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    The Science Delusion

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/27/science-delusion-rupert-sheldrake-review?fb=native&CMP=FBCNETTXT9038 The unlucky fact that our current form of mechanistic materialism rests on muddled, outdated notions of matter isn't often mentioned today. It's a mess that can be ignored for...
  2. bert tomato

    What is the Scientific Explanation for Hearing Voices?

    So I am sitting at my computer. I dont want to go to bed yet. I have two distinct voices going on at me. There is a woman - she sounds in distress - telling me how much she hates me. She even calls my full name. There is a man - his voice his muffled, he often repeats my thoughts. He says...
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    Many Inoculated Against Science In Understanding Schizophrenia

    In earlier posts ("Too Much Pop Psytchology and "Alzheimer's and Schizophrenia"), I talked about the medical and scientific evidence that exists demonstrating that schizophrenia (and other serious mental illnesses) are diseases of the brain. While these are diseases, many people commonly refer...
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    Depressed, having suicidal thoughts

    Hi. I'm a 19 year old college student, and I'm really scared about my future. I don't like the program I'm studying in...I wanted to become a med student in grade 9, but later in high school I just fooled around and had bad grades which led me to go college in a program that has low...
  5. angiebib1976

    Hi there :)

    Everybody seems so friendly on here! :) I'm 34yrs old and at the moment I am waiting for the psychiatrist to label the condition that has wrecked havoc with my life for the past 15years. Im a science technician in a school - although currently off sick and I luv Lady Gaga. Hope to get chatting...
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    The Truth about Mental Health Disorders - Psychology

    The Truth about Mental Disorders. Dr. John Breeding, Ph.D. psychologist discusses how mental disorders are created by the American Psychiatric Association and listed in the DSM (Diagnostic and Statistical manual of Mental Disorders. Disorders such as bipolar, ADHD, OCD, Anxiety Disorders...
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    "Mind in the Balance: Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity."

    "Mind in the Balance: Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity." PART 1 OF 3. B. Alan Wallace, Ph.D., overviews his latest book "Mind in the Balance: Meditation in Science, Buddhism, and Christianity."