Rehabilitation Blog Posts by Casa Palmera Staff

Mindfulness Meditation and Brain Health


Research by Johns Hopkins University shows, “mindfulness meditation can help ease psychological stresses like anxiety, depression, and pain”. When a person becomes stressed, the adrenal gland produces a steroid hormone… Read More

Alcohol Use Disorder: Symptoms and Treatment


Approximately 88,000 people die from alcohol-related causes annually, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Upon learning of this shocking statistic, one begins to understand the… Read More

8 Modern-Day Signs Of Addiction


A Disease of the Brain Technology helps uncover the destructiveness of substance abuse, providing several opportunities to identify addiction. In 2014, the President’s National Drug Control Strategy stated a commitment… Read More

Mental Health and Dual Diagnosis

With breast cancer awareness month, and many other disease-awareness months in rotation, many people forget about another type of important and life-changing disease—mental health diseases, the invisible health issue. May… Read More