Category Archives: depression

More men are taking antidepressants than ever before

Nearly 1 in 10 men report taking the pills in the last month, a new report finds. Do you pop a pill to beat the blues? If so, you’re not alone: More men are taking antidepressants than ever before, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). After combing through the…

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The Anxiety Trap

Me declaring my own sovereignty lead to total chaos in my life. I thought being in control would bring me peace because I would always know what to expect. By attempting to take matters into my own hands, I placed myself in a position of authority that belongs solely to God. God is not going…

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Supporting your Friend with Mental Health Issues

I initially created this blog to share my mental health experiences with others. I hoped to seek a connection with others, break the stigma against mental health issues, and start conversations about topics such as self-harm and depression. However, all of my blogs neglect something that I believe is absolutely important for those with mental…

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How the Medulla Oblongata affects mental health.

L-Phenylalanine → L-Tyrosine → L-DOPA → Dopamine and mental health. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that is in the catecholamine and phenethylamine families. These play a set of important stimulus in your trauma of the brain/body barrier. Their name derives from there chemical structures. They are a biological ammonia neurochemical (not a household bleach though) and…

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Lyase and Bipolar.

Lyase deficiency causes a lack of the body being able to reproduce the neurochemicals sufficiently: Leucine; and a dietary intake known as a Ketone diet. In my research on Bipolar Disorder, I have found the neurochemical Lyase is deficient or do not function correctly. Traumatic mood swing disorders are the result and may also cause… The post Lyase and Bipolar. appeared first on BayArt.

Be Confident, Be Still

Quite often my faith is challenged. It is shaken because I frequently suffer from spiritual amnesia; that is, when life gets tough, I forget who God is. See, no matter what the circumstances are, Jesus reigns. No matter who comes up against me, God is still in control. God is sovereign; that is, He holds… The post Be Confident, Be Still appeared first on BayArt.

Diaries Of Someone With An Eating Disorder

Food is your body’s fuel. Without fuel, your body wants to shut down. – Ken Hill. Therapy. Psychology. Bulimia. Anorexia. Depression. Anxiety. These words often make people cringe with discomfort. After writing about my own trauma and my own struggles with mental illness, I became someone who genuinely wanted to spread awareness about mental illness and… The post Diaries Of Someone With An Eating Disorder appeared first on BayArt.