Because of the challenges often associated with work, family and finances, stress is normal for most people. But if you don’t... Continue reading →
Whether you have a child approaching their teen years or nieces, nephews, or grandchildren, knowing the truth about teen drug use is important. There are many... Continue reading →
Grief can come from many places: the death of a close friend or family member, divorce, job loss, retirement, owning a company... Continue reading →
More and more Americans are watching the scales slowly creep up. You have most likely heard the headlines that American adults and children are heavier overall than a couple decades ago, with incidents of overweight and obesity becoming more common.
There are multiple causes for being... Continue reading →
Do you wonder if your loved one is experiencing the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease? Forgetfulness often accompanies aging in some form or other, so it’s common to miss some of the first signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other diseases that cause dementia and brain decline. For seniors who are... Continue reading →
Animal-assisted therapy is growing in popularity in the medical and therapy communities. Not surprisingly, spending time with lovable dogs or horses is also a favorite treatment program for patients. Officially referred to as AAT, this method of treatment can be effective in... Continue reading →
Are you concerned about an older friend or family member who you think may be depressed? Although depression often occurs in adults over 65, that doesn’t mean that we should accept it as a normal part of aging. Depression is a... Continue reading →