Self Advocacy

Mental Health

10 Things To Do If You've Been a Victim of Sexual Assault

07/06/2019 06:00am | 265 views

By Sarah Bradley

 

Sexual assault is typically something you think will never happen to you—until it does and and you find yourself in desperate need of help and support.

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Finance & Family

People With Autism Have an Altered Sense of Self

30/05/2019 06:00am | 285 views

By Anglia Ruskin University

 

New research has indicated that people with autism have an altered sense of self, which may explain some of the differences shown in social functioning.

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Mental Health

How to Treat Body Dysmorphic Disorder, According to Experts

29/05/2019 06:00am | 294 views

By Amanda Capritto

 

If you or a loved one are dealing with body dysmorphic disorder, you may be hesitant to ask for help. It’s common to believe that psychological treatment won’t be the answer to your concerns. In fact, if you have BDD, you may have already sought “treatment” in other ways, such as with an aesthetician, dermatologist, hair stylist, dentist, or cosmetic surgeon, depending on the “flaw” you want addressed.

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Preventive Care

7 Warning Signs That You May Be at Risk of a Heart Attack

27/05/2019 06:00am | 299 views

By Marygrace Taylor & Melissa Matthews

Nearly half of Americans suffer from cardiovascular disease. 

 

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Preventive Care

Weight, Weight…Don’t Tell Me: Why Dog Owners Should Care about Pet Obesity

06/05/2019 06:00am | 502 views

By Karen Faunt

I am lucky to have two beautiful dogs: A three-year-old collie named Juniper and a one-year-old Taiwanese Mountain Dog named Zeppo with unbelievably expressive ears. I love them both, and they bring so much joy to my life. 

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