Carola Finch

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Things That Disabled People Do Not Find Helpful

Things That Disabled People Do Not Find Helpful<p>A Reddit discussion of common mistakes well-intentioned people make while trying to “help” people with …

Dealing With Toxic Parents in a Christian Way

Dealing With Toxic Parents in a Christian Way<p>When I was in my late tends and early 20’s, I struggled with a lot with depression. anger and hurt …

Epinephrine Treatment for Severe Allergic Reactions Effective but Under-Utilized

Epinephrine Treatment for Severe Allergic Reactions Effective but Under-Utilized<p>The Definition Of Anaphylaxis<p>The American College of Allergy, Asthma, …

How Christians Should Handle Destructive Criticism

How Christians Should Handle Destructive Criticism<p>As Christians, we are taught that we should accept criticism and learn from it (Proverbs 10:8, …

Why Christians Should Not Use the Phrase "Spiritual Schizophrenia"

Why Christians Should Not Use the Phrase "Spiritual Schizophrenia"<p>As both a mental health and Christian writer, I have noticed that the term …

How Parents With PTSD Can Talk to Their Children About Their Symptoms

How Parents With PTSD Can Talk to Their Children About Their Symptoms<p>A Definition of PTSD<p>The National Institute of Mental Health defines post …

Do Disability Simulation Experiences Work?

Do Disability Simulation Experiences Work?<p>Some organizations offer people an experience that is supposed to simulate what is like to live with a …

Why Self-Pity Is Harmful

Why Self-Pity Is Harmful<p>When I was in my twenties, I was an expert on self-pity. After all, I had suffered emotional and physical abuse in my …

Why Christians Should Not Make Comparisons

Why Christians Should Not Make Comparisons<p><i>We do not dare to classify or compare ourselves with some who commend themselves. When they measure</i> …

Children with intellectual disabilities are credible in court

Knox County Courthouse, NebraskaPhoto credit: Wikimedia Commons<p>Children with intellectual disabilities can be competent witnesses but in many cases, …

Sleep deprivation impacts long-term physical health

Photo credit: Mic445, Flickr<p>A lack of sleep can have a negative effect on our future health such as an increased risk of heart attacks and stroke, …

Many people do not know symptoms of a stroke

Photo Credit: Wikimedia<p>Research by UCLA shows some disturbing statistics regarding how aware people age 45 are about the warning signs of a …

Exercise can lower the risk for cardiovascular disease

Photo Credit: Wikimedia<p>Exercise greatly reduces the risk of dying from a cardiovascular disease. The American College of Cardiology Sports and …

Popular sleep aid should not be given to kids

Photo Credit: Wikimedia<p>Various experts such as Boston Children’s Hospital and researchers at the University of Adelaide in Australia have concluded …

Helping obese children to overcome the effects of bullying

According to HT Health, obesity is the most common reason that children are bullied. Bullying can have devastating effects on children such as …

Anxiety, homework trouble, and anger may signal medical problems in kids

Photo Credit: Pixabay<p>Parents may notice physical symptoms of illness in their kids, but may not connect their children’s anxiety or temper tantrums …

Man undergoes successful facial transplant

Photo Credit: Max Pixel<p>The Mayo Clinic has announced that they have finished a near-total face transplant on a Wyoming man. The recipient is Andrew …

Living With an Over-Sensitivity to Sounds - Misophonia

Living With an Over-Sensitivity to Sounds - Misophonia<p>What Is Misophonia?<p>Misophonia is a condition in which people overreact with anger to certain …