Depression is a silent killer. A.I. is turning up the volume. | Eric Topol

Depression is a silent killer. A.I. is turning up the volume. | Eric Topol

One of the most exciting things in the world of AI in health is being able to digitize the state of mind. That is being able to use different metrics to be able to say, this person is depressed, or this person is really happy and doing well. And so one of the really great …

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Mental Disorders as Brain Disorders: Thomas Insel at TEDxCaltech

Mental Disorders as Brain Disorders: Thomas Insel at TEDxCaltech

Translator: Reiko Bovee Reviewer: ANTONIO RODRÍGUEZ DE LA TORRE This is the first time I’ve ever followed Pinky the Mouse. (Laughter) If nothing else should tell you that science can be fun, science can be counter-intuitive, science can blow your mind, and what I’m going to do in the next few minutes is to tell …

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Addictions, Mental Health and Concurrent Disorders | Humber Online – Course Trailer

Addictions, Mental Health and Concurrent Disorders | Humber Online – Course Trailer

One in five Canadians will experience mental illness. All of them face stigmas that worsen their problems. Addiction and wrong assumptions. Anxiety and disapproval. Schizophrenia and sensationalized misunderstandings. Concurrent disorders and uncertainty. Understanding these illnesses can lead to lasting treatments and prevention. But could the battle against social stigmas be the hardest struggle?

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Quit social media | Dr. Cal Newport | TEDxTysons

Quit social media | Dr. Cal Newport | TEDxTysons

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Denise RQ You probably don’t realize that right now, you’re actually looking at something quite rare. Because I am a millennial computer scientist book author standing on a TEDx stage, and yet, I’ve never had a social media account. How this happened was actually somewhat random. Social media first …

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Mind Your Whole Health – Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Mind Your Whole Health – Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Ben: Hello Ashford! My name is Ben Gothia, and this is Promoting Awareness and Wellness in Students! According to Mental Health America, this year’s Mental Health Awareness Month theme is Fitness #4Mind4Body. With this theme, we appreciate the connection between mind and body, and the importance of broadening our focus beyond one piece of our …

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How the Modern World Makes Us Mentally Ill

How the Modern World Makes Us Mentally Ill

The modern world is wonderful in many ways (dentistry is good, cars are reliable, we can so easily keep in touch from Mexico with our grandmother in Scotland) – but it’s also powerfully and tragically geared to causing a high background level of anxiety and widespread low-level depression. There are six particular features of modernity …

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How virtual reality can improve your mental health | Matt Vogl | TEDxMileHigh

How virtual reality can improve your mental health | Matt Vogl | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven So 16 years ago, I was working nights as a stand-up comic. And I’m not going to lie: right now I’d much rather be holding the microphone in my hand than having it strapped to my face like some nerd doing a TED … Talk. (Laughter) Comedy …

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National Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

National Mental Health Awareness Month | Ashford University

Hi, my name is Sam Harvey, and this is Promoting Awareness and Wellness in Students. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and in recognizing that, we spoke with Johnny Barner, Ashford University Student Advocate, about his role at the University and the importance mental health counseling. As a student advocate, what I do is …

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Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? | Bailey Parnell | TEDxRyersonU

Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? | Bailey Parnell | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: MARIA TIAKA Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’m fat. Wow, I’m fat. She’s only nineteen years old, what am I doing with my life? Hey! Two likes! Nice. Do I like this photo? Does she really need more likes? I hope I’m going to be invited to the wedding. One more like, nice! Welcome …

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