When chronic pain leads to depression in children

When chronic pain keeps children from being active and social, it’s no surprise that anxiety and depression can become unwelcome playmates. Unfortunately, this scenario can become a vicious cycle—not only can pain lead to depression and anxiety, but worsening depression and anxiety can worsen pain perception. Overall, about 5 to 20 percent of children live with… Read More When chronic pain leads to depression in children

The Four Types of Love (Some Are Healthy, Some Are Not)💖

As Valentine’s Day approaches, think about how you use the word “love” in your life. You love your significant other, your kids, your friends and your siblings in different ways. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about the research behind these types of affection and why our loved ones make us crazy (in good ways and… Read More The Four Types of Love (Some Are Healthy, Some Are Not)💖