Category: Social Health

Hip Hop & His Health

Hip Hop & His Health

“Man, that’s how they try to get you.” I recently overheard an emotional conversation between two men discussing mental health. In their back and forth, the two were able to simultaneously point out a real mental health need for one person, and invalidate the motives and ability of the mental health ...

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Considering Psychotherapy?

Considering Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy (sometimes called “talk therapy”) is a term for a variety of treatment techniques that aim to help a person identify and change troubling emotions, thoughts, and behavior. Most psychotherapy takes place with a licensed and trained mental health care professional and a patient meeting one on one or with ...

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Are You a Stalker?

Are You a Stalker?

If you are obsessively trailing and tracking that someone you know casually, a stranger, or a past or current friend, boyfriend or girlfriend, there’s a possibility that you could be a stalker. According to The National Center for Victims of Crime, stalking is a pattern of behavior that makes you feel afraid, ...

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Meet the Healthy Man of the Month

Meet the Healthy Man of the Month

Barry Bartlett is amazing! It’s not just that he has one of the most infectious, positive personalities around. Or at only 25, he’s wise and insightful beyond his years on earth. Or that fact, that the former foster kid is committed to sharing his own story in his home state of California; But that he still finds ...

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Docs Fail in Diabetes Screening

Docs Fail in Diabetes Screening

Only about half of U.S. family doctors follow guidelines on screening patients for prediabetes, a new study finds. More than one-third of American adults have prediabetes, and most don't know it. So why are so many American doctors failing to meet the guidelines for screening? Prediabetes means that blood sugar ...

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