Category : Mental Health : Health & Medical

Drugs Used in Acls

Mental Health
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, ACLS, is only provided by specially trained health care workers such as paramedics and registered nurses. It is the next level of CPR, adding endotracheal intubation, special intravenous drugs, and defibrillation. The goal is to restore and maintain an effective cardia

Techniques to Control CTS

Mental Health
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition that occurs when the median nerve is compressed under the transverse carpal ligament in the wrist. CTS is characterized by pain in the palm which frequently extends to the thumb, index finger, middle finger and half of the ring finger (on the thumb side).

How to Avoid Forgetfulness

Mental Health
At some point, people experience forgetfulness but we can improve our ability to remember by exercising our brains and our bodies. Like any other part of the body, the brain improves with use. Mental games, physical exercise, social stimulation, special food and drinks, and intellectual activities a

CBT Group Ideas for Adolescents

Mental Health
Cognitive behavioral therapy, or CBT, is a psychotherapeutic treatment used by psychologists and other mental health practitioners. The Royal College of Psychiatrists report that CBT can be an effective treatment for adolescents with depression, anxiety, phobias, stress, eating disorders and other m

Cures for Shyness

Mental Health
Shyness doesn't have to dictate your social life.Beautiful redheaded woman smiling and looking shy image by Kevin Browne from Fotolia.comSocial situations can trigger anxiety for someone who is shy. Techniques for overcoming shyness include learning calming skills and slowly subjecting...