Meridian Campus527 North Meridian Rd.
Youngstown, Ohio 44509
Poland2894 Center Road
Poland, OH 44514
Boardman8255 South Ave
Youngstown, OH 44512
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Youngstown, OH 44511
Howland1950 Niles-Cortland Road NE
Warren, OH 44484
Warren320 High Street NE
Warren, OH 44481
What Is Addiction — and How to Get Help/in Addiction Help
What is addiction? It’s a serious condition that can affect all aspects of your life, including your relationships, work, and hobbies. It affects both the brain and behavior. When you hear the word “addiction,” you might immediately think of drug abuse and alcohol addiction. However, it doesn’t begin and end with drug addiction.
Addictions come in many different forms, including alcohol, drugs, gambling, gaming, or eating disorders. It’s more than just a craving; addictions affect self-control and often have other harmful consequences.
You and Your Doctor: Important Discussions To Have At Your Next Appointment/in Primary Care
Having a good relationship with your primary care doctor is crucial to maintaining your overall health and well-being. From vaccinations to preventative care, it’s important that you and your physician are on the same page about how to best approach your healthcare.
Chiropractic Care: How Chiropractic Treatment Helps Common Conditions/in Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic care is a great alternative treatment for a variety of health conditions; in fact, chiropractic treatments are often used to address things like chronic pain, migraine headaches, reduced mobility, osteoarthritis, sprains and more.
Let’s take a deeper dive into some common conditions that benefit from chiropractic care:
8 Tips on How To Improve Mental Health: Your Guide to a Healthier Mindset/in Mental Health
Good mental health is just as important as physical health, but it’s not always something we focus on. We’re so busy with work, family, and other daily responsibilities that our mental health often takes a back seat to everything else, but taking care of our emotional health is critical to living a healthy life. Learn how to improve mental health and reap the many benefits! Read more
Does a Primary Care Doctor Help Overall Health?/in Primary Care
Having a trusted primary care doctor (or primary care physician) is essential for your individual healthcare needs!
One – it’s comforting to know that you have a physician who knows your medical history, from vaccinations and minor illnesses to conditions and health issues that you live with on an ongoing basis. Two – studies show that having a primary care doctor leads to better health outcomes at lower costs! But, there’s more to it than just that.
Let’s take a deeper dive into the reasons why you need a trusted primary care doctor.
What Are the Symptoms and Causes of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?/in Mental Health
Have you experienced an extremely stressful or traumatic event that changed your life?
Post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD is a serious condition. It occurs when individuals experience or witness a traumatic event and are overwhelmed with feelings of distress and anxiety that stay with them long past the event itself. In this blog, we will address some symptoms and causes of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
*If you feel like you might have PTSD or any other mental health disorder, do not self-diagnose. Instead, reach out to a mental health professional.
Understanding Adolescent and Children’s Mental Health Statistics/in Adolescent, Mental Health
As a parent or guardian, it’s natural to worry about your child’s health, and it can be scary when you start noticing signs of a mental health struggle in your son or daughter.
Current child mental health statistics show that mental health disorders are more common than you may realize. (In fact, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates that nearly half of all adolescents experience a mental health disorder at some point in their lives.) It’s important to seek help when you notice emotional distress, because in many cases, these issues can be part of a larger problem. Every single day, young children and adolescents are treated for mental illnesses — and successfully. There is help out there!
*If you think your child might have a mental health disorder, do not self-diagnose. Instead, reach out to a mental health care provider.
What Are the Most Effective Mental Health Therapy Methods?/in Mental Health
How many different types of psychotherapy are there? Are they effective at treating specific conditions and behavioral health? What is self-care? What’s the difference between cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy and narrative therapy?
There are a lot of questions to be answered when it comes to determining which treatment option is the most effective mental health therapy — but try not to get overwhelmed.
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While it might seem like all forms of therapy are based on the same principles, slight variations make all the difference when it comes to effective treatment. Follow along to learn more about some of the most effective types of therapy for various conditions.
Conditions That Can Benefit From Acupuncture Treatment/in Acupuncture
Acupuncture has been used for centuries to treat a wide variety of health conditions; it’s a traditional Chinese medicine that utilizes special acupuncture needles placed in the body at key points along energy pathways (known as meridians).
A DOT Physical: What Is It Exactly?/in Primary Care
A DOT physical is a specific type of physical examination required by the Department of Transportation (DOT). It is performed for individuals whose jobs are considered “safety sensitive,” meaning that their duties not only affect them but also the health of the general public.