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Perspectives on coping with loss: Local author writes about the caregiver's perspective on cancer

Perspectives on coping with loss: Local author writes about the caregiver's perspective on cancer

In times of turmoil, a man often feels like he is supposed to be strong and know what to do.

March 09, 2014 7:00 am Photos

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On Your Mind: Apps and technology for mental health maintenance

On Your Mind: Apps and technology for mental health maintenance

Want to set your home’s alarm system? There’s an app for that.

February 19, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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On Your Mind: The importance of taking a break

A 10-second hug was all it took for a high school teacher to change the routine at work. David Russell , a retired Munster High School English…

December 18, 2013 10:59 am

Helping hands: The psychology of caregivers

Caregivers, those tending someone who is ill, disabled, emotionally vulnerable or aged, are often at high risk themselves. According to the Na…

October 16, 2013 12:00 am

Can Happiness Heal? How a positive attitude might save your life

Can Happiness Heal? How a positive attitude might save your life

Health and happiness. Are the two linked? We can assume that those with good health are generally happy to be well. But what about the other w…

October 04, 2013 9:00 am Photos

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Study seeks super agers' secrets to brain health

They're called "super agers" - men and women who are in their 80s and 90s, but with brains and memories that seem far younger.

August 22, 2013 1:30 pm

Practice makes perfect: Managing chronic anxiety

Chronic anxiety can negatively affect a person’s well being and if not treated properly, can lead to more problems. Local experts recommend an…

August 21, 2013 1:49 pm

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