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

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By Karen L. Rancourt, Ph.D.  (AKA – Ask Grandma Karen) As a parent or grandparent, you cannot escape making the to-watch or not-to-watch decision about 13 Reasons Why, the Netflix

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After the alleged suicide of Robin Williams, reports are the actor was recently suffering from major depressive disorder. The apparent cause of death was suicide by asphyxiation, authorities said. According

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by Sue Gillespie (Grandma Sue) Carolyn was just a toddler and I had to take her temperature…rectally. When her dad came home from work, she announced to him, “I’m as sick

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Editor’s Note: We wanted to reprint this eulogy for Aaron Swartz, as he was someone’s grandson and he deserved to live a long and productive life.  Suicide by young people

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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.

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SAFETY BUZZ / By Brenda Zofrea Are you aware of the dangers children face growing up today? Do you believe most strangers are good and would not hurt a child?

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