Tag Archive | depression

US: Stressed bisexual women most likely to misuse opioids – Study

US: Stressed bisexual women most likely to misuse opioids – Study

Bisexual women in the United States are most likely to abuse opioids due to stress and stigma, scientists said, with 14 percent reporting misuse of drug prescriptions in the last year. The New York University School of Medicine found past-year misuse of opioids, including painkillers such as morphine and oxycodone, was lowest among heterosexuals at […]

Video: Philip La Rosa – Drowning – (World Mental Health Day)

Video: Philip La Rosa – Drowning – (World Mental Health Day)

  EILE is delighted to feature the latest great video and atmospheric single from Fremantle-based, pop singer-songwriter, and LGBTQ advocate, Philip La Rosa, in our music slot this morning. Philip’s poignant balladic track, Drowning, with a great keyboard-based instrumental and powerful vocal, underpinned with easy slow beats, is released today, October 10th, to coincide with World Mental Health Day. […]

Australia: Depression & Anxiety Group Support Marriage Equality

Australia: Depression & Anxiety Group Support Marriage Equality

On Tuesday last (1st Sept) the board of beyondblue, the anxiety and depression support organisation in Australia, released this statement in support of marriage equality: “Discrimination in all its shapes and forms, intentional and unintentional, is unacceptable. Discrimination is the cause for many people of their stress, anxiety and depression. Tragically, it is too often […]