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Dizziness in Children

Your teenager complains of constant dizzy spells or vertigo. Could it be a symptom of something serious? According to Dr. Cindy Gellner, dizziness is a pretty common condition—especially for…

From  Nathan Tanner on September 24th, 2021 45 plays 0  

Get Help for Seasonal Affective Disorder

If you feel tired, sad or depressed in the winter months, it could be seasonal affective disorder (SAD). If it’s serious, you should Google the phone number of a local crisis line and get help…

From  Nathan Tanner on December 26th, 2015 23 plays 0  

How Utah’s SAD Winter Affects Your Mood

Depression caused by seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is higher in Utah and other northern latitudes. What are the unique conditions here that exacerbate the problem? We asked psychiatrist Dr. Jason…

From  Nathan Tanner on December 15th, 2015 38 plays 0  

Three Ways to Support Your Loved One With Depression

One in ten Americans suffer from some form of depression or anxiety. It can be difficult to know how to support and be there for a loved one you know is suffering from a mental illness. How can you…

From  Nathan Tanner on September 24th, 2015 31 plays 0  

Overcoming the Stigma of Mental Illness

One in ten Americans deal with mental health issues such as depression or anxiety every year, but there’s still a stigma surrounding the topic. Many people don’t seek treatment because…

From  Nathan Tanner on September 8th, 2015 38 plays 0  

Mental Illness and Eating Disorders

Binge Eating Disorder is a disruptive condition characterized by repeated binge/purge cycles. Psychiatrist Jason Hunziker explains why the condition and other eating disorders may be a symptom of a…

From  Nathan Tanner on June 12th, 2014 15 plays 0