Daily Archives: September 25, 2016

Saturday claims 7 overdose deaths in Cleveland

Saturday claims 7 overdose deaths in Cleveland

By Mike Priesing Heroin and its wave of destruction claims 7 overdose deaths on Saturday, warnings by authorities in the area have been issued regarding the lethal drugs on the…

Health Check: how do I know if I drink too much?

Health Check: how do I know if I drink too much?

Bosco Rowland, Deakin University While alcohol is a legal and common way many societies stimulate social interaction, when consumed at high levels over long periods it can undermine physical health…

Five ways to help your child if they are being bullied at school

Five ways to help your child if they are being bullied at school

Mark Heaton, Sheffield Hallam University Bullying is one of the top concerns that parents have about their children’s safety and well-being – and it can make life a misery…

Are You An Enabler?

Are You An Enabler?

By [http://EzineArticles.com/expert/Dane_Tyner/2191187]Dane Tyner “Enabling”, a term much used regarding relationships today, usually refers to a negative trait. The term, probably coined in…

Oxycontin: how Purdue Pharma helped spark the opioid epidemic

Oxycontin: how Purdue Pharma helped spark the opioid epidemic

Richard Gunderman, Indiana University What do conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh, singer Courtney Love and deceased actor Heath Ledger all have in common? The answer, according to published reports…

Why societies must protect children if they want fewer criminals

Why societies must protect children if they want fewer criminals

Chandre Gould, Durban University of Technology What drives and sustains high levels of violence in a society? This question has preoccupied researchers and policymakers for decades. A common thread in…

Is two hours of screen time really too much for kids?

Is two hours of screen time really too much for kids?

Joanne Orlando, Western Sydney University One of the most frustrating issues modern parents face is how to manage children’s screen time. Official guidelines say kids aged five to 18…

Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior among Adults

Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior among Adults

Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior among Adults By Chiara Barnaba In in a recent article by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) , the results are in from the…