With millions of viewers following their testimonies, YouTube video creators are challenging the stigma attached to mental illness. What are the benefits and pitfalls of their public confessionals? Every morning, Martina Stawski wakes up in pain, her every joint, from jaw to knuckles, screaming its complaint. There is no cure for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, the chronic […]
Over the past two days something strange has happened in my practice. Three separate patients of mine, who donot know each other, don’t usually get out much, or exercise basically at all, told me that they started leaving the house more and walking around. One of them said that she has gotten more exercise this week […]
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Comparisons with other people are especially harmful when they are used in an emotional or creative context, learn more on Psychology Today.