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Jerry Kennard

Jerry Kennard, Health Pro

Chartered Psychologist

How Health Anxiety Affects Everyone

In a previous post I asked, do you suffer from health anxiety? Then I outlined some of the characteristics of health anxiety. In this post I’m touching on the way health anxiety can affect not only the sufferer, but also the lives of those around them.   A person with health anxieties worries a lot and because of this the... Read moreChevron
posted 07/22/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey, Health Guide

Freelance health writer

The Chikungunya Virus: What You Need to Know

We know that mosquitoes carry and spread several diseases. You have probably heard of West Nile Virus. The chikungunya virus has been around for awhile, but, it has not appeared in the United States until recently. The large majority of people who have this virus got it when traveling outside of the country but within the past few weeks two... Read moreChevron
posted 07/21/2014, comments (0)|
Christina Bruni

Christina Bruni, Health Guide

Librarian and Writer

Healthy Summer Recipes 2014

It's prime time for Greenmarkets like the one in Union Square in New York City and in areas in America within traveling distance of local farms.   I've decided to make the Healthy Recipes a yearly feature here at the schizophrenia community.   I recommend you buy or check out of the library a copy of The Organic Food Shopper's Guide... Read moreChevron
posted 07/21/2014, comments (0)|
John McManamy

John McManamy, Health Guide

Author and Advocate

Peak Experiences: They Come to You, But You Have to be There

Yesterday, I had one of those peak experiences, you know, an Abraham Maslow special - transcendent, ecstatic, a sense of harmony with everything in the universe - and no, it wasn't mania.   This involved bringing my didgeridoo to a drum circle. You may recall, something similar happened to me about two months ago. (Check it out here.) Said... Read moreChevron
posted 07/21/2014, comments (0)|

healthgal, Health Guide

Medical and lifestyle columnist

Is Your Local Firefighter in Fitness Fighting Shape?

I think most of us consider firefighters our heroes.  They are the ones ready to face any size blaze to save lives and property.  If you’ve ever experienced a home fire (I have) then you know the rush of fear that overwhelms you as you see your property engulfed in flames.  Or maybe you’ve been a bystander watching as... Read moreChevron
posted 07/21/2014, comments (0)|