Tributes pour in for Sikh pillar Jit Singh Digwa who died after short illness
TRIBUTES have poured in for one of the founding fathers of Southampton's Sikh community.
Jit Singh Digwa – a longstanding former president of...
Kathleen Taylor, Neuroscientist, Says Religious Fundamentalism Could Be Treated As A Mental Illness
The Huffington Post | By Meredith Bennett-Smith
Posted: 05/31/2013 12:21...
I was talking to a friend of mine who is a scientist, and he claims that they have invented something that can help a whole range of illnesses without the need for drugs. I've seen some of the results and I am impressed. Any of you guys heard of this?
What is mental illness? Where is the bright line drawn?
Submitted by Charlton Stanley, guest blogger
What is mental illness? It’s a hot topic in the news recently, because of proposed gun control legislation. I saw a photo yesterday of people holding...
Sat Nam _/|\_
I was watching Dr. Oz interview Joel Osteen Monday afternoon. Joel Osteen, a celebrity minister, surprised me when he said he isn't sure if people are hearing "evil forces" when they hallucinate voices.
As someone who struggles with mental illness, I was shocked that anyone...
I found out about some Turkish doctors who are using music to cure mental illness.
The info at Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/ocean-of-remembrance-sufi-improvisations-and-zhikrs-mw0000074026
Here's a video of one of the songs:
In this Horn of Africa nation that has been mired in anarchy and war for two decades, nearly all families have been touched by tragedy. The World Health Organization estimates that one in three Somalis have suffered from some kind of mental illness, a rate that is among the highest in the world...
Illness - A risky and costly affair for Punjabi migrants (Part 2)
By Rajiv Kunwar
( The following write-up is a summary of the original Master´s thesis titled “ Undocumented migrants’ access to health care in Germany: Limitations and strategies”)
There are several impediments...
Excessive Cleanliness Increases your Risk of Illness
Excessive Cleanliness Increases your Risk of Illness | Vamban News
London, April 17 – Excessive cleanliness which creates a sterile environment has led to soaring rise in allergies, a study has found.
The Americanization of Mental Illness - NYTimes.com
The Americanization of Mental Illness
By ETHAN WATTERS
Published: January 8, 2010
This unnerving possibility springs from recent research by a loose group of anthropologists and cross-cultural psychiatrists. Swimming...
An illness can help you turn your life around, a friend teaches Renica Rego
IN May of 2006, my best friend, Angel was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy, a serious heart condition. She was 38. That was the first time I had even heard the word.
She was undergoing treatment for pneumonia at the...
Despite illnesses that have diminished his once powerful voice and left him frail, the Rev. Billy Graham vowed to preach each night of his final American crusade. He kept that promise Friday night, the start of a three-day event at a city park that marks the completion of his six decades of mass...