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EYES WIDE SHUT

By Maria Allen If you snore, or suffer from daytime drowsiness or bouts of debilitating insomnia, you’re not alone. In fact, approximately 80 million Americans are affected by some form of sleep disorder. Unfortunately, insufficient sleep can take a toll on a person’s...
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Psychotherapy 101

South Shore Women's Journal - Health & Wellness By Dr. Julie A. Johnson What are some of the reasons people seek out psychotherapy? People come in for therapy for a variety of reasons such as depression, anxiety or loss. Other issues that may prompt people to seek support are major life changes...
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Stigma and Mental Health

South Shore Women's Journal - Health & Wellness By Dr. Julie A. Johnson What are the reasons people who need mental health treatment do not seek mental health treatment? Believe it or not, there is still a huge stigma when it comes to accessing mental health. Many people feel ashamed that they feel depressed...
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Sexting is not just a teen thing

The phenomenon of sexting - the exchange of sexually explicit messages or images - has long been associated with teens. But that changed this week when Rep. Anthony Weiner, a married congressman from New York, admitted to sending a sexually suggestive photo of himself through the social media site Twitter to a woman he didn't...
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