Adapted from A Mind of Your Own by Kelly Brogan, MD A silent tragedy in the history of modern health care is happening right now in America, but no one is talking about it. We have been told a story of depression: that it is caused by a chemical imbalance and cured by a chemical
I’ve always been allergic to dogma. In any institutional setting – educational, religious, medical, and most definitely, airports! – I find myself developing hives and hot flashes whenever I need to follow rules that make no sense. I made a beeline to self-employment. To me, rules for rule’s sake tend to represent, at their core,
Suffering from depression and multiple health issues, Ann Petersen takes us through her journey to a healthy and productive lifestyle. I suffered my first depression in my senior year at high school. I had problems concentrating on school work and suffered night terrors and even hallucinated occasionally. In retrospect, I was eating very poorly and was
Is There an Easier Version? I stared out over the sea of beautiful women from all walks of life. It was an intimate gathering in the West Village, and we were there to talk mental health, healing depression, and personal transformation. Heather spoke up. She had dabbled with different diets, some supplements, but ultimately, she
Here’s what two renegade doctors have to say about what depression is, what it isn’t, and how to reverse it.