By Sally Perkins Anxiety is a common condition found in empaths. In fact, since being an empath is not recognized by the DSM-5, it is often misdiagnosed as…

By Veerpal Bambrah In March 2016, North Carolina passed a law that bars transgender individuals from using public restrooms that match their gender identity, and prohibits cities from…

By Julie Bowles and Simone Arbour, PHD — Can Be An Organization’s Greatest Health and Wellness Achievement Over the past few years, there has been a shift in…

By Christina Zavaglia, RD Has your psychiatrist ever asked you what you ate for lunch? Or what types of foods you include in your diet? Probably not. Yet…

By Trisha Miller The development of IV treatments can be traced back to the Middle Ages. It was originally used for blood transfusions long before it was ever…

Print Print PDF By Liz Greene As much as I’d love to say otherwise, the stigma surrounding mental illness is very much alive and well. Without physical symptoms…

Print Print PDF By Jeremy Hainsworth Sex.  It’s a word that can light up part of some peoples’ brains the same way mentioning cocaine or heroin might.  Indeed,…

Print Print PDF By Claudette Villena Parenting can be one of life’s most rewarding experiences, and one of the most demanding. When a chronic illness is involved, demands…

Print Print PDF By Rebecca Abavi Chad Gracia’s award-winning 2015 documentary, The Russian Woodpecker, addresses the legacy of trauma caused by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. The film documents the…

Print Print PDF By Jennifer Lezcano Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder are diagnosed under a list of symptoms from the Diagnostic…