depression

Pseudo-Therapy Apps: The Fad Diet Of Mental Health

Psychotherapists help people discover the root cause of symptoms like anxiety and depression by bringing attention to issues and patterns that may lie outside of awareness. These things may be difficu

Founders On Depression

Last month, I wrote a post asking people working in startups to seek help if they are dealing with depression. It was a personal plea, because I have dealt with depressive episodes since I was a teena

We Need To Talk About Depression

Building a startup is like climbing a mountain and being told you'll only get the gear you need--harnesses, helmets, bottled oxygen--as you struggle toward the peak. Long hours away from family, respo

Every Fitness App And Wearable Should Have A Mood Tracker

Along with its many other benefits, regular workouts contribute to better mood and energy levels. As a result, I am constantly surprised to see how many fitness tracking apps and wearable devices lack

Over A Year After New Content Policies, “Self-Harm Social Media” Still Thrives

About a year and a half ago, just in time for National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, <a target="_blank" href="http://staff.tumblr.com/post/18132624829/self-harm-blogs">Tumblr took a hard stance</a

Ease Seasonal Depression The Easy Way With Valkee Ear Buds

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/valkeerect.jpg" />I've always worried about people on depression meds; there are all kinds of meds, like Prozac and whatnot, then if that

What happens to the Chevy Volt, other electric cars if Detroit isn't bailed out?

Let’s say that Congress refuses to give some of that bailout money to Detroit—does that effectively kill off electric cars like the Chevy Volt? That depends on who you’re talking to.

Weird study of 21 people says that cell phones cause depression and poor concentration

A very thorough study (of 21 people) in Sweden found that people who use their cell phones excessively can be prone to sleep problems, fatigue, and stress, which can lead to depression and concentrati

Hold on to your start-ups, the economy is going down!

The pre-election slowdown of 2008 is hitting the valley and all of our favorite websites and gadgetmongers might be feeling the pinch. While housing prices and salaries haven’t been hit, high te