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Dancing Helps Improve Mental Health in Elderly [Video]

To mark National Mental Health Awareness Month in May, sign up a senior citizen in your life for ballroom dance classes to improve their mental health and stave off depression and loneliness.

National Mental Health Awareness Month is a time to raise awareness of people battling mental health demons and to reduce the stigma of mental illness. It’s also a time to encourage people who are suffering from mental health concerns to get help. Every May, organizations and hospitals across the nation launch public service campaigns, local events, and health screenings to raise awareness for mental health. National Mental Health Awareness Month was started in 1949 by Mental Health America, the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and promoting the overall mental health of all.

Senior citizens are particularly vulnerable to mental illness. At least 20 percent of adults over the age of …

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Is being 'WOKE' a sign of mental illness? The Federalist's Joy Pullman shares her theory [Video]

The Federalist's Joy Pullmann joined "Stu Does America" to discuss her column equating "wokeness" with mental illness. Joy explains to Stu Burguiere her theory that there is much more to being "woke" than people think.According to Joy, mental illness and wokeness are difficult for many people to ...

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8 Signs A Guy Secretly Likes You [Video]

Is there someone special you have your eye on but you just can’t seem to figure out how he feels about you? When it comes to understanding guys and their feelings, a lot of the time they can be hard to read. Most guys aren’t as open or comfortable expressing their feelings as those of the fairer sex. Here are some tips to help you figure out when a guy likes you but is hiding it. Do you have a crush you'd like to impress? Here are a few tips: https://youtu.be/9HiaVFKiHNA Writer: Chloe Avenasa Script Editor: Vanessa Tao Script Manager: Kelly Soong VO: Amanda Silvera Animator: Hinata Honda References: Pines, A. (2001). The role of gender and culture in romantic attraction. European Psychologist, 6(2), 96.Fehr, B. (2013). The social psychology of love. The Oxford Handbook of Close Relationships, 201-233.Schmitt, D. P., Couden, A., & Baker, M. (2001). The effects of sex differences and temporal context on feelings of romantic desire: An experimental evaluation of sexual strategies theory. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27(7), 833-847.Hall, J. A., & Xing, C. (2015). The verbal and nonverbal correlates of the five flirting styles. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 39(1), 41-68.

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Naomi Osaka is getting a lot of support from some of her famous fans and fellow athletes. The tennis star announced on Monday that she would not be competing in the French Open, and candidly opened up about her struggles with depression and social anxiety. The truth is that I []

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