How Cryptocurrency Investment May Be Taking a Toll on Your Mental Health

Behavioral addictions come in many different forms. Along with the commonly talked about addictions that people have to sex, gambling and video gaming, cryptocurrency is the new way to make yourself addicted to something that you ultimately can’t control. You may be having loads of fun dealing with cryptocurrency, but it could be damaging your …

CBD and Essential Oils: A Few Mixes You Can Try

In recent years, we have seen the rise of natural products storming the mainstream media. In particular, medical marijuana and CBD products have risen but, most recently, essential oils have hit the headlines. Those who have had zero success treating anxiety or sleep disorders with pharmaceutical medications are finally seeing positive results primarily via the …
CBD oil is all the rage these days. It comes from the cannabis plant and you can rub the oil on your skin to help alleviate symptoms of eczema, it can be dropped into your morning coffee to give you a boost to start the day and, most popularly, you can now get hold of …
Unless you have the patience of a saint, it is likely that at one point or another you have felt like tearing your hair out due to a bout of stress. The pace of modern life can be far too hectic for us to deal with at times, but we seem to just bury our …

Alcohol and Dopamine: How Does it Work?

Alcohol and Dopamine: How Does it Work
The brain is a truly remarkable organ. Yet along with helping us to think, function, and feel it can also play games with us in the form of anxiety. Having said that, some lifestyle choices don’t help. Instead, they make it worse. Alcohol wreaks all kinds of havoc on our bodies both inside and out—and …
Alcohol definitely gives us a lot to worry about, and that is before you even get to the effects it has on your health. It can lead to aggressive behavior, affect our mental health, screw our dopamine levels, bring about suicidal thoughts, to name but a few, and the long-term effects can be devastating. Our …