Going to the market flat out sucks. Who the hell needs 20 TP packages? Who the hell needs 10 hand sanitizer pumps? There are people crying that they can’t find baby formula and baby food. Who hoardes this away from infants? Who buys 25 bananas? People fighting and using profanity in the aisles. Looks like … Continue reading Welcome to CoronaVirus American shopping
Did I mention in my last blog it’s an election year? While all of our so-called leaders argue about virus treatment and blame each other for all the problems in our country, it appears Americans are about to send one very clear message to them. GET SERIOUS ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS AND ADDICTION! It’s not only … Continue reading How important is mental illness and addiction to Americans?
So what is to be done about school lunches? We all know the crud like poppers and mystery meat that many cafeterias serve. Despite a 2010 bill that was supposed to require more healthy options be required in the midday meal, current policy goes more towards what makes the palette happy. This equates to more … Continue reading What is the big dilemma with school lunches?
There are so many reasons to feel ok about life. I try to think of at least one every night. That’s when most of my rushing thoughts of anxiety rush in. It is not like I want these thoughts of peril and fear, they just come at me like a chill and I have to … Continue reading Start with one thing that makes you ok after an anxiety attack
When I was in school, a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, it was common to have hearing test every year given by the school nurse. So what’s one more test, right? Many parents say ‘not my child’? This stems from a proposed bill in Utah. If passed, students,with parent permission, would … Continue reading Would you let your child get screened for mental health issues at school?
I have been writing of late about the lack of mental health personnel to help so many in dire need. Professionals from teachers to pediatricians are getting trained on how to spot young people with potential problems and help get them assistance. I have listed a plethora of statistics about mental health and suicide in … Continue reading Is QPR the strategy to help those on the edge of suicide?
Why does any child two to five years old need a cell phone? Parents want an electronic babysitter. Beyond that, why do elementary school children need a phone? Parents want to keep track of them or text them in an emergency? How did we ever survive before that? To facetime with friends? Go over to … Continue reading Are those phones leading to mentally ill children?
By now, we have heard about the guy who went into a Rabbi’s house in New York and attacked five persons with a ‘large knife’ (guess machete is a no-no word). Those closest to him say he has mental illnesses and was off his meds when he committed those acts of violence. There is also … Continue reading They’re mentally ill, really??
To alleviate mental stress on children, some schools are changing assignment due dates from teachers. To the last day of the grading quarter.. Oh, if only we had it so good. Well, that’s a maybe. On the one hand, having all that homework stress out of your head every night would make for a lot … Continue reading I’ll get it done whenever…
So the Supreme Court refused to hear a ruling from the 9th circuit that says people sleeping on a sidewalk is legal if housing is not available. I take this with a mixed bag for the homeless, government and business owners. If the homeless truly have no where to go like a shelter or other … Continue reading Homeless need to take sidewalk ruling out of slums and affect those who will really freak out.