Review of Jarzynka’s “Blessed With Bipolar”: Sane Advice From a Bipolar Man/Therapist About Understanding Bipolar

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Richard H. Jarzynka’s Blessed With Bipolar is a triumph on so many levels, it is a privilege to review this book about one man’s spiritual journey in dealing with, understanding and managing Bipolar Disorder. Readers will look forward to climbing Continue reading Review of Jarzynka’s “Blessed With Bipolar”: Sane Advice From a Bipolar Man/Therapist About Understanding Bipolar

Mood Stabilisers & Bipolar Disorder: Using Lithium to Treat Mental Health Conditions

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There are a wide variety of different medications used in the treatment of mental health conditions such as antidepressants, psychotropics and mood stabilisers. This article aims to explore the role of lithium in treating bipolar disorder with key areas to Continue reading Mood Stabilisers & Bipolar Disorder: Using Lithium to Treat Mental Health Conditions

Preventing Anxiety in Uncertain Circumstances: Learning how to Control Anxiety during Unsettling Situations

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Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time. Anxiety is particularly common in fast-paced urban environments where multiple pressures exist. Uncertain situations, such as a job loss, an illness, money worries, or career or educational challenges can lead to an increase Continue reading Preventing Anxiety in Uncertain Circumstances: Learning how to Control Anxiety during Unsettling Situations

Mega Vitamin Therapy to Treat Bipolar Disorders: How an Increase in Vitamins and Minerals Balances Mood Swings

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People who have bi-polar disorders, extreme swings of mood that range between excessive euphoria and crushing depression, are often prescribed anti-depressants like Prozac by doctors and psychiatrists. While severe cases can benefit from such medications, these pills are over-prescribed and Continue reading Mega Vitamin Therapy to Treat Bipolar Disorders: How an Increase in Vitamins and Minerals Balances Mood Swings

How to Recognize Drug Abuse in Coworkers

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Affecting more than 40 million Americans, drug abuse is sure to touch our lives. Drugs are not discriminatory, so there is no one specific race, gender, or occupation that are more likely to abuse drugs. Chances are we either have Continue reading How to Recognize Drug Abuse in Coworkers

Prescription Drug Abuse in School

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Indicators of School Crime and Safety published an article that revealed alarming statistics. 25 percent of 9th through 12th grade students reported someone had offered or sold them drugs on campus. Kids can get opiates, stimulants, sedatives and tranquilizers at Continue reading Prescription Drug Abuse in School

I’m an Addict & Alcoholic: Telling Your Doctor & Pharmacist

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Why would I tell my doctor I’m in recovery? Some may have been referred to treatment by their physicians, in which case it is no great secret to their health care provider that they have a substance abuse problem. But Continue reading I’m an Addict & Alcoholic: Telling Your Doctor & Pharmacist

Does Alcohol Affect Recovery?: Implications of Alcohol for Eating Disorder Sufferers

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There are many factors that may impact an individual who is currently suffering from or has had a previous history of eating disorder problems. This article aims to focus on the implications and risks of both alcohol consumption and misuse Continue reading Does Alcohol Affect Recovery?: Implications of Alcohol for Eating Disorder Sufferers

Alcohol And Infertility: How Your Consumption Of Alcohol Could Affect Your Fertility.

A recent survey conducted in the UK has found that a shocking 9% of men are infertile or have difficulty in impregnating their partner. That translates to over 2.5 million men who are now infertile in Britain. Sperm quality has Continue reading Alcohol And Infertility: How Your Consumption Of Alcohol Could Affect Your Fertility.