Creating Hope during Mental Health Awareness Month

Creating Hope during Mental Health Awareness Month

WELCOME BACK. MAY IS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH. IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO CARE FOR THOSE WITH THE DISEASE INCLUDING MEMBERS OF OUR LOCAL FAITH COMMUNITY Millaine: JOINING US TO TALK ABOUT A FIRST OF ITS KIND EVENT FOR FAITH LEADERS AND RESOURCES FOR ANYONE IN THE COMMUNITY, WE WELCOME REBECCA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CONNECTIONS …

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Cupcakes: The Great Mental Health Experiment #1

Cupcakes: The Great Mental Health Experiment #1

Hey! Hey guys! Hi! Hey! Hellooo So, crazy thing that I’ve heard through the grapevine Mental health. What’s that? It’s totally okay not to have a good day sometimes. Go awaaaaaay! You know, you get these lists and they’re like, this is how to take care of yourself. This is how to look after your …

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How sugar affects the brain – Nicole Avena

How sugar affects the brain – Nicole Avena

Picture warm, gooey cookies, crunchy candies, velvety cakes, waffle cones piled high with ice cream. Is your mouth watering? Are you craving dessert? Why? What happens in the brain that makes sugary foods so hard to resist? Sugar is a general term used to describe a class of molecules called carbohydrates, and it’s found in …

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Mental Illness in L.A. – Part 1

Mental Illness in L.A. – Part 1

When we think of Los Angeles we think of beaches, celebrities and fun times but Curtis Palmer takes a look at the dark side of the city. There’s so much pressure to make it in LA, to be somebody but what happens to those who don’t make it, the ones that find the pressure just …

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