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mental health

Prescribed Creativity

by Elia Wilson

There are many moments in life when we seek restoration and mental clarity. Regularly finding outlets that encourage us to simply step away from daily routines allows us to reflect and de-stress. When we reduce stress, we reduce health risks…. Continue Reading →

Five Foods To Boost Your Brain

by Jessica Malen

If you’re trying to take care of your brain, it’s important to focus on fueling yourself with the nutrients your body needs in order to support brain health and optimal mental function. Incorporating omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants and B vitamins… Continue Reading →

Five Medical Appointments You Should Keep

by Maya Munot

There Are Medical Appointments You Shouldn’t Postpone – Even During a Pandemic! Does the threat of contracting coronavirus in a clinic or emergency room have you delaying routine (or even emergency) health care? No matter your answer, it’s important to… Continue Reading →

The Mental-Health Bargain of Your Homegrown Garden

by Jen Bucciarelli

Preparing for the first sprout of spring may help shield us from those pesky winter blues that might be heightened during the current pandemic. Much like the perks of travel planning for our mental wellbeing (mentioned in our December newsletter),… Continue Reading →

Where to Find the Appropriate Mental Health Care

by Maya Munot

How to Access the Right Care Finding the right mental health care for you and your family can be a daunting task. Where you go for help to find the right mental health care depends on the age of the… Continue Reading →

Benefits of Trip Planning for Your Mental Health

by Maya Munot

What The Science Behind Trip Planning shows US Planning for travel — thinking about it, talking about it, and imagining it can make you happy, even if you’re not sure when that adventure will be, according to researchers. “This virus… Continue Reading →

Feel Good Foods

by Jessica Malen

Your gastrointestinal tract is lined with a hundred million neurons – the same stuff that’s in your brain! This means your digestive system doesn’t just help you to process food, it also helps monitor your emotions. The function of those… Continue Reading →

Celebrating the Effects of Exercise on the Brain

by Heather Mearns

There is enough research out there to tell you how good exercise is for your body, but do you know just how good exercise is for your brain? The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) recently held a webinar called… Continue Reading →

Your Eight-Week Meditation Challenge

by Heather Mearns

Meditation has many benefits including decreasing anxiety and improving sleep quality. Today, when feeling stressed is all too often the new normal, improving your meditation practice can be key to decreasing your daily stress. Meditative breathing activates the parasympathetic nervous… Continue Reading →

Recovered from COVID-19? Now What?

by Kristy Hegner

Tips for Individuals Who Have Recovered From COVID-19 If you have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and are now in the recovery stages, you may still be recovering from the side effects from the actual virus. Once you have recovered from… Continue Reading →

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