Through bipolar eyes.

Collectively speaking, our understanding of mental illness is relatively minimal, even by those diagnosed and those who do the diagnosing. This is likely in part because while symptoms form patterns that we can group up into general subsets (ie Bipolar,…

Do religions & philosophies = operating systems for our brains?

I recall as a young elementary student, being told that brains are essentially computers. This made sense to me at a young age, but it wasn't until way later that I began to abstract from the cross reference of cognition…

10 ways to fight depression

The phenomena that many of us are familiar with known as depression is experienced among the afflicted for a variety of reasons and in a plethora of forms and levels of intensity. Sometimes healthy individuals will become depressed. This does…