What Mindfulness Can Do for You
Living with a mindful purpose to your daily habits can make a big difference when you’re trying to live more healthfully.
You have just been diagnosed with an illness that will last your entire lifetime. You may have many different feelings,such as anger,resentment,or denial. These feelings are normal and expected because you are experiencing the loss of what your life was like before you were diagnosed with this disease. You can help yourself adjust by: Becoming aware of your loss. Although there are steps ...
Pharmacy and Medication Tips
WebMD offers tips for filling prescriptions and keeping medicine stored safely.
7 Ways to Beat Stress
When life’s stresses creep up on you, don’t let it get you down. We will offer simple steps to relax and get centered. Tips may include exercise and meditation, healthy good-mood foods, adjusting your sleep schedule, and more.
Setting Goals - Topic Overview
Your plan is to improve your health. Two types of goals can help you do this: long-term and short-term. Long-term goals A long-term goal is not something you can do all at once. It’s the goal that inspires you and that will show how far you've come when you complete it. It's usually a goal you hope to reach in 6 months or a year. A long-term goal could be to walk for 1 hour 3 times a week. ...
Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior - Home Treatment
Tips to help you control your feelings of anger or hostility.
Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior - Prevention
To prevent anger and hostility: Seek nonhostile ways to resolve conflicts. Arguing is fine, even healthy, as long as it does not turn violent. Teach your children that anger is not a solution. Give your children consistent love and attention.
Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior - Topic Overview
Anger signals your body to prepare for a fight. This reaction is commonly classified as "fight or flight." When you get angry, adrenaline and other hormones are released into the bloodstream, then your blood pressure goes up and your heart beats faster.
Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior - Preparing For Your Appointment
A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Anger and Hostility.
Managing the Stress of Chronic Disease at College
WebMD provides tips to college students on managing the stress of a chronic disease.