Why Do Antidepressants Fail For Some?

Research has revealed a biological explanation for why some people with depression do not respond to a class of antidepressants that doctors commonly prescribe. It has to do with fundamental differences in the nerve cells that produce and use serotonin.

How to Boost Your Sex Drive When You’re on Antidepressants

Author Article According to the American Psychiatric Association, about 1 in 9 Americans are currently taking antidepressant medication, and this number…

10 Common Signs And Symptoms Of Depression—And When To Get Help

See Author Article Here By Hallie Gould According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, approximately 18.5% of adults in the…

Five Enlightened Ways To Think About Mental Health

See Psychology Today Article Here By Hilary Jacobs Hendel  It’s time to eradicate stigmas. Life is hard even under the best…

Which Mental Illness Is Most Disabling?

Psychology Today Link Here While there is no consensus on the exact definition of disability (especially psychological disability), there is…

Great Blogs For People With Mental Illness

Hi guys, so I wanted to compile a little collection of blogs out there that are about and/or for people…

The Pain Will End, But You Will Not

*just keep swimming* ^Reblogged from When people talk about mental illness, they always say people who are struggling need to…

Suicide Attempt Survivors Speak: On Trying Again.

Tomorrow’s Snowboarding & Suicide Series will focus on what sort of internal conflicts or just what it is like for different people…

Suicide Flashbacks

This fucked me up. It is almost an actual play-by-play of my failed suicide attempt. Except I got the cap…

02 Snowboarding & Suicide Series: Identifying Depression (How It Took A Suicide Attempt To Show Me I Was Depressed)

Depression is a fickle bitch and her face looks different to everyone she meets. Sometimes you don’t even know her…