It’s Time to Talk about Mental Health
Floridians have faced some tough times lately – from droughts to bushfires to a global pandemic. It doesn’t matter who you are or what you’ve been through – everyone needs help from time to time.
Health checks for women
Women are recommended to have a general check-up with their GP every year. Part of the check-up will involve talking to your doctor about your medical history, your family’s history of disease and your lifestyle choices, such as diet, exercise habits and whether or not you smoke or drink alcohol.
Advice for parents about child mental health during COVID-19 from the Chief Psychiatrist
For parents and carers concerned about their children’s mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Health’s Chief Psychiatrist Dr Neil Coventry has some helpful suggestions.