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The Importance of Grief and Acceptance After a Diagnosis

Almost any diagnosis can trigger stages of grief and acceptance. It's vital to work through these feelings and make needed changes to better manage the condition.
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Dementia Facts and Stats Everyone Should Know

Dementia affects people around the world and is becoming more common every year. Here are a few surprising facts about the condition.
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Here are Some Tips for Parenting With Depression

When you’re depressed, you may feel as if you can barely take care of yourself let alone your children. Here are some tips for parenting with depression.

Nurses: Here are 13 Easy Things to Do to Relieve Stress

High stress levels permeate nursing and other healthcare professions perhaps more than any other type of work environment. Here are some tips that may help.
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19 Fun Activities That Help Relieve Stress

Chronic stress can be detrimental to health. Here are 19 engaging activities that can help relieve stress and restore life balance.
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Is Suicide Ever a Rational Choice?

My prior post on this site, “Why Older Gay Men Are Attempting Suicide at a Higher Rate,” received a lot of attention. Because of...
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How OCD Impacts Your Relationships and What You Can Do About...

OCD can have serious effects on your relationships and your mental health. Here are some tips to prevent OCD from controlling your life.
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Why Mental Health Education in Schools is So Important?

Many mental health issues begin during the school years, so it is logical that mental health education should be a part of the curriculum.
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Positive Psychiatry: What Is It and Why We Need It

Traditional psychiatry aims to restore people to their usual function. Positive Psychiatry hopes to help people move to a higher level of functioning.
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Natural Approaches That Support Positive Mental Health

These 5 natural remedies can help combat the challenges of mental health issues even when they are supplementary to prescribed treatments.
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The Crisis of Under-treatment of Severe Substance Abuse Disorder

Here are some of the reasons why it is so difficult for those who suffer mental health and/or severe substance use disorder to access appropriate treatment. 
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8 Things You Can Do to Combat the Seasonal Affective Disorder...

These 8 tips can help people with seasonal affective disorder enjoy the winter season while lifting mood and boosting energy levels.