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Nature and Its Mental Health Benefits When it comes to effective mental-health treatment, the natural world probably isn't the first thing that comes to mind. In fact, when seeking psychiatric care for mild-to-severe mental illness, nature is probably around the 1000th thing that comes to mind (somewhere between joining the Church of Scientology and volunterring with the peace corps.). And why wouldn't it be? After all, we live in a pi...

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The female body image and what a person should or could look like in marketing and advertising in particular is a controversial issue. It is noticeable that the body size of women as portrayed in mass media has been steadily getting smaller. Marketers will often do anything that they can to sell a product and make a profit, and almost anything can be sold if it appeals to our sense of beauty or is considered attractive. Beauty sells,...

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There are many different highly addictive substances within our contemporary society.  Some of those substances are illicit, while others are legal.  One of such legal substances is opiates.  Opiates have a very important purpose within the medical realm.  They are used for the purpose of relieving pain and discomfort caused from injuries, cancer, post-surgery, or other similar conditions.  While it does h...

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Addiction Psychiatrist Talks To Parents About Marijuana  The legalization of marijuana is big business, putting money ahead of people. The rapid, widespread legalization of medical and recreational marijuana is sending Americans the wrong message…that marijuana is not harmful. NIDA’s research shows that as perceived risk goes down, marijuana use goes up. Teen marijuana use is on the rise, as are marijuana-related emer...

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A Cycle Of Abuse With substance abuse, the self-destructive behavior becomes habitual in a way that isn't just psychological, but also physical. Even alcohol can become such a part of a person's bodily health needs, that it requires a slow wean rather than a swift dismissal. Heroin abuse leads to terribly virulent come-downs which involve days of recuperation. Breaking such a cycle requires, first, getting away from th...

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Where to Get Help It’s been a long, tiring day, and you finally head to bed. You glance down to your phone and see how late it is, but you know you’ll have another restless night. Things have been so challenging lately, and you can tell things are only getting worse... You love your child, dearly, but why have they been acting out so much? This question occupies your mind each night, preventing you from getting enough ...

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When first looking at Pokemon GO and Wilderness Therapy you may not see a relationship at all. Delve a little deeper however, and similarities begin to present themselves. Pokemon trainers, like wilderness field staff, are tasked with developing the creatures they find in the wilderness. When pokemon trainers come across pokemon in the wild, they capture a sometimes resistant pokemon, learn about that pokemon, then work on “powe...

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It's possible that your restless teen son or daughter may suffer from attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). What is ADHD? It's a combination of hyperactivity, inattentiveness, impulsivity and distractibility. Studies show that five to seven percent of children will be diagnosed with this disorder, and that their lives can be negatively impacted by their behaviors. There are competing theories about ADHD in terms of whether i...

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Emotional Roller Coaster- You Are Not Alone Life with a teenager is often like the roller coaster ride at a local amusement park. Only your teen isn't amusing and it's a ride that doesn't appear to be able to stop. One day they are loving and fun and you cannot believe your good fortune in having this wonderful person part of your life. The next day you wonder who opened the door and left this stranger into your home; this angry, defia...

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