11 Jun '11, 12am

Surprising Silver Lining of Sadness & Depression | Care2 Healthy

Surprising Silver Lining of Sadness & Depression | Care2 Healthy

What if feeling depressed is actually a positive thing that makes you healthier? By Ginny Graves, Prevention Dina S.* had already been on antidepressants for a few months when she got the most devastating news of her life: Her beloved husband of 10 years had been killed on impact when the small plane he’d been piloting crashed. The next days and weeks were a tearful, painful blur, but even as she grieved, the 50-year-old was dismayed by her own response to the tragedy–it felt hollow somehow, as if she weren’t able to access the full depth of her anguish. So after 2 months, she made a decision that was squarely against her doctor’s advice: She gradually weaned herself off the antidepressants. 5 Solutions to help you thrive under stress . As the effects wore off, her emotional agony became profound. “I was tortured by the fact that I did not get a chance to say good-bye to m...

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care2.com 07 Jun '11, 5pm

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New Mountaintop Removal Movie (Videos) | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

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care2.com 07 Jun '11, 3pm

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