Results for "Depression"

Better Me
10 Postpartum Depression Facts All Moms Need to Know
Having a baby is a joyous occasion. It marks the beginning of all things – hope, wonder and possibility. For some women, however, this elation can be overshadowed...
Nov 24
Advise Me
Play More Than One Youth Sport for Better Mental Health
This year, my 8-year-old daughter, Danielle, decided she wanted to play soccer. She dabbles in dance and tennis, so why not let her try out another sport....
Nov 12
Teach Me
Tardive Dyskinesia: A Common Culprit of Face and Body Tics
Smacking your lips without realizing it. Excessively blinking your eyes. Making unusual faces. Making repetitive, spastic, involuntary movements with your...
Oct 17
Better Me
Can Certain Foods Increase Stress and Anxiety?
When you get stressed or anxious, do you reach for something salty or sweet, or do you lace up and go for a walk or run? For many who feel stressed or...
Sep 21
Better Me
This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope
Remember those brief, blissful weeks at the beginning of the summer? Vaccination rates were rising, COVID-19 infections were dropping and mask mandates...
Sep 15
Advise Me
Coping with Emotional and Mental Changes After a Stroke
As a stroke survivor, you’ve faced some major life changes—some physical but also mental. Dealing with these changes can be hard and even downright frustrating...
Jul 31
Better Me
Think the World Is Out to Get You? It Could Be Victim Mentality
Sometimes, you probably feel like the world is conspiring against you. Maybe you go to the grocery store and they’re out of your kids’ favorite pasta sauce....
Mar 27
Teach Me
How to Spot the Narcissists in Your Life
Just about all of us show some narcissistic traits, some of the time—we crave attention, put our own needs first, or think we are special. Teenagers in...
Mar 14
Teach Me
Watch for These Early Warning Signs of Mental Illness in Seniors
Your mother has always been a worrier, but it seems like she’s anxious about everything these days. Your dad says he’s not sleeping well. When you question...
Mar 07
Teach Me
The Gut-Brain Axis: What You Need to Know
Mental health problems like anxiety and depression might seem like they stem entirely from the mind—they’re called “mental” health problems, after all....
Jan 30