End of year: 15 favourite posts

It has been a rough 2016 for many of us. Here is to a better 2017! Let's hope it is good to us all! These are the posts I rather liked. I didn't pull the best of my research posts or the best of my personal posts. These are the best of the more general … Continue reading End of year: 15 favourite posts

Sleep deprivation and auras

I forgot to sleep. As in I had a wicked as all hell midnight migraine and, yeah, that wasn't exactly productive for sleepy, sleepy time. So I didn't sleep. I finally got up and took a triptan. Which is not working. At this point, I can say did not work at all. There are times … Continue reading Sleep deprivation and auras

Depression and medication

  Psychiatrists Must Face Possibility That Medications Hurt More Than They Help ā€œAntidepressants were the most common type of psychiatric drug in the survey, with 12 percent of adults reporting that they filled prescriptions for these drugsā€¦ In addition, 8.3 percent of adults were prescribed drugs from a group that included sedatives, hypnotics and anti-anxiety … Continue reading Depression and medication