We sometimes wish we could protect friends or loved ones from the consequences of their actions. We’d like to pick up the pieces after they’ve made a mess of their lives. Or we fail to look at the dark side of someone’s motives because we want only the best. Perhaps it is our controlling willfulnessContinue reading “Practicing Radical Acceptance With Simplicity”
Way too many folks think couples’ counseling is an opportunity to get an individual win. If that’s your thinking, the couple loses. Couples therapy is designed to bring out the best in you and your partner, strengthening the quality of your relationship, as a point of balance, allowing you to deal with issues in waysContinue reading “Real Goals of Couples Therapy”
Republished from WEBMD HEALTH NEWS Why Are Men Less Likely to See a Doctor? By Batya Swift Yasgur, MA July 6, 2021 — When Armin Brott began having tingling and tremors in his hands, he wasn’t very concerned. After decades of practicing full-contact martial arts, he knew how to live with discomfort. It was nothingContinue reading “Why Aren’t You Seeing Your Doctor Man??”
Aaron Rodgers says he has focused on his mental health this offseason amid talk of a rift with the Green Bay Packers: ‘Sometimes there’s a lot of wisdom in silence’. Aside from a brief ESPN interview in late May, Rodgers hasn’t commented much about his football future since ESPN reported in the hours before theContinue reading “Aaron Rodgers Tackles His Mental Health During the Off-season”
America’s most commonly abused drug is alcohol. Millions use it to relax, lose weight, or dull the senses. Many people who drink are not aware that they are alcohol dependent.
Studies available indicate that men often report the same feelings as women after a pregnancy loss. Many men experience sadness, grief, stress, anxiety, and depression after their partner miscarries. In one study of 386 partners, 7 percent reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress one month after a pregnancy loss.
Sudden cardiac death accounts for about 1 in 7.5 deaths in the United States. Researchers have shown that diet plays an important role in a person’s cardiovascular health.In the present study, researchers found that people who followed the Mediterranean diet most closely and did not have coronary heart disease had a lower risk of suddenContinue reading “Fried foods, sugary drinks linked to sudden cardiac death”
It isn’t everyday that religious leaders choose to open their lives fully to those who look up to them as spiritual guides. Doing so might mean a loss of trust or even a loss of command over their congregation with adherents organizing to lobby for the removal of a person they feel has fallen fromContinue reading “One Rabbi’s Courage Is Removing Religious Pretentiousness About Addiction”
You’ve heard it before: you never get a second chance to make a first impression. It seems kind of unfair, doesn’t it? That moment you meet someone is a small sample of your day and an even smaller sample of who you are. It might not be your best moment: maybe you’re stressed out… maybeContinue reading “Make a Great First Impression”
Forty years ago, an unnamed illness began to disproportionately impact members of the LGBTQ+ community, specifically gay and bisexual men. The disease, which later became known as AIDS, caused by a virus dubbed HIV, devastated our community, becoming the leading cause of death for men between 25 and 44 in 1992. During the 1980s andContinue reading “Alliances Are Needed Between Straight and Gay Men to Address HIV/AIDs”