Tag: mental illness

The Sad Reality.

Most People With Depression Aren’t Getting Treatment, Survey Finds… “The latest depression report shows that the majority are suffering in silence” Link to article at bottom of post. -M ——————————————————————————– The latest statistics on depression in the U.S. don’t paint a picture of progress, though the condition is common. Nearly 8% of Americans over age […]

Genie you're free

Came across this while reading an article about the last days of Robin Williams life. Such a scary and sad reality, but it’s important for people to realize that depression really is a silent scourge and it’s hard for others to pick up on the signs. Still the world shines a little less bright with the […]

Mental illness is not a sign of weakness

Another example that shows depression has no socio-economic boundary. It’s enlightening to read about a young successful lawyer being able to turn her “weakness” into a strength. Such a powerful read and well written! Remember you are not alone. – M —————————————————— “I also realized in the process that my mental-health struggles were in fact […]

Day 13

Woke up a few times throughout the night as usual. Still rough trying to sleep through most of the night, miss those days. Saw the family doctor today though, she decided to up my dosage since the two week mark is when you know whether or not how effective the medicine will be usually. It […]