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Different Ways to Donate Blood and Save Lives

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Different Ways to Donate Blood and Save Lives: Did you know that when you choose to roll up your sleeve at a blood drive or donation center, there are different types of donation you can give?  The best type of donation …

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Concrete Operational Stage

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Concrete Operational Stage: As part three of our cognitive development series, we will discuss the third stage of Piaget’s theory: the concrete operational stage. The Concrete Operational Stage  Typically lasting from age 7 to 11, the concrete …

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Preoperational Stage

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Preoperational Stage: As part two of our cognitive development series, we will discuss the second stage of Piaget’s theory: the preoperational stage. The Preoperational Stage  The preoperational stage commonly begins around the age of 2 and lasts …

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Sensorimotor Stage

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Understanding Cognitive Development- The Sensorimotor Stage: Cognitive development refers to an individual’s thought processes from infancy to adulthood. These thought processes include memory, problem solving, perception and more. French psychologist, Jean Piaget, is considered to be one of the most influential …

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The Straight Up Guide to Mental Health and Recovery

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The Straight Up Guide to Mental Health and Recovery Comorbidity of Substance Abuse and Mental Disorders  In a recent article published by Medscape, Kathleen T Brady, MD, PhD explores the connection between substance abuse and four mental illnesses: depression, attention-deficit/hyperactivity …

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Service Animals- How a Furry Friend Can Help

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Service Animals: For those of you living with a mental or physical disability, you may find yourself at times struggling to complete basic daily tasks. While this can certainly be frustrating, there are a number of alternatives to consider before hiring …

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Combating Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

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Combating Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD): Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that occurs during the changing of seasons, most commonly in late fall and early winter. According to WebMD, roughly 11 million Americans suffer from SAD each year, …

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5 Natural Ways to Boost Your Mood

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5 Natural Ways to Boost Your Mood: Everyone feels down from time to time. Emotions, feelings, and environmental factors all have an influence on our mood, and may affect it in a positive or negative way. However, there are easy, natural …

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Talking to a Loved One About Mental Illness

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Talking to a Loved One About Mental Illness: Learning about a friend or loved one’s diagnosis of a mental illness can be a tough pill to swallow. However, it is important to show that person that you are there for them, …

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