Why it’s often hard for people to recognize their own mental illness

If someone was telling you to take insulin but you didn’t think you had diabetes, you probably wouldn’t take the medication, right?  That’s how Bob Krulish explains anosognosia, a tricky…

How to fall in love with exercising: Workouts for people who hate workouts

If you like hula hooping, nothing’s stopping you from making it part of your weekly exercise routine.  Hill Street Studios/Getty Images You only get one body, and how you use…

New Beginning Women helps people overcome mental illness, addiction

LAKELAND — Some of Kristie Cere’s former friends might not recognize her today.  The 35-year-old brunette has an easy smile, clear eyes, clean skin, dresses modestly, and talks about her love of Jesus and gratitude to God. “I work at…

South Australia records 484 new cases of COVID-19, with seven people in hospital

South Australia has recorded 484 new cases of COVID-19, with seven hospitalisations.  Key points: SA has recorded 484 cases of COVID-19 today Seven people are in hospital, including a man…

The impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of children and young people in the UK: what the research says

COVID-19 has disrupted the lives of children and young people beyond recognition. Throughout the pandemic, research has been underway to assess the impact on young people’s mental health, but much…

Black tech founders work to improve health care for people of color : Shots

(from left) Kevin Dedner founded Hurdle, a mental health startup that pairs patients with therapists. Ashlee Wisdom’s company, Health in Her Hue, connects women of color with culturally sensitive medical…