The Importance of Nutrition and Signs of Malnutrition in Persons with Dementia Updated for 2024

Updated: February 11, 2024

The Importance of Nutrition and Signs of Malnutrition in Persons with Dementia

The Controversy of, and Holistic Therapies for ADHD

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is considered the most common childhood neurobehavioral disorder of school-aged children today. And, it is the most controversial disorder also. Many medical professionals do not believe it is a “disorder” at all. There are natural/holistic therapies available to treat symptoms rather than using harmful medications.

Better Understanding Depression

In this article, we will cover the basics of what depression actually is, both experientially and chemically. The intention of this article is to help those with depressed loved ones to better understand this often misunderstood condition and for the general public to become better informed as well. The information in this article is in no way an alternative to professional care, counseling and support groups. If you think you or a loved one may be suicidal (and inside the U.S.), please call the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273-8255, or call your local emergency services.

Identification of Professional Burnout in Medical Proofreaders

Stress and anxiety can occur due to several reasons. If these causes are not dealt with, they can result in professional burnout. This article can give you signs of how you can tell an employee is suffering from professional burnout.

3 Things I Wished Someone Would Have Told Me About Having A Mental Illness!

Have you ever wondered what your life would be like if you got the warning that you would get a mental illness? I have. There are 3 basic truths that I wish I would’ve been warned about before I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. By knowing these 3 facts earlier, I know I would’ve had less of a struggle over the years. So, read them. They just might save you time and frustration!

Bring Water and Sunlight Into Your Reiki Practice

How is breathing important to health? How is sunlight important to my health? What can I do to further develop my Reiki practice?

Develop Your Brow Chakra With Reiki

What is the essence of the brow chakra? What issues can be healed or nurtured at the brow? How can Reiki help me develop mentally?

Let PTSD Bring It On Because We Were Made Ready

There was healing balm spread after listening to an inspired speaker of God’s truth today. The topic was about what do we do, or how do we handle the situation when we are told, “No.” This no comes from the Universal forces or Eternal Spirit when He has a higher purpose for us. If we do not quit, we will win on His battlefield!

Overcoming ADHD

You are about to read how the impossible has been squashed. How I am beginning to be more attentive than metabolic. My systematic way of over powering my ADHD, only to then bewilder my weaknesses. Eyes and ears of the new future are always multiple steps ahead.

A Parent’s Perspective on Mental Health and the Challenges Our Children Face

There is an epidemic sweeping across North America and it is often misunderstood and ignored. Rarely is mental health discussed – and that has to change for the sake of our children and our future.

Schizophrenia – The Factors Involved

It isn’t uncommon to see a person talking aloud as he responds to voices he is hearing in the case of someone with schizophrenia. According to Dr. Femi Olughile, a consultant psychiatrist, this is a major symptom of this mental illness. The speech may be incoherent. He may falsely believe that his life is in danger with people after him; coupled with unusual experiences that are strange to the person. For example, he may say the government is after him.

Schizophrenia – The Causes

Schizophrenia – a mental illness – is an illness, or a group of illnesses, in which the individual loses touch with reality, and may experience a variety of strange feelings, such as a conviction that he is being controlled by others; or his thoughts are being ‘broadcast’ and made available to other people, or that thoughts are being put in his mind or taken away from him. He may hear voices of people running commentaries on his actions. Other symptoms include some types which manifest in so-called ‘Negative Symptoms’ (flat facial expression, lack of motivation etc.

Internalized Homophobia and the Poz Latino Client

This article is written for mental health professionals who encounter latino male clients who are HIV+. The article explores how to work with them more effectively and generate an atmosphere that is conducive to maximum therapeutic gains.

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