What IS the Value of Life? My Story

Yesterday, I told a guy that I am seeing that I used to believe and feel like I was garbage. When I said it, it felt foreign to come out of my mouth. To finally be a woman that

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Five Symptoms That I LOVE About Being Bipolar

Have you ever thought about the certain positive traits that we possess due to our bipolar disorder? Maybe not, and I completely understand that. This disorder is tough as hell to live with. As a Bipolar type 1 gal, I can relate to the hurdles, lows and triumphs of life with mental illness. Thus, I […]

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The blogger’s guide to the basics of self-publishing

Originally posted on Mental Health @ Home:
I did quite a bit of research on this topic for my book that came out last week, and I’ve seen several bloggers mention that they’re also contemplating doing books at some point, so I thought I would share some of what I’ve learned.  I’m by no means an…

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The Pharma-psychiatry tango: necessary evil or dance with the devil?

Originally posted on Mental Health @ Home:
annca on Pixabay This is a follow-up to a recent post on why I think direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs is wrong. This post is going to look specifically at marketing by drug companies aimed at health care professionals.  Primarily this marketing targets physicians, since they’re doing the majority…

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