The Myth of Mental Illness

The Myth of Mental Illness I. Overview Someone is considered mentally “ill” if: His conduct rigidly and consistently deviates from the typical, average behaviour of all other people in his culture and society that fit his profile (whether this conventional behaviour is moral or rational is immaterial), or His judgment and grasp of objective, physical reality is impaired, and His conduct is not a matter of choice but is innate and irresistible, and His behavior causes him or others discomfort, and is Dysfunctional, self-defeating, and self-destructive even by his own yardsticks. Descriptive criteria aside, what is the essence of mental disorders? Are they merely physiological disorders of the brain, or, more precisely of its chemistry? If so, can they be …

Yoga Clothing – Dressing Down To Dress Up

Yoga Clothing – Dressing Down To Dress Up Does it matter what clothing is to be worn when practising Yoga, well of course it does – yoga exercises are about comforting the mind so why not go the whole hog and have the lot – comfort on the body also. There are no certain identities as to what Yoga Clothing to wear – but common sense will prevail and point you in the right direction if you want comfort while working out. Your Yoga clothing should give you room to manoeuvre because of all the different types of yoga moves performed which may entail twists, turns and stretching. By dressing in slack or baggy clothing you will be more content …

What Are The Different Types Of Sleeping Disorders?

What Are The Different Types Of Sleeping Disorders? Several physical, medical, psychiatric or external factors cause disruption in sleep. Sleeping disorders are a common problem among people all over the world. There can be different types of sleeping disorders and the symptoms and causes may vary according to the types. Sleeping disorder usually occur due to stress, anxiety, grief, dependencies like alcoholism and various external environmental factors. Many people can experience sleeping disorders due to food sensitivity, which causes disruption while sleeping. The state of your health can also affect your sleeping. Mood swings, chronic diseases, depression, pain and alcoholism can all cause insomnia. Many women have sleeping disorders due to menstruation-related problems, with some women reporting insomnia during their …

Be Wise – Go For Total Wealth

Be Wise – Go For Total Wealth When we lack certain things, the joy of living is diminished. In some instances we may become considerably distressed and even incapacitated. When we are sick, in other words, when we lack good health, it is usually not a happy circumstance and we do all we can to regain our health. When someone is poor, that is, when they lack money and material possessions, life is not very enjoyable. Such a person is not able to live the way he or she wishes or do the things he or she wants. Poverty oppresses and incapacitates. As individuals and as nations, we all are desirous to distance ourselves from poverty. Likewise, life is not …