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Does sugar contribute to aggression & bipolar disorder?

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/10/201016112903.htm “We present evidence that fructose, by lowering energy in cells, triggers a foraging response similar to what occurs in starvation,” said lead author Richard…

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I’m concerned if his behaviour goes unchecked … He may reoffend

In the heart of the Covid-19 lockdown, at 10.45pm, the defendant was in the Dunedin Northern Cemetery when the 60-year-old victim entered the grounds with…

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Generalized anxiety disorder

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/generalized-anxiety-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20360803#:~:text=Generalized%20anxiety%20disorder%201%20Overview.%20It%27s%20normal%20to,often%20than%20men%20are.%20Personality.%20More%20items…%20 Generalized anxiety disorder symptoms can vary. They may include: Persistent worrying or anxiety about a number of areas that are out of proportion to…

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Self Esteem and Body Image | That’s What He Said

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Watch “I AM BORDERLINE: Self-Regulation Project *Award winning short film (Possible Trigger)” on YouTube

http://www.silverlakepsych.com/ourblog/2017/3/10/i-am-borderline-self-regulation-project This award winning, and powerful short film aims to reduce stigma about borderline personality disorder through spreading awareness. It was made for the Self-Regulation…

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Realists do best

Our main finding is that it is not just outcomes that matter but also expectations. Other things being equal, overestimating outcomes and underestimating them are…

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How to stay safe and sane during coronavirus isolation

How to stay safe and sane during coronavirus isolation, according to science https://t.co/JaR74AYjBl via @thenextweb — Better Blokes (@BetterBlokesNZ) April 4, 2020 2. Structure your…

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14 ways to protect your mental health in the pandemic

Consider how to connect with others: Video calls with friends and family can help beat isolation. Help and support others: Think about how you could…

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One of the best ways to treat anxiety?

One of the best ways to treat anxiety? A full night’s rest, new research suggests. https://t.co/9DdpBrCth1 pic.twitter.com/fAdPn0tRzo — Big Think (@bigthink) December 4, 2019 Interestingly,…

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Even in the modern era, outbreaks are nearly constant

A visual history of pandemics https://t.co/3jUqqCYpSR #coronavirus #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/RI4l2191xm — World Economic Forum (@wef) March 18, 2020 Disease and illnesses have plagued humanity since the…

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