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Getting Honest About Mental Health In The World Of Tech Startups

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Top 25 Funded Mental Health Startups in 2018

[Article originally from Vector.tv, author, Steven Loeb] Healthcare is such a massive space, one that takes up a sixth of the entire U.S. economy, that just one small piece of that pie can be extremely lucrative. Take diabetes, for example, where there have been a slew of different companies tackling that problem, and raising money in

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My psychiatrist once told me that I don’t fully understand what it feels like to be content – that as an adult I likely had never experience pure, simple satisfaction – that it is a mental state almost completely foreign to me. On the contrary, this collection of bipolar faces shows hope amidst despair. Tragically,

Mel Gibson inadvertently fighting the stigma against Bipolar Disorder

  ARTICLE Fr. PEOPLE.COM Mood swings got you down? Back away from the phone and have a drink. The Oak Bar in New York’s Plaza Hotel is proposing a toast to Mel Gibson and his alleged telephone tirades and debuting a “bipolar” cocktail in his honor. (The actor once said he’d been diagnosed with manic depression.)   In true Gibson fashion,

Bipolar Continuum

From Depression and suicidal thoughts to mania and psychosis, I find this mood continuum chart on of the more comprehensible of these type of visualizations. Mood can be thought of as a continuum ranging from extremely happy (mania with psychosis) to extremely sad (depression with psychosis and/or suicidal ideation). Mood disorders can primarily be differentiated