The Ketamine Cure

Ketamine on Demand Ketamine’s success in early trials has surprised and excited researchers who study mood disorders, a field where drugs like Prozac and Zoloft, paired with talk therapy, have been t...

Heavy Is the Burden on Japan’s Royal Women

TOKYO — One of the toughest places to be a woman in Japan is within its royal family. Nearly three decades ago, Empress Michiko lost the ability to speak after public carping about her supposed short...

My Mental Health Issues Have a Name: Bruce

Finding the proper medication, or medications, to treat overlapping mental health conditions is more often a wavy course than a straight line, as exhibited by my own trial-and-error. Eventually, I fo...

Should You Get a Microbiome Test?

Despite how much scientists have learned in recent years, there remains a lot that we still don’t know about the thousands of different microbial species that can inhabit the gut. “The known unknowns...

What’s Ripping American Families Apart?

At least 27 percent of Americans are estranged from a member of their own family, and research suggests about 40 percent of Americans have experienced estrangement at some point. The most common form...