Mental health is a level of psychological well-being, or an absence of a mental disorder. It is the psychological state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioral adjustment.
When you think of Dementia, often the first thing that comes to mind is the associated memory loss that it brings about in those who suffer from the disease. However, there are other symptoms associated with the disease including depression and agitation. These symptoms are often treated with medication, however a study using bright light therapy in patients suffering from dementia conducted at Radford University has shown positive results, … [Read more...]