Friday, July 1, 2022

Tag: Mental health

Juliett Colome lost 50 pounds and went from rock bottom to...

As Juliett Colome stepped on the scale and read 130 pounds, a rush of emotions went through her head. She realized how...

Does mental health play a role in mass shootings? (includes video...

There have been 233 mass shootings in the past six months, according to the Gun Violence Archive stated. Though there has been...

Heel2Heal improves mental and physical health with dogs (includes video story)

Heel2Heal is an organization created in 2018 by Kelly Rounds, Deborah Snyder and Brian Galea. Its mission is to spread comfort, joy,...

Mental health initiatives help university students post-COVID

Miami institutions are providing alternative ways for students to cope with mental health issues due to the effects COVID-19. 

Social media’s impact on content creators’ mental health (includes multimedia content)

As influencers and content creators continue to utilize social media as a major platform to share their work, the pressure to reach and please...

COVID returns and has a powerful impact on healthcare workers

Uncertainty continues to spread across the United States as fear again takes over households. As the COVID-19 virus has swept the nation, then receded,...

A difficult yet resilient school year for teachers

Lisa Santamarina, 51, is a third-grade teacher at Fairlawn Elementary School in Flagami. After working in the profession for almost 30 years, she says...

Depression and anxiety in a COVID-19 world

The COVID-19 pandemic changed routine life drastically in just a year. Job loss, isolation and fear have been just a handful of the side...

You’ve watched the “Social Dilemma.” Now what? (includes video story)

The “Social Dilemma,” a Netflix documentary, exposes and analyzes how social media has more power and influence than you might think. Platforms may even...

Erasing the stigma attached to mental health amongst the Black community

The pandemic has negatively impacted everyone’s physical and mental health. Vulnerable populations, including the Black community, have been particularly hard hit. According to the Centers...