Tag: PTSD

Addiction Recovery: High Time for Change

Addiction Recovery: High Time for Change

6 Breakthrough Therapies for the 21st Century The Status Quo is Not Working There has been a distinct disconnect between the “mind” and “brain” sciences when it comes to addiction recovery. In her ground-breaking book, Unbroken Brain: A revolutionary new… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Mental Health
How Crime Can Damage Your Health – And What You Can Do About It

How Crime Can Damage Your Health – And What You Can Do About It

It’s a given that crime can adversely affect your health. Violent crimes such as assaults can obviously directly affect an individual’s physical health – but what about the ‘invisible,’ mental effects of crime? Crime and the subsequent fear of it… 0 Shares | | Posted in Child Care, Crime, Health, Herbal Medicine, Lifestyle, Medicine, Mental Health
Staggering New Data Shows Serious Depression Epidemic in America

Staggering New Data Shows Serious Depression Epidemic in America

This month, Mental Health America (MHA) shared some staggering new numbers related to depression in America.  In 2014, the nation’s community-based nonprofit leader in mental health support, recovery and advocacy began screening people for mental health issues using their online,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Child Care, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Mental Health, News, Science, Science & Tech
DEA’s Proposed Ban on Kratom Harms Those They Claim to Protect

DEA’s Proposed Ban on Kratom Harms Those They Claim to Protect

As the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) goes about its deliberate, unemotional process of turning the herb kratom into an outlawed substance, it is worthwhile to think about those who will suffer as a result of having one more aspect… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health
MEDICAL CANNABIS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN (THC) and (CBD)

MEDICAL CANNABIS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN (THC) and (CBD)

MEDICAL CANNABIS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN (THC) and (CBD) Cannabis plants produce a unique family of terpeno-phenolic compounds called cannabinoids, which produce the “high” one experiences from consuming marijuana.  There are 483 identifiable chemical constituents known to exist in the cannabis… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Food, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, News, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Marijuana Cultivation Ban Frustrates Sisters of the Valley and Those Who Rely on Medical Marijuana

Marijuana Cultivation Ban Frustrates Sisters of the Valley and Those Who Rely on Medical Marijuana

Sister Darcey and Sister Kate are referred to as the “Sisters of the Valley.” These two self-proclaimed nuns have been growing marijuana and selling products made from cannabinoids (CBDs) in California for approximately a year. However, their city council recently… 0 Shares | | Posted in News, Politics & Government
Military scientists study the effects of meditation on PTSD

Military scientists study the effects of meditation on PTSD

At Joint Base San Antonio, military scientists are reaching the end of a three-year study analysing the effects of meditation on the stress levels of veterans and active servicemen. Initial examination of the collected data suggests that pain and stress… 0 Shares | | Posted in Holistic Medicine
Kava, Kratom, and Anxiety

Kava, Kratom, and Anxiety

Both kava and kratom have a growing reputation as helpful in self-treatment of anxiety, insomnia, PTSD, and addiction. At the same time, concerns have been raised about the healthfulness of both herbs. This blog will try to separate the truth… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Food, Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Liberty, Liberty, Lifestyle, Medicine, Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals, Politics & Government, World
Acupuncture Gives Hope For PTSD, Surgery, & On The Battlefield

Acupuncture Gives Hope For PTSD, Surgery, & On The Battlefield

With acupuncture having roots in Chinese medicine going back over thousands of years, it seems silly to choose such a title for this article. Yet, in twenty-first century it appears that the United States is only beginning to dive into… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, News, Personal Care
Veterans With PTSD Need Kratom

Veterans With PTSD Need Kratom

Veterans, PTSD, and kratom are three things we need to get together — and soon!. Veterans are dying daily due to the VA’s automatic reliance on treating them with dangerous pharmaceuticals, when there is more hope and virtually no danger… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Medicine, Mental Health, Pharmaceuticals