Mental Health Difficulties, That Mind And Body Relationship

The Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (2020) talks about how individuals can experience heart issues because of their mental health problems in, “Heart Disease and Mental Health Disorders | cdc.gov.”

The other complication: There is the potential that a heart issue can decrease the necessary supply of oxygen the heart is required to send to the brain.

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Reference

Centers For Disease Control And Prevention. (2020). Heart Disease And Mental Health Disorders. Retrieved From Heart Disease and Mental Health Disorders | cdc.gov

A Message Regarding Mental Health Conditions

There are many people with mental health issues, but they fail to seek help from a professional. This lack of urgency can in turn result with disastrous brain health and lack of emotional stability.

We need to applaud those who do recognize they are experiencing issues, and are seeking help so that they can have a much healthier existence. We need to encourage their endeavors as they experience this incredible challenge.

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Military And Law Enforcement Personnel (Brain Health): Are These Communities At Risk For Experiencing Occupational Health Hazards?

Walter Reed Army Institute Of Research (2021, May 4) provides information about this topic at, “Chronic exposure to low levels of blast may be associated with neurotrauma: Exposure during occupational training is linked to biomarkers of brain damage — ScienceDaily.”

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Reference

Walter Reed Army Institute Of Research. (2021, May 4). Chronic Exposure To Low Levels Of Blast May Be Associated With Neurotrauma: Exposure During Occupational Training Is Linked To Biomarkers Of Brain Damage. ScienceDaily. Retrieved May 7, 2021 from http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/05/210504112644.htm

Something Else To Be Concerned About During Menstruation:  Is There A Connection Between COVID-19 Vaccines And Irregular Periods?

Something Else To Be Concerned About During Menstruation: Is There A Connection Between COVID-19 Vaccines And Irregular Periods?

Taking over-the counter medication (i.e., Pamprin, Midol, Aspirin) to reduce cramps and fluid retention. Having at-the-ready feminine hygiene products for home, work, and daily outings. Making sure no DNA gets on clothing articles. Using other products to remain fresh to be near.

These are some of the aspects females deal with on a regular basis during menstruation with healthy periods, not abnormal ones.

Now, there is another concern that may increase anxiety. Craven (2021) talks about whether the COVID vaccines are causing side effects in menstrual cycles. You can read more at, Why We Don’t Know What’s Actually Going on With Periods and COVID Vaccines (msn.com)

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Reference

Craven, J. (2021). Why We Don’t Know What’s Actually Going On With Periods And COVID Vaccines. Retrieved From Why We Don’t Know What’s Actually Going on With Periods and COVID Vaccines (msn.com)

WARNING: A Delicate Subject: Mild Cognitive Impairment, Dementia – Is There A Suicide Risk After Diagnosis?

The results are stunning and tragic in, “Risk Of Suicide Attempt In Patients With Recent Diagnosis Of Mild Cognitive Impairment Or Dementia” (Jama Psychiatry, 2021).

 

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Reference

Jama Psychiatry. (2021, March 24). Risk Of Suicide Attempt In Patients With Recent Diagnosis Of Mild Cognitive Impairment Or Dementia. Jama Psychiatry. Retrieved March 24, 2021 From doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2021.0150

 

Defeating Earlier Life Challenges, Self-Efficacy, Resilience

The following research talks about why subscribing to self-efficacy is critical before negative events come our way:  “Reflecting On Your Own Capabilities Boosts Resilience.”

 

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Reference

University of Zurich. (2021, March 10). Reflecting On Your Own Capabilities Boosts Resilience. ScienceDaily. Retrieved March 14, 2021 from http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/03/210310122450.htm

Another Good Reason To Eliminate Bad Stress Levels Before They Manifest Into Situation Requiring Psychiatric Visits

“Alzheimer’s May Start Sooner For People With Anxiety, Depression History”.

 

 

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Reference

George, J. (2021).  Alzheimer’s May Start Sooner For People With Anxiety, Depression History.  Retrieved From Alzheimer’s May Start Sooner for People With Anxiety, Depression History | MedPage Today