen that beat a man with schizophrenia so badly that he died have been found not guilty. Perhaps some of you have heard of the case (Southern Calif.) since it’s … Continue reading

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New Research

New research links different diagnoses to same genes.   Mental illnesses share common DNA roots, study finds By Maggie Fox, Senior Writer, NBC News The biggest study yet into genetics and mental health has come up with a stunning result: … Continue reading

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Lance Armstrong: Psychopath?

This question’s been posed on the Internet since people with this personality disorder have egos the size of the sun. Being charming is also in the mix. Lance was capable of lying to the public for years, and then tried … Continue reading

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Link To NAMI’s Magazine, The Advocate, Winter Edition

The latest edition of the mag from The National Alliance on Mental Illness (the largest organization of its kind) can be read on-line at: http://online.qmags.com/ADV1212#pg1&mode2      

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Brains in Crisis

Great link to article on immune-system suppression in schizophrenia from a link on the website of the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation. http://www.portnews.com.au/story/341629/new-research-to-help-trials-for-schizophrenia-drugs/

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It’s The Little Things

It’s the little moments that tip the scale, left-over pearls from happy days or open wounds from horrific, last-straw endings that make for a good life or, conversely, leave a poor soul begging for a speedy demise. This post is … Continue reading

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Bring Me My Figgy Pudding Or Die

What’s with the “WE Wish You A Merry Christmas” song? After listening and singing the lyrics yesterday, I paid attention to one of the verses. “We won’t go until we get some, so bring it right here.” Haha. Someone must … Continue reading

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