Faith and Mental Health

Faith and Mental Health

Faith can have both positive and negative impacts on mental health, and its influences can vary broadly from one person to another. 

 If readers are struggling with their mental wellness, they should seek out support from mental health experts who can offer advice and care. They should also keep in mind that faith leaders…

Q&A on Magnesium and Anxiety

Q&A on Magnesium and Anxiety

What is magnesium? Magnesium is an important mineral that can contribute to healthy bodily function. Experts tell us that Magnesium plays numerous important functions in the body, including improving muscle and nerve function and energy production. Does magnesium work for anxiety? Why or why not?Magnesium may assist the functioning of your stress response system as…

Q&A New Drug for Post Partum Depression

Q&A New Drug for Post Partum Depression

How do traditional therapeutic interventions compare with the potential benefits of the new FDA-approved pill for postpartum depression? The new U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved zuranolone is the first oral medication for the treatment of postpartum depression (PPD), a major depressive episode that usually happens after childbirth. Previously PPD was only treated with an IV…

AI and Introversion Q&A

AI and Introversion Q&A

Is AI better suited for introverts?AI will play a large role in everyone’s life in the future. But that doesn’t mean everyone will benefit the same amount. Some experts believe that since AI does not involve social standards and expectations, introverted people will experience less anxiety and be less emotionally-drained than when interacting with other…

What You Need to Know about Lithium and Weight Gain

What You Need to Know about Lithium and Weight Gain

About one in every four people experience weight gain from taking the mood stabilizer lithium, as reported by Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica. Based on the research conducted on this issue, the average weight gain that people who take lithium experience is usually between ten and twenty six pounds. Some studies show that people taking lithium are…