Category Archive for: ‘Mental Health’

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    Miami Heat Playoff Win, the Fans, and the Dance of Hormones

    The Miami Heat’s American Airlines Arena was packed with thousands of rabid fans, ready to see their beloved Heat trounce the San Antonio Spurs. Did I just say trounce? Hmm, that’s not a very nice thing to say, is it? Time to explore the role […]

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  • 11 Feel Better Tips

    Exercise! Find something you love and do it almost everyday! The endorphins will make you feel fabulous and you will be battling the aging process in the best way we know how. Focus on the half full part of life. This will brighten your mood […]

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  • Study: Antidepressants Do Little for Mild Cases

    by Gwen Belton, Each year millions of prescriptions for antidepressants are written in the U.S. for people with mild to severe forms of depression. Now a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association says fake pills or placebos given to […]

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  • Attitude is Everything–even affects your health!

    by Chris Iliades, MD If you want to live a longer life, start with positive thinking. Learning how to be an optimist can make your heart and your mind healthier. Eva Ritvo, MD, vice chair of the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the […]

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  • Evening Focuses on “Science of the Mind”

    by Miller School of Medicine, Miller School psychiatrists Eva Ritvo, M.D., and Ewald Horwath, M.D., are on a mission to strip away the curtain of secrecy and shame society has arbitrarily erected around mental illness. Toward that end, on Tuesday, September 22, Ritvo opened […]

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  • Bigorexia: A Muscle Building Obsession

    by Dr. Sean Kenniff for Jack was suffering from Bigorexia and experts say the problem is growing as men and women strive for buffer bodies. In psychiatric circles, Bigorexia is referred to as Muscle Dysmorphic Disorder. It’s a body image problem similar to anorexia, […]

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