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Types of Neurodegenerative Diseases

There are numerous types of neurodegenerative diseases. These are conditions in which the nerve cells in the brain or the peripheral nervous system does not function the way it should. Over time, these cells die. There is no cure for any of these conditions. However, some treatments may help slow down their progression, ensuring the…

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Signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Almost everyone experiences a bout of depression during their lifetime. It may even start as stress and not make you feel unhappy, just off. Depression may last most of your life, for a few years, or a few months. How long your depression lasts plays a significant role in seasonal affective disorder. You may know…

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Reduce Stress Over the Holidays With These Tips

The holiday season is a magical time of year for many people. Unfortunately, it can lead to stress for many individuals. It’s hard to cope with the hustle and bustle of the holidays when you have to battle addiction or any mental health condition. Trying to keep the stress to a minimum this holiday season is beneficial…

football players that are at risk for CTE

Treatment for Football-Induced CTE

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is one of the lesser common brain injuries that can occur during football and other traumatic brain injury accidents. This condition describes brain degeneration that often is attributed to repeated head traumas. If your loved one has been diagnosed with a football-induced CTE, our team at Springfield Wellness Center may be…

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Best Treatments for Combatting Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Sometimes we find ourselves feeling tired and rundown from the stresses we deal with every day. For some people, that feeling of exhaustion isn’t something that resolves itself with a good night’s sleep or a weekend vacation. Chronic fatigue syndrome can affect anyone, including those who may be dealing with other illnesses or issues like…

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5 Ways to Show Kindness on World Mental Health Day

Every year on October 10th, the world gets together to raise awareness about mental health issues. World Mental Health Day got its start in 1992 with the hope of improving the quality of mental health services around the globe. Learn how to celebrate World Mental Health Day with Springfield Wellness Centers today by calling 844.334.4727.…