depression

Why Depressive Disorder Is a Real Epidemic in Modern Society and Non-Existent in Indigenous Cultures

By | December 4th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do you suffer from depressive disorder? Well, let’s hope you’re one of the small percent that does not. If you do suffer from depressive disorder, however, I’m sure you’re on a mission to overcome this illness in any way you can. Of course, you are, and I am too, for I suffer from it as [...]

Negativity Is Not Always What It Seems: 5 Things That May Be Hiding Behind the Label ‘Negative Person’

By | November 27th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Negativity seems to have no place in the age of self-actualization. We're all striving to keep negativity out of our lives. Many invest all their energy in trying to cultivate a positive mindset. We all know how fragile the balance is to maintain, and we are often concerned with trying to hold onto our inner harmony [...]

What Causes Depression? 4 Possible Answers That Offer Practical Solutions

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

What causes depression? Is it something that you’re born with? Is it a chemical imbalance? Is it lifestyle related, or is it your experiences? Depression and other mood disorders are very complex, and what causes depression is still not entirely understood. It's become increasingly clear in recent years that the relationship between mind and body [...]

6 Reasons Why Intelligent People Fail to Be Happy

By | November 24th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Have you noticed that some of the most intelligent and deep thinking individuals out there fail to be happy? They may have a loving life partner, family and be successful in their job; yet, there is something that occasionally makes them feel alone, sad and discouraged. As Ernest Hemingway said, “happiness in intelligent people is [...]

7 Ways People With Anxiety Problems Perceive The World

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

According to a study by Current Biology, people with anxiety problems might have brains that are fundamentally different than their peers. But what does that mean in the real world? How do these neurological differences affect how people with anxiety problems see and interpret the things around them? Here are just a few common assumptions [...]

5 Weird Signs You Could Be a Creative Genius, According to Science

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you’re not sure yet whether you’re a creative genius or not, here are some signs that could help you work it out: 1. You suffer from depression, anxiety, phobias, etc. The idea of the tortured creative genius is one we all know well. Some of the greatest minds in history have been tormented. Great [...]

5 Signs That Your Depression Could Actually Be an Awakening Process

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

What if the depression you are going through is actually an awakening process? They all say, “Look at the bright side”, during any given negative situation. Have you heard this before? Why sure you have. But how can you look at the bright side of something that has little potential of getting better - what [...]

Psychiatric Disorders Like Anxiety and Bipolar Could Be the Cost of a High IQ, Science Reveals

By | November 10th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Could high IQ be responsible for psychiatric disorders? Let's see what science has to say... It has generally been accepted that your level of IQ has some bearing on how physically healthy you are. This is because individuals that are healthy tend to practice certain lifestyles that require learning, knowledge and an understanding of how [...]

Load More Posts