How to Support an Alcoholic in Recovery

How to Support an Alcoholic in Recovery

Originally posted on https://www.promises.com/addiction-blog/how-to-support-an-alcoholic-in-recovery/   If you have a loved one in early alcohol recovery, you know how hard it was for them to get here. You may feel...

Marijuana and Anxiety

Marijuana and Anxiety

Originally posted on https://www.promises.com/addiction-blog/marijuana-and-anxiety/   Does smoking weed reduce anxiety? In the alternative, is it true that it can cause it, too? In the discussion involving marijuana...

What’s the Difference Between Bipolar 1 and Bipolar 2?

What’s the Difference Between Bipolar 1 and Bipolar 2?

Originally posted on https://www.promisesbehavioralhealth.com/addiction-recovery-blog/whats-the-difference-between-bipolar-1-and-bipolar-2/   Bipolar 1 and bipolar 2 are closely related conditions, but have crucial...

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Nitrous Oxide as a Tool during Delivery

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Nitrous Oxide as a Tool during Delivery

Sentara Martha Jefferson recently starting using nitrous oxide - often referred to as laughing gas - as an option for women to assist with pain during labor.

UVA House Call: Dr. Trish Millard

UVA House Call: Dr. Trish Millard

Dr. Trish Millard is from UVA's Cancer Center and talks about her work in the fight against breast cancer.

Fausso: CASPCA Pet of the Week 10/16/2019

Fausso: CASPCA Pet of the Week 10/16/2019

Fausso is our SPCA Pet of the Week.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Breast Reconstructive Awareness (BRA) Day

Sentara Martha Jefferson Monday: Breast Reconstructive Awareness (BRA) Day

The 8th annual BRA Day, or breast reconstruction awareness day, is being held on October 16.  It’s a day meant to support women who have gone through breast reconstruction, and also raise awareness. 

UVA House Call: Dr. Joseph Tan

UVA House Call: Dr. Joseph Tan

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and UVA Family Medicine's Dr. Joseph Tan joins to talk about the tough subject.