Articles About mental health

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    NOV 07, 2018

    Get the facts on seasonal depression

    Between the cold, dry air, dangerous storms, and shorter days, winter can be hard on your health. And it’s even harder if you struggle with seasonal affective disorder (SAD). ... Learn more >

    TOPICSmental healthMental Health and Wellnessseasonal depressionsleep hygiene

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    NOV 07, 2018

    The gift of you: 7 self-care tips

    ‘Tis the season of giving — from buying presents to making home-cooked meals to spending quality time with loved ones. But this time of year can also be stressful — and stress can take a toll on your health. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSmental healthMental Health and WellnessStressStress Management

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    NOV 07, 2018

    5 reasons why an LOL can help your health in Colorado

    You know that friend who is always good for a loud, hearty laugh? Turns out her sunny disposition is healthy — for relaxation, immune function, and even pain management. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSColoradomental healthMental Health and WellnessStress Management

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    NOV 07, 2018

    4 happiness-boosting strategies in the Northwest

    Nobody likes being stressed out, but did you know that stress can have a negative impact on your health? ... Learn more >

    TOPICSHappinessmental healthMental Health and WellnessNorthwestStress Management

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    NOV 07, 2018

    Enjoy a stress-free holiday in the Mid-Atlantic States

    The holiday season is here — time for cozy fireplaces, fresh-baked cookies, and leisurely days off with loved ones. But it can also mean crowded shopping malls, heavier traffic on the beltway and I-95, and the stress and anxiety that can accompany them. This time of year, it’s important to find ways to help relax your mind and body — so you can reduce stress and enjoy the holiday season. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSmental healthMental Health and WellnessMid-Atlantic StatesStress Management

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    SEP 24, 2018

    Confronting teen depression in Georgia

    Whether elated or upset, teens tend to experience a wide range of emotions. But if the teen you love seems stuck in a period of prolonged sadness, irritation, or anger, it may be time to consider if they’re depressed. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSDepressionGeorgiamental healthteen health

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    SEP 24, 2018

    Try these 4 strategies to help manage anxiety

    An estimated 40 million American adults suffer from anxiety disorders, the most common psychiatric illnesses. Although anxiety disorders generally can be treated, only about 1 in 3 sufferers receives treatment.1 ... Learn more >

    TOPICSanxiety disordersmental healthStress ManagementWomen's Health

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    SEP 24, 2018

    Coping with depression during pregnancy in the Mid-Atlantic States

    Expecting a baby can be a very happy time. But for many moms-to-be, concerns about pregnancy, labor, and having a healthy baby can trigger anxiety, depression, or both. Determining whether you’re experiencing symptoms is the first step to taking control. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSDepressionmental healthMid-Atlantic StatesPregnancy

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    SEP 24, 2018

    Find the right mental health resources for you in Colorado

    Alex Menter, MD, a Kaiser Permanente Colorado oncologist, always found Stephanie to be cheerful and upbeat at her appointments, even though she was being treated for brain cancer. When an automatic notice from the electronic health record system alerted Dr. Menter that Stephanie was overdue for a depression screening, the care team had her complete an assessment at her next appointment. It revealed that Stephanie was suffering from severe depression. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSColoradoDepressionhealth screeningsmental health

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    JAN 18, 2017

    A fresh approach to Mental Health and Wellness in Orange County

    Historically, people who live with both addiction and mental illness have had a hard time getting treatment. Access to treatment for mental illness is often complicated by having a substance abuse disorder, and vice versa. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSbehavioral healthemotional healthmental healthsubstance abuse