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Tips to Reduce Stress and Anxiety [Infographic]

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5 Ways to Support Survivors of Suicide

Suicide ranks as the tenth-leading cause of death in the United States, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) reports, and an estimated 1.4 million suicide attempts took place in 2017. Yet there are many ways to promote suicide education and prevention, and to support suicide loss survivors around the world, such as: 1. Promote […]

How to Recognize a Mood Disorder

Mood disorders disrupt everyday life, yet they often go undiagnosed and untreated. Fortunately, people who understand mood disorders can quickly recognize the warning signs of a mood disorder and take steps to treat their symptoms. A mood disorder refers to a mental illness that affects a person’s emotional state or mood. Mood disorders affect men, […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Depression

A New Year’s resolution brings hope and excitement. Yet for people who are coping with depression, creating the right New Year’s resolution and following through on it is sometimes challenging. And in some cases, a New Year’s resolution can cause new depression symptoms, or cause existing depression symptoms to worsen. The new year represents a […]

What to Do If You Have Holiday Depression

The holiday season is a joyous time of year, filled with celebrations that men, women, and children worldwide can enjoy. For some people, however, the holiday season brings depression symptoms that can be difficult to manage. There are many holiday depression triggers, including family gatherings, over-commercialization, and over-committing. A family gathering during the holiday season […]

What Does Anxiety Look Like in the Brain? [Infographic]

Share this Image On Your Site </p> <p><strong>Please include attribution to www.achieveconcierge.com with this graphic.</strong></p> <p><a href=’https://achieveconcierge.com/blog/what-does-anxiety-look-like-in-the-brain/’><img src=’https://secureservercdn.net/’ alt=’WHAT DOES ANXIETY LOOK LIKE IN THE BRAIN?’ 540px border=’0′ /></a></p> <p> Anxiety refers to the body’s natural response to stress. If persistent anxiety goes unaddressed, it may interfere with a person’s everyday life. What Is Anxiety? […]

The Ethics of Genetic Testing

Genetic testing helps people identify changes in chromosomes, genes, and proteins. It is commonly used to evaluate a number of variations in genetic code, associated with everything from cancer risk to drug metabolism. In other cases, people will use genetic tests to learn about their family history and genealogy. Genetic testing is performed voluntarily and […]

How Healthy Eating Can Improve Your Mental Health

Research indicates that healthy eating affects mood-related body chemicals. In one study published in Nutrients, researchers evaluated the relationship between diet and mental health in 1,956 college students. Researchers reviewed the number of depressed and anxious days that study participants experienced over a 30-day period. They also examined study participants’ fruit, vegetable, and sugars intake […]