Adult Sleep Duration

Young adults and adults (ages 18-64) need at least 7 hours of sleep each night. Previous reports have included maximum amounts of sleep (usually 9 hours); however, there has been some debate about what is considered “too much” sleep. More so, sleep duration should be individualized for each person. If you have had at least […]

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Book Review: Blackness Interrupted: Black Psychology Matters

“Ethnic minorities are more likely to experience risk factors such as poverty and poor health that ultimately spark mental health issues. Yet, only 1 in 3 African Americans who need mental health care receives it. “ Tamera Gittens & Nicόl Osborne Blackness Interrupted: Black Psychology Matters is a book that addresses the gaps in psychology […]

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Meditation

“I start my mornings with breath and a yoga pose.” – Londrelle Meditation: The act or process of spending time in quiet thought (Miriam-Webster) Meditation is simply just going to your quiet place to reset and recharge your mind. There are so many reasons you should meditate. A few reasons are the following: -Reduces Stress -Increases […]

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Meek

meek /mēk/ adjective quiet, gentle, and easily imposed on; submissive. I think being described as meek is often seen as a weakness. This may be due to one of the defining words being “submissive.” Even though being submissive is mostly considered negative, there are instances where submitting will lead to growth and success. I believe […]

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COVID-19

Good Afternoon, I hope all is well. Today, I just wanted to share some facts about COVID-19 (commonly known as coronavirus). I want to do a better job of sharing health tips and facts on here. COVID-19 is still new; scientists and medical professionals are still trying to figure it out. I encourage you all […]

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Refocus

I cannot believe it has been 5 days since my last post. I was sure I posted this weekend. Unfortunately, you lose track of time when you lose focus. My previous post was about taking time to pause, and I really needed that. In a future video, I will discuss all of the new milestones […]

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