Tag: anxiety

Do Weighted Blankets Really Help with Depression & Anxiety?

Weighted Blankets Help with Depression, Insomnia & Anxiety

Weighted blankets are therapeutic type of blankets that are created to be heavier than regular blankets. Usually, they weigh somewhere between 4 and 30 pounds and contain natural materials or plastic beads. According to manufacturers, these blankets imitate the effects of deep touch pressure therapy and thus, increase the serotonin […]

DIY Magnesium Gummies: Alleviate Stress & Anxiety

DIY Magnesium Gummies: Alleviate Stress & Anxiety

Unfortunately, millions of people worldwide are having problems with insomnia, stress or anxiety. In most cases, to alleviate these health issues, they reach for over-the-counter pills. However, these pills come with unwanted side effects and are of no help in the long run. They merely suppress the symptoms and may […]

6 Major Ways Childhood Trauma Impacts Us during Adulthood

6 Major Ways Childhood Trauma Impacts Us during Adulthood

When it comes to trauma that has happened during the developmental period, it is more common than we may think. In fact, according to the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, 78 percent of children reported more than one traumatic situation prior to the age of 5. Adults with this type […]

Research Shows: Aspartame Causes Depression

Research Shows: Aspartame Causes Depression

Many people today think that diet beverages with sugar replacements are good for them. They have a sweet taste and are refreshing and low in calories, same as water. But, these drinks are nothing close to water which is found in nature. These beverages are man-made from laboratory chemicals. Most […]

Important Finding: This Type of Abuse Is Linked to Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Are Linked To This Type Of Abuse

Most of you who are reading this will probably agree that some words can be very hurtful. As Depeche Mode sing in one of their biggest hits “words are very unnecessary, they can only do harm”, words can indeed hurt a person and leave a big damage, even when you […]

Important Discovery: Panic Attacks & Anxiety Linked to Vitamin & Iron Deficiency

Panic Attacks and Anxiety Linked to Low Vitamin B and Iron Levels

Unfortunately, some of the most common mental health problems today are anxiety and panic attacks. But, according to newest research, these mental health issues are not entirely mental in nature. Namely, it was discovered that our diet and some other aspects of our physical health influence our mental well-being. This […]