Growing Emotionally Healthy Children
What more could a parent ask for than a happy, well-adjusted child? Today, health and family magazines abound with valuable information on children’s mental health issues — from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder to bipolar disorder and youth suicide. But let’s approach the subject from a different perspective. We will explore tips and techniques to help parents, grandparents and educators nurture the development of emotionally healthy and resilient children.Be the first to comment! Read more...
For such a small thing (about the size of a walnut,) the prostate sure gets a lot of press. The vaguely kidney-bean-shaped gland sits at the base of the male bladder and encircles the urethra, the tube that carries urine and semen out of the body. Read more..
As we age, our brain’s ability to withstand the natural neurological damage that occurs lessens and can make it more difficult to perform seemingly simple mental tasks. Read more..
There was a time when plastic surgery was only for devastated accident survivors and aging movie stars trapped in an increasingly superficial industry. Yet today it is becoming a far more common choice for younger candidates to go under the knife. For the young and famous like Kyle Jenner of Kardashian family fame, cosmetic surgery is an expensive but expected rite of passage. Read more..
Every October, the nation’s medical community sets time aside to recognize the contributions of physical therapists, the people who work to return us to normal physical activity after we injure ourselves or after we suffer a debilitating illness such as a stroke. Read more..
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