Migraines and Anxiety: The Crazy Cycle & Ways To Break It

Migraines and anxiety often exist in a symbiotic relationship similar to the classic “chicken or the egg” causality dilemma. Which came first? In a similar vein, does anxiety trigger migraines, or do migraines cause anxiety? My head hurts just thinking about it. Anxiety and Migraines Coexist According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America…

Anxiety, irritability may precede depression in high-risk teens

The most common risk factor for early onset depression is having a mother or father with a history of the disease. (Photo: Pixabay) When parents have a history of depression, teens are at greater risk for developing the disorder themselves, and signs of being irritable, anxious and fearful may precede a first episode of depression,…

Should we even go there? Historians on comparing fascism to Trumpism

Recent events around the world have prompted debate about the historical parallels between our times and the period preceding the second world war Last Thursday, an 89-year-old Auschwitz survivor recorded a video which promptly went viral. She compared “the humiliation, the demonization of others” and “the attempt to bring out the worst traits in people”…

Joseph H. Rainey, Speeches of African-American Representatives Addressing the Civil Rights Bill of 1875, February 3, 1875

Speeches of African-American Representatives Addressing the Civil Rights Bill of 1875 Representatives Richard H. Cain and Joseph H. Rainey, responding on February 3, 1875, to arguments that the Bill would unconstitutionally infringe the rights of whites Mr. CAIN. Mr. Speaker there are periods in the history of nations and of peoples when it is necessary…