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Can Depression that Started in Sweden be Treated with Exercise?

Can Depression that Started in Sweden be Treated with Exercise?

Improvement to mood is one of the most obvious effects of exercise. But can exercise actually be used as a treatment for depression? An article recently featured in the Stockholm daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter says it can.  Jill Taube, a Swedish psychiatrist, has written a book about how exercise can help to cure mental illness.Read more about Can Depression that Started in Sweden be Treated with Exercise?[…]

Mental Health in Sweden: Normal Behaviour Becoming Harder to Achieve

Mental Health in Sweden: Normal Behaviour Becoming Harder to Achieve

Is psychological disability in Sweden really stopping so many from working? (Update from June 2013: This post is actually about the pathologising of human experience: how more and more people are being labelled as ‘disordered’ or ‘deficient’ by the psychiatric profession in Sweden and the expectation that individuals fit with certain norms of behaviour. SomeRead more about Mental Health in Sweden: Normal Behaviour Becoming Harder to Achieve[…]