Entries by judd

The Million Mile 2019 for Childhood Cancer Awareness

In honor of Alex, Luke Zawadzki hosted a Lemonade Stand to raise awareness of childhood cancer. While most kids on their spring break vacation are playing video games, swimming or hanging with friends Luke took on educating people on the need of research to find better treatments and cures for childhood cancer. With the joint […]

Lighthouse Health Florida is Now REMS Certified to Provide SPRAVATO™

Jupiter, Florida – July 18, 2019 – Lighthouse Health Florida is now Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) certified to provide SPRAVATO™ (esketamine) CIII, a nasal spray approved for use in conjunction with an oral antidepressant in adults with treatment-resistant depression (TRD).1 People who are currently struggling with major depressive disorder (MDD) may have TRD […]

Stop Stigma

May’s National Mental Health Awareness Month. For some people, seeking help for mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, and or bipolar disorder can often be difficult due for the fear of stigma that surrounds it. Why when we are having a mental health concern to do people feel apprehensive about seeking help? One […]

The WHY behind SELF-WOUNDING

                        Dysfunctional families. Alcoholism. Teenage rape and murder. These are all topics ripe for prestige television. But a major subplot of HBO’s “Sharp Objects” — which is based on “Gone Girl” author Gillian Flynn’s debut novel of the same name and airs its finale […]

How Do Psychiatrists Go About Treating Depression

Visiting a psychiatrist for the first time might be overwhelming for some people, mainly, because sometimes you don’t know what to expect, what is going to happen and hot to go about it. The unknown might prevent you from getting the help you need. It is commonly believed that mental illnesses are different from the […]

A Guide to Your First Visit With a Psychiatrist

How do you know when to visit a psychiatrist? In general, people make their first appointment when they are experiencing difficulties at work, in a relationship or maybe as a consequence of medical conditions. Besides, they might be undergoing certain symptoms which might include sadness, lack of energy, anxiety or even some mood swings. Some […]