When you're constipated, you have hard or lumpy stools that are difficult to pass. Most people have experienced being blocked up from time to time, whether it’s while travelling, after taking painkillers, or when you’ve let your diet go.
But some people will experience constipation more often, and for longer periods. Chronic constipation is generally defined as a problem that has persisted for six months or more. It can mean you have hard or lumpy stools that you’re straining to pass, or are passing fewer than three stools per week – or both.
Constipation is sometimes r…
An example of what a functional MRI scan looks like. Brain activation is averaged across 20 PTSD patients compared to healthy controls in an emotion regulation task. Celebrities and public figures have recently been more open about mental health conditions they deal with. This is a positive sign of shrinking stigma around mental illness, and it also helps in reducing it. The most recent in this line was Ariana Grande’s mention of post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD … and a brain scan.
I am a psychiatrist and neuroscientist specializing in research, …
Shoutout to the creators, the designers and artists of icons, graphics, pictures, gradients and every other wonder.
This project would not be possible without the talent of so many different creators.
Go and check them out. Get your dose of inspiration and see what you can create.
Images and photos:
Pixabay is my source for great images. Here is a list of artists.
Felix has made a fantastic app called Storyban. Check it out. The platform when it comes to stories of all kinds.
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