Articles with the tag mental health

How CBD Can Help Your Mental Health

There hasn’t been a lot of study on the effects of CBD for mental health, but there’s been enough to point to it having a generally positive effect on people’s mental wellness. Mental health is affected by a lot of different things, from stress in our lives to brain chemistry to physical illness.  CBD is […]

Are You In A Codependent Relationship? Here’s How To Deal With It

Defining a codependent relationship can be quite complex. If one partner is codependent, what does that make of the other person in the relationship? Do both of them have mental issues? Then too, don’t all relationships have some degree of dependency? Codependency became a buzzword a few years back. Here’s a more precise description of […]

How the Gig Economy Could Benefit People with Mental Health Problems

In a 2014 survey, 60 percent of American adults claimed work was a significant source of stress. Everyone’s job can be difficult to handle, but those who already have mental health disorders can have a harder time dealing with the stresses of traditional employment. Between bosses and coworkers who don’t understand your illness, long stressful […]

What to Do When Your Mind and Body Are Telling You to Take a Break

We all reach levels of stress our body and mind need a break from. Knowing how to step back from your work life is key to living a happy balanced life. Here are a few ways to keep balance in your life and reduce stress to ensure you are the happiest and healthiest version of […]

Best Food for Anxiety

Did you know that your gut is actually a type of “second” brain? This is because what we eat has a direct effect on the way the rest of our body feels. It makes sense, the gut is where we absorb nutrients from our food, including around 95 percent of the total serotonin the body […]

How to Protect Your Mind From the Mistakes You Make

The human mind is a strong but delicate thing. That’s what makes it so remarkable. The mind’s incredible sensitivity goes hand-in-hand with awesome power and agility. So it’s no surprise that when things go wrong up there, they can go pretty drastically wrong.

5 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Mental Wellbeing

Since it’s summertime and the weather is becoming warmer, many people are focusing on their physical well being and appearance. After all, it is “beach season” and people want to look their absolute best. However, this pressure of looking “perfect” can create a lot of stress and self-resentment. People can become frustrated with themselves simply […]

Spring Cleaning the Mind in 3 Steps

The busy mind gets bogged down with so many things that thinking becomes a chore. When you don’t spring clean your mind, you can almost visualize the clutter of thoughts that compete for space in your head. This often leads to frustration and burnout at home or at work resulting in doing too many things […]

Three Ways to Improve Your Mental Health Everyday

Modern life comes with its own unique and often strange pressures. As we invented and became the top predator, human’s left nature’s traditional structure behind, along with the physical perils associated with it. However, leaving these external worries behind seems to have opened the door for more internalised problems – mental health. Statistically, one in […]

Lessons from Movember & No-Shave November

Every November, millions of men around the world grow out their facial hair as part of Movember or No-Shave November. These charities help raise awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, suicide, and colorectal cancer. The goal is to get men talking and educated on these issues, as well as raising […]