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Borderline Personality Disorder: What Is (and Isn’t) It?

6 months ago

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is characterized by ongoing unstable moods and behavior which often leads to impulsive actions, and unpredictable and unhealthy relationships. It does not – as some may believe from its name – refer to someone who is…

Grok Culture

What is Bipolar Disorder?

10 months ago

On the list of “mental illnesses people misunderstand,” manic depression is right up there with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), both of which I have explained in previous posts. Since today is National Bipolar Day, let’s…

Grok Faith

Generalized Anxiety Disorder Gets Specific

2 years ago

[To close out Mental Health Awareness Month, we at GrokNation are proud to present guest writer and FoM (Friend of Mayim) Samantha Taylor – who previously wrote about the perks of being in a family of geeks – who shares her…

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Mayim Talks “Crazy” with Rachel Bloom

2 years ago

As most of you know, I don’t watch TV. But I do see billboards for TV shows, and there’s one show I was sure would bring down the fall of Western civilization, or something close to it. That show is…