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07
Apr

Kids and the Covid-19 Crisis

Sometimes the wise idea of not involving children in adult concerns at home does not apply in times of crisis like the one we are currently facing. We are bombarded with information about the coronavirus, the number of people getting sick, number of dead individuals, etc. It is impossible to contain all this information and...
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01
Apr

What does boosting the immune system mean and should you do it?

You might be reading a few articles on social media about boosting your immune system.  A more accurate phrase would be activating or supporting immune function. A holistic or naturopathic approach can be a great option to prepare your immune system for foreign invaders or disease-causing agents. This holistic or “Naturopathic Approach” is based on a few mechanisms involved in cellular physiology. The three major lines of...
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18
Mar

COVID-19 Resources

Mental Health And COVID-19 – Information And Resources As the number of cases of COVID-19 increase, so does the associated anxiety. For the general public, the mental health effects of COVID-19 are as important to address as are the physical health effects. And for the one in five who already have mental health conditions –...
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Mental-Health
05
Mar

Mental Health and Leadership

The most powerful tool in our mental toolbox is our ability to focus and be on task, even when our mental health is at stake. Many people do not realize the benefits of mentally focused work, such as leading meetings or delivering speeches that are well thought out and polished. A person who is mentally...
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20
Aug

Handling College Stress

As summer is quickly turning to fall, for many young people this means that it’s time to go BACK TO SCHOOL. While parents often look forward to the structure that the school-year offers, for students, this can be a very stressful time. Especially for new college students, back to school can mean a new school,...
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18
Mar

May – Mental Health Month

Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally – it’s important to pay attention to both your physical health and your mental health, which can help you achieve overall wellness and set you on a path...
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24
Jan

Patient Safety Awareness Week

​​​​​​About the Initiative Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about health care safety. During this week, IHI seeks to advance important discussions locally and globally, and inspire action to improve the safety of the health care system – for patients and the workforce. Preventing harm...
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18
Apr

Substance Abuse Among Older Adults

A Growing Problem Baby Boomers—a term used to refer to individuals born in the United States between 1946 and 1964—are now approaching old age. Surprisingly, these older adults are using illicit substances in a pattern not seen in prior generations of older adults, including developing substance use disorders (SUDs) at increasingly higher rates; in previous...
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23
Feb

Tide Pods – What Are You Thinking??

Viral Tide Pod challenge | Serious health consequences Courtesy:  Modern Healthcare  | January 27, 2018 Even for a stunt destined to be filed under “dumb things teens do,” the Tide Pod challenge raises the bar—to toxic. Teens are eating the laundry detergent pods as part of a viral social media stunt and that’s worrying healthcare providers...
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