Health

Why pediatricians are ‘on the front line’ for depression and anxiety among teens

2018-05-10T15:33:58+00:00

By Lois M. Collins SALT LAKE CITY — A pediatrician may be the care provider best equipped to identify adolescents who struggle with depression so they can begin receiving treatment, according to new guidelines published this week by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Estimates place the number of youths who experience depression during adolescence at 1 [...]

Why pediatricians are ‘on the front line’ for depression and anxiety among teens2018-05-10T15:33:58+00:00

What Alternative Treatments Are There for Adults With ADHD to Explore?

2018-05-10T15:53:35+00:00

Stimulant medications are commonly recommended to help people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder manage their symptoms. The National Institute of Mental Health says that “for many people, ADHD medications reduce hyperactivity and impulsivity and improve their ability to focus, work, and learn. Medication also may improve physical coordination.” However, many people with ADHD are eager [...]

What Alternative Treatments Are There for Adults With ADHD to Explore?2018-05-10T15:53:35+00:00

Why You Should Take A Break from Sex in Your Relationship

2018-05-10T15:58:10+00:00

As someone who's super sex-positive, I'll be the first to admit that the thought of taking a break from sex with my partner is pretty damn unappealing. If you're in a healthy, happy relationship and have an active sex life, why press pause on that? On the other hand, I can understand why the idea [...]

Why You Should Take A Break from Sex in Your Relationship2018-05-10T15:58:10+00:00