When Destiny Musil and her husband need quality family time, they buckle their 18-month-old into her car seat and enjoy the drive from Irvine to Las Vegas.
Stories for Mental Health
More than 350 million people globally are affected by depression. While it’s normal to be sad and have tearful moments on occasion, it can evolve into a disorder.
15 to 20 percent of women feel depressed or anxious while pregnant or after giving birth. A team of therapists at the MemorialCare Center for Mental Health & Wellness are trained to treat women who are suffering from conditions like postpartum depression.
Addiction can affect anyone regardless of age, race or income. More than 23.9 million American over the age of 12 have abused drugs.
Later this year, Community Hospital Long Beach will launch its Addiction Medicine Program for those willing and ready to seek help for either alcohol or drug addiction.