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Wise Food Choices Lead to Better Mental Health

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 18, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Eating a well-balanced diet is indisputably better for your physical health than a regimen of Twinkies and soda pop. But researchers now believe that adding fruit and vegetables to your daily food intake can improve your mental health as well. The secret? Fruits and vegetables! Your body responds to the things you put into it, and the better the fuel, the better the performance of body and your brain.

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Topics: Mental Health

Restful Sleep: The Foundation of Occupational Therapy

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 15, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Occupational therapists focus on five components of a healthy life: cognitive, physical, sensory, psychological, and spiritual. These five areas, when everything is balanced and aligned, form the pillars of our everyday functioning. Our ability to manage what life throws at us depends heavily on our ability to get a good night's sleep. When you're sleep deprived, many of the key elements of your life are impacted.

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Topics: Healthcare

Self-Improvement: The Benefits of Taking Risks!

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 13, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Self-improvement allows you to constantly move forward in both your personal and professional life. Often times, it means taking risks and stepping outside of your comfort zone. This is especially true when it comes to your career. It is very difficult to pursue a dream job or make a huge change that not only comes with risks but puts you in uncharted waters. 

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Topics: Career Advice, Self-Improvement

Providing Hope for Low-Income Children with Autism

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 11, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Of course there are always going to be additional challenges for family members, as well as their healthcare providers, when one or more of their children are diagnosed with autism. For families who also have to face challenges from a low-income situation though, the difficulties surrounding obtaining a proper diagnosis, as well as effective treatment for their child make it all that more challenging. Fortunately, the healthcare world is starting to wake up and take note of the specific obstacles facing low-income communities. Positive changes that can offer struggling families help and hope are becoming available.

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Topics: Behavioral Health

Drawing for Occupational Therapy

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 8, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Occupational Therapy helps to develop and sustain the abilities for day-to-day functions and your overall welfare. There are a few ways to keep these skills up to par and drawing is one of them. Keep reading to see how drawing is a good form of occupational therapy.

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Topics: Healthcare

Experts Share Top LinkedIn Ninja Tricks

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 6, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Whether you're using LinkedIn to generate leads for your business or to expand your career, there are a few tips and tricks you should know about to increase your chances of success.

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Topics: Career Advice, LinkedIn Resources

Farmers Face Hard Work, Determination, and Depression

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 4, 2019 8:00:00 AM

Mental health is talked about more and more these days, whether it comes to children, struggling millennials, or the elderly, but have we stopped to consider those of us that don't fall into the norm? What about those of us that live outside city limits? That work hard every day to provide food, not only for themselves, but for a whole nation? What about them?

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Topics: Mental Health

Painful Toes? Physical Therapy Can Help!

Posted by Brian Spence on Mar 1, 2019 8:00:00 AM

The toes along with the feet of the human body, work quietly in the background, allowing individuals to travel literally millions of miles throughout their lifetime. They play a critical role in a person's ability to carry out daily tasks, yet they are some of the most neglected parts of the body. In some cases, a person has to reach the point where they have difficulty walking before they finally decide to pay attention to their painful toes.

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Topics: Healthcare

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