What to Do About Childhood Obesity: National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Home Health
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Home Health
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What to Do About Childhood Obesity: National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

Rhona Finkel - September 18, 2013

Nobody wants a fat child.  Thin parents don’t, and fat parents don’t, especially those who suffered from fat-kid syndrome themselves.  Even Michelle Obama weighs in on this…

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Rhona Finkel - July 16, 2013

Yup, it’s still Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.In fact, I stand corrected. It is the Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Yup, it’s still Minority…

The Costs of Job Stress
Wellness
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Wellness
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The Costs of Job Stress

Rhona Finkel - July 10, 2013

I’m not saying that it isn’t a barrel of laughs to consistently discuss heavy, often depressing topics. We can all get our kicks out of mental illness,…

Few Psych Meds Coming Our Way
Business
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Business
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Few Psych Meds Coming Our Way

Rhona Finkel - June 18, 2013

There’s nothing wrong with the size of the field. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that nearly one in four adults in America suffers from a diagnosable mental order…

No More Monkeys Jumping On This Bed: Few Psych Meds Coming Our Way
Business
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Business
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No More Monkeys Jumping On This Bed: Few Psych Meds Coming Our Way

Rhona Finkel - June 17, 2013

There’s nothing wrong with the size of the field.The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that nearly one in four adults in America suffers from a diagnosable…

Medical Abbreviations Explained by Mobile App
eHealth
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eHealth
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Medical Abbreviations Explained by Mobile App

Rhona Finkel - May 20, 2013

Does this happen to you? Do you ever find something–something unusual, that perhaps no one else wants–and think to yourself, “Where have you been my whole life?”…

There’s No Such Thing as Schizophrenia? Really?
Public Health
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Public Health
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There’s No Such Thing as Schizophrenia? Really?

Rhona Finkel - May 19, 2013

On Monday, the Division of Clinical Psychology (DCP) is going public with their statement about mental illness (which is a wee bit confusing, as I already know what…

May is Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month
Specialties
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Specialties
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May is Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month

Rhona Finkel - May 3, 2013

Yup, it’s May, and, therefore, thanks to House Resolution #1005, passed 4/1/08, it’s also Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Month. [If you're into politics, or are just plain…

Apple Sure Has Changed the Health World
eHealth
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eHealth
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Apple Sure Has Changed the Health World

Rhona Finkel - May 3, 2013

I’m an Apple girl, through and through, dedicated to my trifecta of a Macbook Pro, an iPhone 5, and an iPad. I even–and I hope no one…

Are You Reading This After Midnight? More Thoughts on Insomnia
Wellness
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Wellness
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Are You Reading This After Midnight? More Thoughts on Insomnia

Rhona Finkel - April 5, 2013

“Up All Night” by Elizabeth Holbert, a  nice piece in the March 11 New Yorker, reprises the research of Matthew J. Wolf-Meyer, an anthropologist with an alternate model…