Tag Archives: Mental

Why Sports Improves Mental Health: 5 Facts in Favor of Training

We all undoubtedly heard that sports help to avoid depression, memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and many other problems. Sports will not only improve your physical form, but also strengthen your mental health, and thus increase your level of pleasure from life. But what exactly are the reasons for such a positive influence from… Read More »

Different Takes: Time To Admit There’s A Big Limit To What Can Be Done About Mass Shootings; Mental Illness Gets The Blame Once Again

Editorial pages weigh in on a range of public health topics stemming from gun violence. The Wall Street Journal: Guns And The Do-Something Fallacy “Do something!” someone shouted at Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine. The shout came during a candlelight vigil in downtown Dayton, where a disturbed young man just hours before had shot to death… Read More »

Sen. Patty Murray: ‘Mental health issues don’t cause mass shootings’

Sen. Patty Murray asserted on her Twitter account that the true cause of mass shootings are not people who have mental health issues but rather firearms. Murray tweeted this week in the aftermath of the mass shootings that occurred in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, within 24 hours of each other. “Mental health issues… Read More »