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A vehemence and forthrightness that can take a little getting used to

It is an odd thing about us. We expend huge efforts exhorting ourselves to «Say No to Drugs,» then go to the drugstore and buy them by the armloads.

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Cultural Criticism

Pills and more pills

Making the choice to go on medication for any sort of problem can be huge. Two years ago my therapist suggested I go on antidepressants to help with my overwhelming suicidal thoughts. 353 επιπλέον λέξεις

Depression

CDC: Alzheimer's Rate To Double By 2060

(CNN) — As the aging population of the United States grows, a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that from 2014 to 2060, there will be a 178% increase in the number of Americans who have Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. 432 επιπλέον λέξεις

News

Anita

Hello Everyone

Since I can remember, food was a big part of my life. I guess it is one of the perks of being Portuguese. My mum always found her ways (between her career and 2 children) of preparing us dinner every single day of the week and we would always eat together, even if sometimes that meant at 21:00 after my ballet lessons. 262 επιπλέον λέξεις

Health

Migraines

You know the worst thing about the unexpected, is it is just that…unexpected.  It started out like every other morning complete with me standing in front of the Keurig, utterly annoyed that it was taking so long to warm up.  963 επιπλέον λέξεις

Smoking will be 'eradicated in England by 2030'

Smoking will be “eradicated” in England by 2030 as roughly a thousand people quit every day, health chiefs have predicted.

Source: Smoking will be ‘eradicated in England by 2030’

Society