Causes and Treatment for Emetophobia

Emetophobia, or fear of vomiting, is surprisingly common. The phobia can begin at any age although many adults have suffered for as long as they …

When Will We Solve Mental Illness?

Biology was supposed to cure what ails psychiatry. Decades later, millions of people with mental disorders are still waiting. Nothing humbles history’s great thinkers more …

Ketamine Pharmacology and Cancer Pain

Ketamine, a derivative of phencyclidine (PCP), is a dissociative anesthetic which has analgesic properties in sub-anaesthetic doses. Ketamine is the most potent NMDA-receptor-channel blocker available …

Emotional Dysregulation

When being emotional means much, much more Do you know someone that often overreacts, “cries wolf” or is significantly more dramatic than they need to …

How Simple Rest Can Cure All

Sleep is a strong building block for how we function throughout our day-to-day lives. We’d all like to get several hours of decent rest each …

How to Recover When Your Partner Cheats

Infidelity can be one of the most devastating and crushing experiences a relationship can go through. Trust can be severed, emotions can be trampled, and …

The Scarcity Principle

Sometimes simple stories metaphorically explain complex issues. This story is no exception so here goes. Once there was a man lost in the woods in …