Mental Health: Healthy brain, healthy feelings, healthy life.

Mental health is defined as “a person’s condition with regard to their psychological and emotional well-being.” Your mental health can contribute to your overall health exponentially. It is extremely important for students to know and understand exactly how they are feeling and why they feel that way. Feelings of anxiety, stress and irritability are common … Continue reading Mental Health: Healthy brain, healthy feelings, healthy life.

Measuring Beauty by the Pounds on a Scale Can Lead to Death

Eating disorders are physical and psychological reactions towards food and weight that if not treated on time, they can have deadly consequences. According to Alison Oberne, M.A. in general psychology and faculty member of the College of Public Health at USF, eating disorders are mental health disorders in which people tend to have struggles that … Continue reading Measuring Beauty by the Pounds on a Scale Can Lead to Death

5 Reasons You Might Need to Visit the Urgent Care Clinic

Cooking and Accidentally Burn Yourself? Burns are more common than you think. There are three types of burns:  First-degree  Second-degree  Third-degree Thermal burns are the most common burns. These burns occur when flames, hot metals and liquid, or steam come in contact with the skin.  A few symptoms of a burn include: Blisters Peeling Skin … Continue reading 5 Reasons You Might Need to Visit the Urgent Care Clinic