Health

The Importance of Taking a Mental Health Inventory After Experiencing Sexual Assault

The Importance of Taking a Mental Health Inventory After Experiencing Sexual Assault

By Chelsy Ranard In September 2018, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford gave her full testimony of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The world watched […]

November 12, 2018 ×
Spotlight: The Next-Generation Menstrual Products You Need To Know About

Spotlight: The Next-Generation Menstrual Products You Need To Know About

By Kelly Aiglon for Healthline.com The cost of menstrual products might seem negligible. What’s one more 25-cent tampon, anyway? But according to market research, feminine hygiene products represent a $23-billion […]

October 8, 2018 ×
How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

By Tricia Moceo It’s no secret that every addict struggles with the foundational inability to shift our thinking and successfully process emotion. The common theme for my upbringing was complete […]

October 4, 2018 ×
10 Tips For Maintaining Healthy, Youthful Skin

10 Tips For Maintaining Healthy, Youthful Skin

Looking young has plenty to do with maintaining healthy skin. So, if you want to look five or ten years younger than you actually are, it’s all about how you […]

September 30, 2018 ×
My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

By Crystal Hampton In today’s society the demands and expectations of women is often an unattainable goal. This can leave many of us exhausted, feeling depressed, with low self esteem, […]

September 24, 2018 ×
We Spend More Than Any Other Nation On Healthcare, But Americans Can’t Afford To Get Sick

We Spend More Than Any Other Nation On Healthcare, But Americans Can’t Afford To Get Sick

To be born in America is considered an incredible privilege. This is the wealthiest country on earth, with many opportunities. There are enough jobs to go around at the moment […]

September 6, 2018 ×
Triggering Or Healing: When To Know If Your Trauma Can Help Others Process Their Pain

Triggering Or Healing: When To Know If Your Trauma Can Help Others Process Their Pain

By Chelsy Ranard When my best friend passed away in a drunk driving accident, all I wanted was to create positive change. I wanted her death to mean life for […]

July 23, 2018 ×
How An Increase In Nurse Midwives Can Potentially Decrease America’s High Rates Of Maternal Mortality

How An Increase In Nurse Midwives Can Potentially Decrease America’s High Rates Of Maternal Mortality

It’s no secret we are experiencing a tumultuous healthcare landscape in America today. While the looming threat of certain healthcare protections and policies being gutted on a federal level and […]

July 12, 2018 ×
From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

Every once in a while, you come across someone with the energy that just fills you with inspirational positive aura. Melissa McGee is not just passionate about yoga, she is […]

June 28, 2018 ×
How Rosehip Oil Can Be Used To Treat Skin Concerns Like Acne And Blackheads

How Rosehip Oil Can Be Used To Treat Skin Concerns Like Acne And Blackheads

Until very recently if you were using oil in your skincare routine to treat skin concerns you probably would have been considered crazy by most people. Generally oils were considered […]

June 4, 2018 ×
Reproductive And Sexual Health: Dissecting The Difference Between These Two Topics

Reproductive And Sexual Health: Dissecting The Difference Between These Two Topics

By Nursing@USC Staff In October 2017, the U.S. presidential administration rolled back a critical line item of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that required businesses to include birth […]

May 17, 2018 ×
Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

Cancer Was A Gift: How It Changed My Perspective On Life For The Better

By Christine Dimmick “Cancer” and “gift” are not words you see together often. And if you would have told me 4 years ago that I would be getting cancer and […]

April 19, 2018 ×
Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

By Susan Josh A journey from the day when a woman finds out that she is expectant to a moment when she is giving birth to a little sweet newborn […]

April 3, 2018 ×
Processing Trauma, And Why We Should Share Our Deepest, Darkest Moments Out Loud

Processing Trauma, And Why We Should Share Our Deepest, Darkest Moments Out Loud

By Samantha Paige At 2:47 am on January 9, I awoke to a text message that indicated the predicted heavy rains had arrived and the feared mudslides were in fact […]

April 2, 2018 ×
Before Taking Lexapro, Here Is Some Info You Should Consider About Usage, Dosage & Side Effects

Before Taking Lexapro, Here Is Some Info You Should Consider About Usage, Dosage & Side Effects

Lexapro contains an active substance called Escitalopram. It belongs to a family of medicines called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. It is used to treat the following conditions: -Major depressive episodes […]

March 15, 2018 ×