Depression

What are your favorite motion pictures and why?

Movies are dreams I see with eyes wide open. That’s what I do. I watch movies to shut out the voice inside me for an hour or two. I set sail for another existence leaving behind the whirlpool of funk, noise and broken air-conditioning. The allure of undiscovered places is irresistible as it is fascinating.…

What is a good thesis statement on depression?

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What are the most effective anti-depressants?

There is no best antidepressant. It depends on you and what works for you. No research studies have shown that any class of antidepressants works better than other. Here is my list of pro’s and con’s: Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI’s): fluoxetine (Prozac), sertraline (Zoloft), escitalopram (Lexapro), citalopram (Celexa), paroxetine (Paxil) and fluvoxamine (Luvox). SSRI’s…

What are the limitations of Internet?

This is a question I have considered for decades now, and it impacted my decision to become an IPv4 broker 15 years ago. Now we have completed more than 600 brokered IPv4 transfers, and I want to address the issue with a marketplace perspective. I began brokering IPv4 sales in the early 2000’s, before the…

What is it like to undergo anxiety? How does it feel …

Here is an excerpt from a blog post I wrote about this (which was actually about Aaron Swartz’s suicide). Thought I’d share it here too, just in case it helps anyone. Some of it is a bit off-topic, my apologies. ______________________________________________________________ Like everyone else, I’m very sad to hear about the suicide of Aaron Swartz,…

How did you get rid of your depression?

I had episodes of depression off and on since I was age 15. I’m now 40, and I can honestly say that I have 100% beat depression and I will never succumb to it again. I have had many setbacks and highs and lows. At first, it was affecting my family life and ability to…

What are some of the most effective ways to fight …

From personal experience, what has helped me is understanding my depression, why I developed depression, and understand myself as a person how my brain works as well as how it is affected by my experiences. Reading about other people’s depression experience and understanding how they recovered was a big part of it. Therefore, I will…

What causes clinical depression?

The cause of depression is not just chemistry, traumatic events, genetic predisposition, a bad childhood etc., that is why nothing truly works against it, and depression is galloping. I have a totally different take on it. Excuse me the long text, I normally prefer small, simple explanations, however it is important to understand and explore…