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Month: February 2018

Hoarding Disorder

Hoarding Disorder

People with hoarding disorder excessively save items that others may view as worthless. They have persistent difficulty getting rid of or parting with possessions, leading to clutter that disrupts their ability to use their living or work spaces. Hoarding is not the same as collecting. Collectors look for specific items,

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Elena Ferrante’s Brilliant City, Naples

Elena Ferrante’s Brilliant City, Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. In 2017, around 967,069 people lived within the city’s administrative limits. The Metropolitan City of Naples had a population of 3,115,320. Naples is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Naples’ historic city centre is the largest in Europe, covering 1,700

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Suicide

Suicide

Every year close to 800 000 people take their own life, and there are many more people who attempt suicide. Every suicide is a tragedy that affects families, communities and entire countries and has long-lasting effects on the people left behind. Suicide occurred throughout the lifespan and was the second

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Anti-Depressants Do Work

Anti-Depressants Do Work

Scientists say they have settled one of medicine’s biggest debates after a huge study found that anti-depressants work. The study, which analysed data from 522 trials involving 116,477 people, found 21 common anti-depressants were all more effective at reducing symptoms of acute depression than dummy pills. But it also showed

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