Put your own oxygen mask on first, I tell my clients. Self care is not selfish, I tell my clients. But I was not practicing what I was preaching, and like many other social workers, it took a personal crisis for me to wake up and smell the coffee.
What are these lines under my eyes and how can they be solved? (Photos)
Hello, I am 38 years old. i went to the best plastic Surgeons to treat the lines under my eyes. I had fillers, and I still have two brown lines in the area...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
How what you eat may affect mental health
A new field of study called nutritional psychiatry looks at how diet can impact conditions like depression
How I Thrive with Adult ADHD.
I found out I had Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder when I was 38 years old. Looking back, there were always signs. At 35 years old, I sat speaking to our family therapist about my ...
What Might Work To Improve Outcomes Of Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
Sarah Threnhauser, MPA The “outcomes” for the 24,000 youth in the foster care system that enter adulthood each year don’t look good – they are less likely to graduate college, are more likely to be unemployed or underemployed, and have limited financial resources. The advocacy group Children’s Rights reports that 47% of former foster children are unemployed, and of those with jobs, 71% report an annual income of less than $25,000 (see Unemployment Rampant Among Former Foster Youth); and less than 10% of former foster care youth earn a bachelor’s degree (see Fostering Success in Education: National Factsheet on the Educational Outcomes of Children in Foster Care). State approaches to addressing the situation – and the…
Quitting Sugar? Here’s My Advice « Diabetes
Anti-sugar fever seems to be on the rise. Last week, a friend who does not have type 2 diabetes asked [...]
Jefferson Physicians Rated "Top Docs" in 2017
Jefferson Health is honored to have more than 400 of our physicians named to the annual Castle Connolly “Top Doctors” list.
10 Common Warning Signs of a Mental Health Condition in Teens and Young Adults
Telling the difference between what expected behaviors are and what might be the signs of a mental illness isn't always easy. There's no easy test that can l...
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."