“Depression,” “Bipolar Disorder” and “Anxiety” Don’t Exist
Upend these Classical Concepts through Genetic Testing
- March 20, 2019
- Dr. Bruce Kehr
- AnxietyBipolar DisorderDepressionDNA: I Am Who I AmGeneticsSecond Opinion
Your Ultimate Mental Health Gene Chart: Part 1
Americans In Pain and Addicted: Untangling the Opioid Crisis
- October 23, 2017
- Dr. Bruce Kehr
- AddictionAmericans In Pain and AddictedOpioid EpidemicPainSubstance Abuse
Part Six: Without Opioids, a Decent Life becomes ImpossibleWhen Jeremy came to see me in my office last year, his demeanor said it all: Rumpled jacket, pained expression, and the quiet, tremulous voice of a man who never in his entire life believed he’d wind up in a therapist’s office. “My doctor abruptly stopped prescribing me Oxy,” he told me when I asked him what was wrong, “and the pain is making me crazy.” As I looked into his eyes, and saw the depth of his emotional and physical pain, my own heart began to ache as well.
Treatment-Resistant?: What to Do When Your Medication is Not Working
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Not Getting Better? Insist Upon The Biopsychosocial Model (Part 3)
The Role of Genetic Testing Under The Biopsychosocial Model Despite the fact that Sandra was in crisis and desperately longed for...
When You’re Not Really Bipolar After All: Anatomy of the Diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder
For the first few years after I arrived in the DC area, I took call at two local hospital emergency rooms...
Supplements and Probiotics: A Prescription Pad Isn’t The Only Tool In Your Doctor’s Bag for Anxiety and Depression Treatment
Often you go to your doctor’s office just to get the infamous 15 minute “med check,” where your doctor has no...