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Avoiding Stress and Sadness During the Holidays

Despite their reputation as the happiest season of all, filled with family, presents, and peaceful evenings by the fireplace, the holidays, for many, also are accompanied by stress, depression, and anxiety.

Author Greg Glasgow | Publish Date December 01, 2022
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Creative Arts Therapy May Reduce Stress and Turnover Among Health Care Professionals

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, many health care professionals admit they felt tired. Despite doing work they love, the days could be long or frustrating or very, very disheartening.

Author Rachel Sauer | Publish Date June 28, 2022
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Missy Franklin Shares Mental Health Struggles At Johnson Depression Center Luncheon

When it comes to mental health, it is essential to be vulnerable, to speak out about your struggles, and to practice self-care.

Author Greg Glasgow | Publish Date October 29, 2021
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Moms of newborns with RSV found hospitals busy but ready to help as respiratory virus surges

news outletCPR
Publish DateNovember 29, 2022

Colorado's severe respiratory season continues to hit hard, especially among young kids. Parents of children hospitalized with RSV report that facilities are packed, but that their infant got critical care — and just when they needed it.

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How to Cope If Family Gatherings Trigger Your Social Anxiety

news outletSelf
Publish DateNovember 22, 2022

Thanksgiving is nearly here, and I’m starting to feel a bit jittery about all the awkward interactions I’m about to have with family members and long-lost acquaintances from high school.

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Doctors who would like to defy abortion laws say it's too risky

news outletNPR
Publish DateNovember 22, 2022

Doctors in states with abortion bans can face prison time and lose their licenses if they violate the laws. Some are calling on doctors to openly defy the bans.

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Red flag laws are only as effective as the frequency with which they get used

news outletDenver Gazette
Publish DateNovember 22, 2022

Almost immediately after Anderson Lee Aldrich was identified as the suspect in the Club Q mass shoot ........

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