Depression is mostly a chemical imbalance. Causes and symptoms and treatment vary widely.
Depression is mostly a chemical imbalance. Causes and symptoms and treatment vary widely.
At the root of depression is hopelessness (“It will never get better.”) and helplessness (“There is nothing I can do about it.”).

Why Depression Is A Chemical Imbalance: Lessons From MDMA, Self-experiments, Bipolar Disorder

Depression is a chemical imbalance. However, not in the way you think.

The mind is what the brain does.

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MDMA: every conscious state emerges from a brain state.

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Sickness. Sleep. Fasting. Running. Cold shower.

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Bipolar Disorder

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Well, what does all this have to do with you?

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Biology, your life, and happiness

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The ripple effects of biology

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Hormones

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How antidepressants really work

Some background:

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How antidepressants really work

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Should you take antidepressants?

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Depression: A neurobiochemical disease?

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Becoming different: Changing your autopilot.

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The downsides of feeling “too” well

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Footnotes.

About the author

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