depression

  1. C

    Happy Holidays to Those Without Family

    This is my sixth year of being estranged from my birth family and my former husband's family during the holidays. I'm used to it by now. But every year there is a new group of LGBTQIA folks who are experiencing complete family rejection during the holidays for the very first time. My heart goes...
  2. Ian Jeffrey

    Major depression on the rise

    Major depression on the rise among everyone, new data shows Biggest increase in diagnoses seen in teens Major depression is on the rise among Americans from all age groups, but is rising fastest among teens and young adults, new health insurance data shows. Depression rates also vary a...
  3. L

    Trump rally could be like Coolidge's Roaring '20s before Depression, Nobel-winning ec

    Matthew J. Belvedere Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 | 12:34 PM ET The stock rally since Donald Trump won the presidency can only be explained by psychology — an overwhelming sense of excitement about the prospects for growth — not efficient markets, Nobel Prize–winning economist Robert Shiller told...
  4. bajisima

    Birth control pills linked to depression

    Imagine you take a pill every day. Five days in a week, you wake up sad. Where’s the feeling from? Since your life isn’t perfect, there are plenty of things to settle on. Maybe it’s the pill. Maybe it’s not. Mental health is tricky to measure, but many women and girls report worrying...
  5. BAZINGA DrumpF

    Do we want, a First Lady suffering from Depression? Heidi Cruz battles this 24/7/365!

    Well, I feel Heidi will be devolving into serious depression and swing moods soon. As those loans in 2012, totaling some $1.2 million in personal funds toward the 2012 Senate race, some of which was borrowed. “No donor paid off these loans,” As she on the hook for that load of money, a lot...
  6. C

    Echoes of Herbert Hoover - Donald Trump Repeats the Mistakes of the Past

    I am going to guess what I share will be new information for many. Herbert Hoover was a preeminent businessman of his day. He was very much a Donald Trump type, with Donald Trump type of positions on tariffs. He was a huge proponent and got congress to pass the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act...
  7. L

    Landmark 20-Year Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Depression In Farmers

    Earlier this fall, researchers from the National Institute of Health finished up a landmark 20-year study, a study that hasn’t received the amount of coverage it deserves. About 84,000 farmers and spouses of farmers were interviewed since the mid-1990s to investigate the connection between...
  8. Sassy

    Was Robin Williams in rehab or treatment for depression?

    I heard a Dr. saying it was most likely the latter and lamenting the fact we cannot say that. In this society it is more of a stigma to have a MI, even depression, than addiction. Does anyone know if it has been confirmed which kind of facility he was in or what it is for? IIRC...
  9. Minotaur

    The 9/11 Memorial Museum Opens to the Public - National Depression or Celebration

    Don't get me wrong as I have no answer but it seems to me that any grand opening that includes the announcement that Kleenex and Grief Specialists will be available is probably a Grand Opening I won't go to. At some point we may need to heal from all this rather than stare at personal objects...
  10. Pete1242

    Attitudes towards Depression

    Depression is a major health issue, unfortunately the sort of attitudes going round about it from the general public aren't always the correct attitudes. Perhaps it is just my experience, but some people seem to view it as if it is a contagious disease, and that depressed people are to be...
  11. Raoul_Duke

    Seriously, the worst economic recovery since the Great Depression...

    Widespread (and growing) poverty. Labor force participation back to 1970's era levels. Modern era low rates of entrepreneurial activity. And this is what our President is concerning himself with? "I couldn't be prouder" of Jason Collins, Obama says - CBS News Seriously, I have no...
  12. justoneman

    Great Depression vs. Great Recession

    When the numbers for the unemployment rate are attempted to be calculated for the period of the Great Depression they have some difficulty figuring it accurately as they did not have the same ability to record the numbers that we have today. There are a few different numbers they se to...
  13. meridian5455

    Why we are on the brink of the greatest Depression of all time

    Why we are on the brink of the greatest Depression of all time* | Fox News I have been through several economic downturns and in every case they have turned around and things have gotten better. Why not this time? It seems like we are stuck in this recession/depression with no end in sight.
  14. michaelr

    Max Keiser & Paul Craig Roberts (Inflationary Depression)

    In this video you will here a few things that should wake you all up to the simple fact that there is no way out, not under the current ans previous policies. I say current and previous policies, that's actually not correct Bush/Obama and a few others have had the exact same policies, and they...
  15. Cicero

    Congress worried about economic depression...

    Troop withdrawal could trigger economic depression in Afghanistan By Olga Belogolova National Journal June 8, 2011 Expensive nation-building efforts have had limited success in Afghanistan, and without proper planning, a troop withdrawal in 2014 could set off "a severe economic depression,"...
  16. michaelr

    Chronic unemployment worse than Great Depression

    Chronic unemployment worse than Great Depression Gee no shit. Proof That The Unemployment Crisis Is Really Just A Housing Crisis The second article is total bullshit. "The housing crisis is really 'just' an unemployment crisis" is the way the title should read. But to say that shifts the...
  17. michaelr

    Will The GOP Force The US To Default, And Cause A Global Depression?

    Will The GOP Force The US To Default, And Cause A Global Depression? This is odd, he isn't even sworn in yet, but he is going to create a depression....Well I news for this silly pile of shit, we're in a depression, and thanks to the government action with QE2, we're in an inflationary...
  18. michaelr

    Economy Caught in Depression, Not Recession: Rosenberg

    Economy Caught in Depression, Not Recession: Rosenberg I believe a 30's style depression will look easy, you have to remember a couple things, we had manufacturing capabilities, and people were more self sustaining. Today with 40 million plus living on food stamps and huge numbers expiring...
  19. michaelr

    Dow Repeats Great Depression Pattern: Charts

    Dow Repeats Great Depression Pattern: Charts I have said many times on this board that you all should look at the years leading up to the great depression, what caused the roaring 20s and the crash, and see the parallel of todays "economy". Here is the deal however, there are according to the...
  20. B

    Chocolate 'linked to 'depression'

    People who eat at least one bar of chocolate a week are more likely to feel down than those who only eat it now and then, finds a study. More...