Category: Philosophy & Psychology

Mathematics: Invented, or Discovered?

Mathematics

Mathematics is profoundly effective at describing the world around us. It is the language physicists use to formulate theories about our universe, neurologists use to model our brain, and economists use to model the stock market. This naturally leads us to ask the question why mathematics is so effective at describing our universe- a question asked many times before by a number of great minds. Read more...

Big Pharma and ADHD: Stop the overprescription of harmful medication

Ritalin for ADHD

Last time I talked about how reshaping our conceptions towards the idea that the self is dynamic and changeable - with awareness, desire, and perseverance – can lead us all on a path to betterance. This time round, I want to show how pharmaceuticals giants have pushed a culture of overdiagnosis and overmedication of ADHD onto us, harming our children and our society all in the pursuit of profits. Read more...