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The Pros and Cons of Living With an Ostomy

An ostomy is not a perfect system but it can drastically improve a patient’s life.

By Brian Greenberg

Overcoming Agoraphobia

Overcoming feared situations requires a systematic series of activities, time and patience.

By Jerry Kennard, Ph.D., CPsychol., AFBPsS

The Migraine Social Life

Having a vibrant social life can be challenging when you have Migraine. Here’s how to maintain long-standing relationships, and make new ones.

By Tammy Rome

Are You OK Staying In When Your Partner Goes Out?

How do you deal when you’re too sick to go out, but your partner isn’t.

By Mandy Morgan

Surviving Cyberbullying

Once a cyberbullying attack starts, it can quickly build momentum. The sooner you act, the faster you’ll contain the situation.

By Jerry Kennard, Ph.D., CPsychol., AFBPsS

Self-Care Twitter Accounts You Should Follow

Need a nudge to take some time out for your mental health? There’s a Twitter account for that.

By Lara DeSanto

Hiding Behind Social Media? Here Are Tips for Breaking Free

The other evening, I was watching a television program about the school system in South Korea, where students are among the highest academic achievers on the planet. At one level this sounds great, but the work that goes into this sort of success (st...

By Jerry Kennard, Ph.D., CPsychol., AFBPsS

Is Social Media Your Health Guru?

Despite the marvelous payoffs that social media offers, including immediate connectivity with hot button issues and real-time trends, social media to some extent, has become the bane of doctors.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

7 Ways to Care for Yourself When You're a Caregiver

Caregiving can really take a toll on you — physically and emotionally. It's just as important to care for youself, as it is to care for someone else. Here are some simple ways to show some self-care.

By The Candid Caregiver