Tag - mental health

Joe Biden Whispering During Press Conferences: Doing comedy? Mentally ill?

Comment:   "Some people will believe anything, if you whisper it to them."  (Spanish writer Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo) Did someone quote the above remark  to Joe Biden?  Otherwise, why is he doing this - whispering during press conferences?  It's become something of a habit now. Very odd.  Is he trying to be funny?  Or is...

Some Light Relief… My Favourite Films…

https://youtu.be/THBoHKcb8vU Entire film available to view on YouTube here Comment:  From time to time I find myself in conversation with friends sharing the same hair colour as my unworthy (silver-haired) self, when the topic of "the good old days" inevitably features. In our walks down Memory Lane we discuss friends and fashion, employment histories, church and recreational...

Mental Health: Is Wearing Our Heart on Our Sleeve Good for the Soul?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6fQiNNn7ns Comment: News commentators are enjoying dissecting the ITV documentary interview with Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, generally known as "Harry & Meghan", in which they both speak very openly about the negative impact of their royal public life on their mental health.   The reaction from viewers has been mixed.  Given that...

Should Catholic Faith & Spirituality Protect Against Poor Mental Health?

There's hardly a day goes by, but the mainstream media do not cover the issue of mental health to highlight problems experienced by just about every group in society, where stress and anxiety - and even the temptation to take one's own life - appear to be on the increase. Click here to read...

The Depressing Truth About The Pill

From the Spectator... The Pill has been linked to depression. Why isn’t this more of a scandal? Because it is a sin to suggest that oral contraceptives may not be the greatest gift ever given to womankind A study came out last week that should have caused great alarm. For 13 years, researchers at the University of Copenhagen studied...