Are You A Highly Sensitive Person? Here’s The Science Behind This Personality Type

Are You A Highly Sensitive Person? Here’s The Science Behind This Personality Type

  by Lynn Parramore Psychologist Elaine Aron has pioneered the study of a category of human personality that is generating considerable buzz both in the media and in the scientific community: the highly sensitive person (HSP). People in this group look the same as everyone else, but they don’t respond to the world the same. … Continue reading Are You A Highly Sensitive Person? Here’s The Science Behind This Personality Type

LSD Can Ease Anxiety for Dying Patients

LSD Can Ease Anxiety for Dying Patients

LSD Can Ease Anxiety for Dying Patients All those flower children who said, “Dropping acid/dancing with Lucy/a dose of this stuff melts your worries away, man” weren’t (just) tripping, after all. The results of the first clinical study of the therapeutic use of LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) in humans in more than 40 years were  published in … Continue reading LSD Can Ease Anxiety for Dying Patients

9 Crucial Questions Your Doctor Should Ask You (But Probably Doesn’t)

9 Crucial Questions Your Doctor Should Ask You (But Probably Doesn’t)

by Lissa Rankin, MD We all know what it’s like to fill out detailed forms about our medical history at the doctor’s office. But is your doctor asking you the questions he or she really needs in order to get a good read on your health? At the Whole Health Medicine Institute, the training program … Continue reading 9 Crucial Questions Your Doctor Should Ask You (But Probably Doesn’t)

What Happens to Your Body During a Panic Attack?

What Happens to Your Body During a Panic Attack?

The Physiological Reponse of Your Body During a Panic Attack? By Arlin Cuncic What is a Panic Attack? If you suffer with social anxiety, you may have experienced what is known as a "panic attack" in social or performance situations. Although panic attacks are generally thought of in relation to panic disorder, panic can also … Continue reading What Happens to Your Body During a Panic Attack?