When it comes to domestic violence, many people don’t even know they’re a victim, which makes the link between drugs, alcohol, and domestic violence hard to spot. According to the Department of Justice, “Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of abusive behavior that is used by an intimate … [Read more...] about The Link Between Drugs, Alcohol & Domestic Violence
Depression and suicide. They aren’t what you associate with children, especially elementary-level kids. Yet, there’s a growing trend that pediatric medicine has been monitoring since at least 2002 of rising suicides in school-aged children. Just last year, in September 2016, a joint paper covering … [Read more...] about Depression, Suicide & School Aged Children
So you know your self-esteem has taken a hit. You're feelin' it, and it's not cool. In fact, it's a pretty big bummer. But what can you do about it? It's time to talk self-esteem first-aid as we cover five ways you can regain your self-esteem today! #1: Build a Plan First, you dream it. Then, you … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Regain Self-Esteem
Government and healthcare – for better and for worse, the two have been joined. Their matrimony hasn’t been all that holy, but boy has it been holey. Some pretty big gaps have appeared in the areas of healthcare access and affordability, and the current political track of a repeal and replace action … [Read more...] about Marijuana & Politics: What’s Happening in 2017?