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How my family and friends react to my mental illness

How my family and friends react to my mental illness

>>Yvonne: My mental illness is schizo-affective disorder. When I am unwell it affects my moods and my perception. But fortunately it is treatable. People think that mental illness is a rare – a very rare thing. That is not true; at least one in every four people have mental health issues really at any point […]

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Mental Illness Signs and Symptoms

Mental Illness Signs and Symptoms

Mental illnesses are brain disorders that affect thoughts, feelings and mood. Just as you can have disease of the heart, disease of the kidneys, mental illnesses are disorders of the brain. There is a lot of research out there questioning where does mental illness come from. Sometimes it’s genetic, sometimes it’s due to the structure […]

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Radical prostatectomy surgery: What to expect

Radical prostatectomy surgery: What to expect

I’m Dr. Robert Nam, I’m one of the urologic oncologists, a surgical oncologist that specializes in prostate cancer surgery. We do about 200 prostate cancer surgeries at Sunnybrook, and we have one of the largest volumes within the Toronto area. Prostate cancer is the most common male cancer and it’s actually the third leading cause […]

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Social Security Disability and Mental Illness

Social Security Disability and Mental Illness

Welcome to Pennsylvania Law TV. Today we will be discussing Social Security Disability benefits and mental illness. If you have a severe mental disability, day to day life can often be frustrating and overwhelming. Everyday tasks that others take for granted such as getting out of bed or interacting with people at the store can […]

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The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators to protect you from…well…dying For this video, let’s assume the immune system has 12 different […]

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