Month: February 2016

6 Helpful Resources for Moms of Children Who Live with Mood Disorder

Moms of children who live with mood disorder You’re not alone. In fact, 1 in 5 children ages 13 to 18 have, or will have a serious mental illness (National Alliance on Mental Illness [NAMI],n.d). I’m one of those moms. I have a daughter who lives with bipolar disorder. She was officially diagnosed with bipolar disorder …

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4 Things Pregnant Women need to know about the Zika virus

You have probably heard of the Zika virus by now. For pregnant women, it is especially terrifying. The information is changing quickly, and you are NOT likely to contract the Zika virus in the United States right now. However, the type of mosquitoes that transmit the virus, (Aedes mosquitoes) ARE found in warmer climates of the U.S. …

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