Posts Tagged: depression

Why am I so Anxious?

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Feelings of anxiety are normal. People who are not normally anxious may be experiencing some changes in their lives that can contribute to anxiety. A move, a job change, concern for the future, a change in family obligations, or a change of family members are all examples of normal life changes that can evoke feelings… Read more »

Am I Bipolar?

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Dr Andre, How do I know if I am Bipolar?   Do you experience days without sleep yet you don’t feel tired? Do you experience days, weeks, months of depression and irritability so severe that it affects your ability to relate to others? If so, you may need to be evaluated for Bipolar Disorder. As… Read more »

The Many benefits of Mindfulness

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The term Mindfulness comes from Eastern spiritual and religious traditions like Zen Buddhism. It refers to being completely in touch with and aware of the present moment, as well as taking a non-judgmental approach to your inner experience. Simply put, being mindful means knowing what you are doing (and thinking and feeling) in the present… Read more »