Depression

Self harm (eg cutting) is a coping mechanism towards unspeakable trauma

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A friend of mine confessed to me last year that she used to cut herself. It was totally unexpected. I was really taken by surprise because  I have already known her a few years and nothing in her outward appearance, words and demeanor showed that she was suffering from unspeakable inner torment. There are people [...]

Danger of hypnotherapy – manipulation, false memory and spirit attachment

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While hypnotherapy has been praised by some to be effective in dealing with addictions and unexplained phobias, there are potential downside to such treatments as well. In this article, we would discuss the downside of hypnotherapy. 1. Manipulation If a patient is successfully induced to a state of deep trance like state, the patient is [...]

Depression and suicide due to influence of malevolent and evil spirits

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When your depression has reached a stage where you started hearing voices in your head trying to convince you that the only way out of your pain is to end your life, you must seriously start to question if those voices are from you or from ‘something’ else. If one day, the voices harass and [...]

Chronic fatigue syndrome healed by Ayurveda and forgiveness

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There is often no known causes of chronic fatigue syndrome or CFS. Often the patient would be exhausted with joint and muscular pain. And there is no magic pill that magically cure this condition. At most, medication can only be prescribed to manage the symptoms such as painkillers and muscle relaxants for pain and stiffness. [...]

Overcoming depression and feelings of worthlessness

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There would be times in our lives that feelings of worthlessness comes in or we question ourselves and what we are doing. Or we suddenly lose motivation in our tasks and life in general. If we are working for someone for a living, at least we would still drag our sorry selves out of bed, [...]

Why some people do not want to seek help for depression/ mental health issues?

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Many people are depressed or know that they are mentally unwell but are often reluctant to seek help to address their issues. There are several possible reasons why a person may choose not to reach out or seek professional help. Possible reason why people do not want to seek help for depression/ mental health issues: [...]

Endometriosis and fibroids with connection to co-dependancy/divorce

Endometriosis and fibroids with connection to co-dependancy/divorce

Uterine fibrosis, ovarian cysts and endometriosis are occurring in more and more women today. Personally, I have known of a number of ladies who suffered from ailments that are connected to their reproductive system. I used to wonder why this problem occurs in some ladies but not in others. I came across this insightful book [...]

Compulsive hoarding and relationship to depression and feelings of loss

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There are 2 persons  who were not previously hoarders but turned into one that I can recall knowing in my life. The first person was a man who was involved in the share market. He used to be the most organized person I know because he could not be successful in his job if he [...]