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Depression: How to Help Those Who are Suffering

By Michele Howe

"Experts consult; then move on. Friends and family keep at it." Edward T. Welch in Depression: A Stubborn Darkness » Read more

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

By JustMommies

We all know people who can’t walk by a mirror without checking themselves out. Most of the time, that’s normal behavior. But when someone is obsessively dissatisfied with a real (usually minor) or imagined flaw in his or her appearance, they may be suffering from a mental illness called body dysmorphic disorder (BDD, sometimes also called “imagined ugliness” or “dysmorphophobia”). » Read more

Bipolar Disorder in Children

By JustMommies

While it is considered normal for most children to have mood swings from time to time, some experience severe shifts in mood that are out of their control and exhibit such extreme behavior they are unable to function normally. These children might be suffering from bipolar disorder, which is also sometimes referred to as childhood, pediatric or early onset bipolar disorder or manic-depression. » Read more

Bartering: A Dynamic Feminine Practice and Emotional RX for Women

By Michele Howe

"Barter: to trade by exchanging one commodity for another." Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. » Read more

ADHD Treatments

By JustMommies

Treatment option for ADHD include medication, behavior modification, counseling, family therapy, and support groups. Medications for ADHD » Read more

ADHD and Sleep

By Patti Teel

Children with ADHD are more likely to have sleep difficulties. However, good sleep hygiene in conjunction with self-soothing relaxation techniques may help to solve your child’s sleep problems.
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A Review of Techniques in Managing Your Depression

By Stanley Popovich

Some people have a difficult time in managing their depression. Sometimes, their depression and fears can get best of them. As a result, here is a short list of techniques that a person can use to help manage their depression. » Read more

New Findings on Autism and Maternal Autoimmune Disorders

By JustMommies

Researchers have found more evidence of a link between autism and maternal autoimmune disorders, according to a report from HealthDay News.  Older research had already pointed to a connection between autism and autoimmune disorders like type one diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, but a new study published in the online edition of Pediatrics has found a link between autism and » Read more

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

By JustMommies

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the female reproductive organs (uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries). In the United States alone, approximately 1 million women contract PID each year. » Read more

What is PCOS?

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PCOS or Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a health condition that affects women’s menstrual cycle, hormones, fertility, and physical appearance. It is estimated that five to ten percent of women have PCOS. PCOS is one of the leading causes of infertility in women.
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