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