A recent study suggests that the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, which seems to have been written in part to challenge the culture of silence and stigma surrounding suicide, may have actually played a part in raising the suicide rate in the month following the release of the series online. Continue reading Can a TV show really raise the suicide rate?
Worries about our appearance are so common that they are considered normative. There are instances, however, when such concerns become pathological Continue reading Body Dysmorphic Disorder: When Does Preoccupation With Body Appearance Become Pathological?
I wake up to the gloomy Berlin mornings, and I feel as if my mind is filled with an amorphous gray fuzz that drowns away most of my usual hubbub of thoughts. Continue reading Spry in Summer, Weedy in Winter: Seasonal Affective Disorders