Living longer lives is a goal for many people. However, extended lifespans mean being conscious of certain age-related health issues so that your extra years remain happy and active ones.
As the golden years unfold, many elderly individuals find themselves navigating through uncharted territories of emotional turmoil. Anxiety and depression, once overlooked or dismissed as natural facets of aging, have
Navigating how to support the elderly can be a tricky task, you don’t want to limit their independence but also don’t want them to feel unsupported. If you’re considering the
5 Tips for Grandfamilies Facing Mental Health Concerns BY JAIA LENT The U.S. is in a state of mental health emergency in child and adolescent mental health, and a national
May – Mental Health Awareness Month The Biden-Harris Administration is committed to addressing the nation’s behavioral health crises and strengthening mental health of all Americans. As part of President Joe
Manage Your Fear In The Time Of COVID-19 Look after your mental health and wellbeing if you are staying home. 1. Plan your day We are all adjusting to a
7 Tips For Dealing With The Threat Of The Coronavirus By Vinay Saranga M.D With so much talk about the Coronavirus, mental health experts warn it can take a toll
Breaking The Myths of Mental Illness in 2020 By Vinay Saranga M.D It’s the start of a new year, but the struggles and stigma for people with mental illness continue.
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Today is World Mental Health Day, where we focus on what’s going on in our heads and try to raise awareness of illnesses like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. (Thank
What Kids Need for a Mentally Healthy Summer by Tanya Peterson, NCC, MS Summer is about to begin in earnest. Those adults who have children in their lives likely have
By Hector De La Torre, Executive Director, Transamerica Center for Health Studies If you are a grandparent with a grandchild in college, you may have noticed that the amount of
We grandparents are always looking for ways to be a better grandparent, so we asked our friends at Helpguide.org to share some of their wisdom with us. A good first step to
Humor Therapy for the Elderly By Dr. Marion Somers My 76-year-old father used to laugh all the time, but ever since he started having problems with his health, he
By Colleen Sell The Rochester Medical Center Division of Geriatrics and Aging recently identified the nature and causes of health problems afflicting and expected to afflict the aging population. 1.
When Cut Off from Your Grandchild Fill the Void with Self-Care, not Comfort Food By Susan Hoffman Dear Susan: I have not seen my grandson since my daughter severed
GRANDPARTNERS FOR GRANDPARENTS Jim Hmurovich of Prevent Child Abuse America: An impassioned grandfather’s call to action Christine Crosby, GRAND Magazine’s Editorial Director, sat down to chat with Jim Hmurovich,
By Jack Levine As our prayers for peace and comfort go out to our loved ones and friends during the holiday season, our hearts are broken by the horrific news
Originally published in the print version of GRAND Magazine Issue 16 May/June 2007 pp 42-47 By Mary Ann Cooper Singer, songwriter, author, actor, public advocate and television personality Naomi Judd