August 17, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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naloxone (Narcan, Evzio, Narcan Nasal Spray)

Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow: Facts and Statistics OTC and Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow Pictures Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse Slideshow Pictures What is naloxone (Narcan)? How does it work (mechanism of action)? Naloxone is a man-made opioid antagonist, which means that it blocks the action of opioid medications such as

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August 15, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Date Nights for Overbooked Parents

By Julie DavisHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News TUESDAY, Aug. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You might not think it’s possible to squeeze a date night into your hectic schedule, especially if your family includes young children. But “The Date Night Opportunity” report from the National Marriage Project at the

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August 15, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Givers Really Are Happier Than Takers

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News TUESDAY, Aug. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Generosity really is its own reward, with the brain seemingly hardwired for happiness in response to giving, new research suggests. Scientists in Switzerland used brain scans to track activity in brain regions associated with socializing,

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August 14, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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When Stress Hormone Falters, Your Health May Suffer

Latest Mental Health News FRIDAY, Aug. 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Steady daytime levels of the stress hormone cortisol are associated with serious health problems, such as inflammation, obesity and cancer, researchers say. Normally, cortisol levels should vary throughout the day. “Cortisol is naturally high in the morning to help

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August 14, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Maybe That’s Why It’s Called Work

Latest Mental Health News MONDAY, Aug. 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Physical and emotional strain is common among American workers, and hazards abound in the workplace, a new study finds. A nationwide survey of just over 3,000 adults found many had unstable work schedules, along with unpleasant and potentially dangerous

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August 14, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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The Difference Between Healthy and Obsessive Love

The infatuation stage of romantic love usually occurs in the early months in a healthy love relationship. It can involve persistent thoughts of the love object and wanting to spend every moment with that person. A healthy love relationship usually evolves over time such that it no longer involves the

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