Mental Health/Wellness

Suicide Awareness: What You Should Know

Rapidly rising suicide rates are the health crisis too few are talking about. For every suicide, there are at least 25 suicide attempts. Suicide rates increased by 25% across the United States between 1999 and 2016 (US CDC, 2018). When it comes to suicide, it is easy to be ignorant. No one wants to believe that aContinue Reading “Suicide Awareness: What You Should Know”

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5 Techniques to Help Get You to the Gym 

According to Web MD, while it is not all that difficult to start working on your fitness levels by joining a gym, the hard part is sticking to it. As your enthusiasm and energy wane and life distractions abound, many of us will throw in the towel. There are, however techniques you can use toContinue Reading “5 Techniques to Help Get You to the Gym “

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How A Lifestyle of Fitness Can Change Your Life

You know you should work out today, but there are always so many excuses. You’re busy, tired, and sometimes the gym can be so crowded, intimidating, and even far away. However, there are also many ways to battle these excuses, and it starts with making fitness a priority. Fitness does more than strengthen and nourishContinue Reading “How A Lifestyle of Fitness Can Change Your Life”

Mental Health/Wellness

Signs That Your Teen Is Depressed (And How to Help)

Is your teenager skulking around the house again? As a parent, it’s difficult to know whether to file this behavior under normal teenage moodiness or whether it’s something more sinister – like depression or substance abuse. Sadly, conditions like depression or anxiety can quickly lead to your teen abusing alcohol or worse. It’s important toContinue Reading “Signs That Your Teen Is Depressed (And How to Help)”