Category Archives: Healthy Living

  • What Happens To Your Body When You Starve Yourself?
    Thursday, January 26th, 2017

    What Happens To Your Body When You Starve Yourself?

    Pro-anorexia websites advocate starvation and diet restriction to achieve a certain weight. The number, they emphasize, is worth the hunger and the pain. Starvation, or fasting, is  part of cultures all around the world. Some cultures do it intermittently...
  • Understanding Homesickness In Treatment
    Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

    Understanding Homesickness In Treatment

    Making the choice to move away for treatment is a tough one for many to make. Though a home may be a place of abuse, trauma, drug use, criminal activity, depression, or more, it’s easy to miss home. It’s...
  • Can Drug Abuse Lead To Heart Failure?
    Friday, January 6th, 2017

    Can Drug Abuse Lead To Heart Failure?

    In December of 2016 the world lost a beloved actress, franchise star, and advocate for mental health. Carrie Fisher, most prominently known for her recurring role as Leia Organa in the Star Wars franchise, died of a heart attack....
  • Do You Have Entitlement Issues
    Thursday, December 15th, 2016

    Do You Have Entitlement Issues

    To be entitled means to believe you are more deserving of special treatment than other people. Essentially, you think the world revolves around you and that it shouldn’t be any other way. Entitlement is usually associated with personality disorders...