Study suggests a probable role of seasons in divorce filings

Study suggests a probable role of seasons in divorce filings

The Angelina Jolie-Brad Pitt divorce proceedings has taken the world by storm, with enough and more online space being devoted to why they are getting separated, what happened to the prolific relationship, to capturing their friends’ (read George Clooney) and others’ views under screaming headlines, which usually talk about nothing more than how it has caught everyone by surprise. In the end, one line expressed by one of the celebrities encapsulated the situation well – “it’s a sad time for the family.”

Divorce is never a good news unless it is the result of an abusive relationship. Neither are fights and […] Read more

Manic bouts raise risk of bipolar disorder patients suffering from depression or anxiety

Manic bouts raise risk of bipolar disorder patients suffering from depression or anxiety

Anyone suffering from bipolar disorder can experience bouts of mania and severe clinical depression. The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) defines bipolar disorder, also called manic-depressive illness, as a brain disorder which causes unnatural shifts in mood, energy levels, and ability to carry out day to day activities. According to the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, nearly 2.6 percent of Americans are afflicted with this disorder. A study by a group of researchers revealed how after a bout of mania, bipolar disorder patients are equally likely to suffer from depression episodes or anxiety disorders. The study titled “Reexamining associations […] Read more