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How Does Video Games Affect Your Child’s Brain

How Does Video Games Affect Your Child’s Brain

Let’s Look at How the Brain Responds to Screen Time Before addiction sets in, a child’s nervous system can become overstimulated and hyper-aroused from moderate but regular amounts of screen time. This causes the brain to be in a state of chronic stress...
Why Antidepressants don’t work

Why Antidepressants don’t work

While the exact cause of depression isn’t known, a number of things can be associated with its development. Generally, depression does not result from a single event, but from a combination of biological, psychological, social and lifestyle factors. Depression...
Avoiding Holiday Stress for Your Health

Avoiding Holiday Stress for Your Health

Tis the Season for stress and depression. It’s no wonder because the holiday season often brings un-welcomed guests like anxiety and extra emotional burdens. The demands for cooking meals, shopping, baking, cleaning and entertaining, are just a few of extra...
How to Recover From a Concussion?

How to Recover From a Concussion?

Millions of people suffer from concussions every year Concussions happen so quickly. From motor vehicle accidents, falls, assault and taking part in sports, it happens when you least expect it. With lawsuits pending against the NFL and NHL over the long-term...
Reasons Why Your Brain Won’t Let Relax

Reasons Why Your Brain Won’t Let Relax

What is causing your brain from relaxing? 1. The Dopamine rush Dopamine is a major neurotransmitter that activates the brain’s pleasure and reward centers. It plays a huge role in motivation, mood, and zest for life. Self-medicating with sugar, caffeine, drugs,...