The Check In: The Opioid Epidemic

Opioid Epidemic: President Trump vowed to do everything in his power to fight the opioid epidemic which takes the lives of 174 people each day ravaging communities and ripping families apart. So what has Trump actually done to tackle this issue, and who's he putting in charge of this enormously important task? It's time for "The Check In." Opioid epidemic: America has about 4% of the world's population but about 27% of the world's drug overdose deaths. amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "cosmbizglobma-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_design = "enhanced_links"; amzn_assoc_asins = "1421421402"; amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit"; amzn_assoc_linkid = "fd5217858fbe8db301a512f87895f773";  For now, opioid addiction is one of those uniquely American problems like type 2 diabetes and adults wearing shirts with Disney characters on them. The Check In: The Opioid Epidemic [ Laughter…
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Overcoming Health Anxiety: Letting Go of Your Fear of Illness

Health Anxiety: how to overcome your fear of illness. Some people can become obsessive about having a disease despite evidence to the absence of the disease. That is not normal, It is an anxiety disorder called hypochondria If health anxiety consumes your life, you need to get help. If you experience troubling symptoms of any disease, it’s only natural to worry about your health. But if your health anxiety persists even after doctors tell you they can find nothing wrong, it may be hurting you more than it helps. You might research medical conditions on the internet, exercise constantly, or check your body for signs of disease, all the while growing more and more consumed by worry. And that worry has consequences of its own—the never-ending cycle of anxiety can all but destroy your quality of life. If you’re ready to stop being overly preoccupied with fears about your health, Overcoming Health Anxiety offers an evidence-based approach called cognitive behavioral therapy to…
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