When we think of seasonal holidays, the first thing that usually comes to mind is time off from work, religious or spiritual festivals, or the opportunity to spend time with our loved ones. What many of us probably don’t realize, however, is that holiday anxieties are pretty common around this time of year. In fact, many of our patients here at the Fieve Depression Center report seasonal holiday... Read More >>
Over the past few years, we have seen an explosion in the number of Americans who abuse prescription medicine – specifically, opioids. Even though there is an ever-growing media attention to the problem, some associated mental issues are not discussed much.
We’re fortunate enough to live during a time when it is much more socially acceptable to talk about these problems openly. In previou... Read More >>
New York City is famously known as the city that never sleeps. The very same aspects that make New York City, namely Manhattan, one of the most important metropolitan areas in the world, also makes it a place that can be anxiety provoking. Forbes rates New York City as the second most stressful city in the country due to having the highest cost of living, the most extreme population density and th... Read More >>