Articles Tagged with mental illness

Was Misty Upham Actually Murdered?

Juliette Lewis believes that Misty Upham was murdered.

Django Unchained actress Misty Upham died from blunt force trauma to her head and torso, according to a Seattle medical examiner. Fox News reports that a manner of death still hasn’t been determined, even though the official findings have numerous people speculating on the possibility that she was actually murdered. Social media is abuzz with… Read more »

U.S. Rep. Don Young Offends Students With Suicide Comments

Don Young offends students in Alaska by blaming survivors for suicide deaths.

U.S. Representative Don Young made a trip to Alaska recently, stopping in at, among other places, a high school assembly, where he learned that blaming suicide on the survivors offends students who’ve lost a loved one. Young made apologies afterward, saying he never meant to offend, and that his words were ill-chosen. According to the… Read more »

Demi Lovato Says Bipolar Disorder Is Part Of ‘Who I Am’

Demi Lovato Mental Illness

Demi Lovato is on a mission to educate the world about mental illness. While some people are deeply ashamed to admit that they suffer from depression or bipolar disorder, the former Sonny with a Chance star doesn’t have a problem discussing the topic with the public. In fact, Lovato believes that she can help others… Read more »

Ellie Goulding Admits She Doesn’t Care About Being Thin

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Ellie Goulding, the 27-year-old British pop star known for massive hits such as “Lights” and “Burn” recently revealed that she has no interest in being thin. “I don’t exercise to be thin,” Ellie says. “For me, the appeal has always been to be really fit and strong. I think a pair of powerful legs on… Read more »

Mentally Ill El Paso Man Gets Life, No Parole For Horrific Double Murder

El Paso murderer Christian Martinez

An El Paso man who is so severely mentally ill that his own defense lawyers called him “clueless,” has avoided the death penalty for a horrifying, gruesome double murder he committed almost exactly three years ago. Christian Alberto Martinez instead was hit with a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for… Read more »

5 Major Mental Illnesses Found To Share Common DNA [Study]

Share Common DNA

Five major mental illnesses have been discovered to share common DNA, according to new research funded by the National Institute on Mental Health. The study represents the most significant genetic examination of mental disorders to date. Conducted by an international team of researchers, the findings indicate that five of the most common psychiatric illnesses share… Read more »

A Neurologist Thinks He’s Found Where Evil Lives In The Minds Of Violent Offenders

Brain Scans Reveal Dark Mass Of Evil

German neurologist, Bremen scientist Dr. Gerhard Roth, believes he’s discovered where evil truly lives, as “dark patches” within the brain. The scientist has managed to classify evil in three groups after reviewing the minds of killers and rapists, essentially hardened criminals with extremely aggressive natures. He believes this “dark patch” is associated, and perhaps even… Read more »

Body Dysmorphic Disorder Doubles Suicide Risk

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Body dysmorphic disorder is one of those conditions that is difficult to understand if you or someone you love has not suffered it- the psychological nature leads many to believe that behaviors linked with the tormenting illness are ones that can simply be overcome or abandoned with enough “willpower” or a better mindset. But those… Read more »