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Within every community, toxic people can be found hiding in families, couples, companies, and places of worship. Psychological abuse is all inclusive, happening all around the world and affecting people of all ages, genders, ethnicities and economic standings. Something that’s rarely spoken of in social circles, in the news and even in the medical field;…

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5 Tips for Healthier Drinking
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5 Tips for Healthier Drinking

Are you part of the drinking generation? Women today are drinking more alcohol than their mothers and grandmothers did. For those sunny days of celebrating and work-nights of unwinding ahead, Registered Dietitian Adrienne Inger shares her top 5 tips for sips, designed to help you reap the potential health benefits of drinking in moderation. Or…

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By Adrienne Inger |
Why People Give Up on Hearing Aids (And Why You Shouldn’t)
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Why People Give Up on Hearing Aids (And Why You Shouldn’t)

As hearing care professionals, there’s one specific style of hearing aid that we all are worried about. It’s detrimental for the patient, and it can keep other people from even attempting to give hearing aids a chance. They’re described as “in-the-drawer” hearing aids. As opposed to behind-the-ear or in-the-canal hearing aids, in-the-drawer hearing aids never…

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By Carson Hearing |
The Inside Story: Schizophrenia, Ch. 2
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The Inside Story: Schizophrenia, Ch. 2

Inside Schizophrenia – Eddie Fields had a normal life until the voices began calling… Quickly he went from music and bike messaging to paranoia and a jail cell. He vowed not to let the voices control him and has found a way back to happiness.

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By Mental Health Channel |
To Carb or Not to Carb
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To Carb or Not to Carb? 5 Facts about Carbs You Should Know

Over the years, the pendulum has swung back and forth (sometimes violently) between carbs being good and not so good as a calorie source. In fact, you may even experience major guilt from having that extra slice of toast or even a large piece of fruit. So what’s the answer—good or bad? Like most matters…

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By Bridget Swinney |
Death by Overdose
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Death by Overdose

Drug overdoses now kill more people than gun homicides and car crashes combined. In 2015, more than 52,000 people died of drug overdoses. That’s more drug overdose deaths than any other period in US history — even more than past heroin epidemics, the crack epidemic, or the recent meth epidemic. In Tarrant County alone, almost…

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By Julie Jeter |
Adjusting Your Way to the New Normal
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Adjusting Your Way to the New Normal

Some of us make changes overnight, raising a child with mental health needs. But for most of us, it’s a gradual adjustment. You make little shifts in how you parent and honestly, how you live your life, until you reach the new normal. It’s what you do to make things work. When my son was…

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By Lisa Lambert |
Spring CLEANING
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Spring CLEANING

Happy spring!! Welcome to wearing your shorts and flip flops again. I love this season!! When spring comes majority of us get excited to do our spring house cleaning. I know I do. The other cleaning that is good is focusing on our health. Remember health is #1 to have! So, I know it can…

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By Allison Byrd-Haley |
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Eat More Veggies!

True or False? You need to eat more veggies. If you’re like most people, the answer is probably true. The problem? It’s probably not a habit. Before suggest how to make it a habit, first let me tell you why you should eat more veggies. Eating more veggies is pretty much a cure-all for so…

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By Bridget Swinney |