• 26 OCT 17
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    Health apps that serve a purpose

    Health apps that serve a purpose

    We found this great blog post on healthcare apps that actually serve a purpose. Here’s an excerpt:  “In our technology-driven world, the smartphone is an extension of our bodies – a go-to when we need, want or simply think about anything. With access to Earth’s collective knowledge at the touch of a button, including information

    • 15 JUL 15
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    Early mental health intervention programs play important role

    Early mental health intervention programs play important role

    This article originally appeared in the Sioux City Journal. By Jim Rixner It was the philosopher George Santayana who said: “Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” Unfortunately, that quote can be used to characterize the history of the mentally ill in the penal systems of our country. In the

    • 02 OCT 15
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    Crisis Stabilization Center to add mental health care option in Sioux City

    Crisis Stabilization Center to add mental health care option in Sioux City

    This article was originally published by the Sioux City Journal. SIOUX CITY | The situation plays itself out several times a month, Sioux County Sheriff Dan Altena said. Deputies are called to a home where someone who suffers from mental illness is upset, perhaps disruptive, and has become uncontrollable. Deputies transport the person to a

    • 19 AUG 15
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    August is Admit You’re Happy Month

    August is Admit You’re Happy Month

    Fun Ways To Improve Your Happiness During the Month of August each week has a special task assigned to it. Make and attempt to be part of at least one. Week 1: National Simplify Your Life Week. Week 2: National Smile Week Week 3: Friendship Week Week 4: Be Kind to Humankind Week.   Start