Help for burnout, exhaustion and PTSD

Healthcare professionals are more susceptible to burnout than those in other professions: More than half of US physicians experience substantial symptoms of burnout; 43% of US nurses have a high degree of emotional exhaustion. And, this was before COVID-19!

Many studies within hospitals have…

Appreciate each other and spend time together

It’s no secret that love is the foundation of healthy families. Of course, we love our children, but love is more than a feeling — it is an action.

The only kind of love that is truly affirming is unconditional love. If we express our love to our children only…

Twice as many people of color have died

From the official narrative, it would seem that COVID-19 is only about vaccinations. If everyone would just get vaccinated, everything would be fine. But, that’s only true for some of us. Many of us never had an equal chance in the first place.

Poverty puts people at risk

Long-standing systemic health and social inequities have…

An idea whose time has come

The idea of a basic income for everyone has been around for centuries. While we generally assume that society should take care of those who cannot care for themselves, the idea that governments should guarantee their citizens a minimum level of income is more controversial, but is gaining in popularity.

Antibody testing and proof of infection in lieu of vaccination

You probably heard about the sit down Joe Rogan and Sanjay Gupta had in early October. Among other things, they talked about natural immunity from COVID-19. Joe Rogan has recovered from COVID-19 and believes that he has natural immunity to the disease. …

Peggy O'Mara

Peggy O’Mara is an award winning journalist. She was the Editor and Publisher of Mothering Magazine for over 30 years. Her focus is Family, Health, and Justice.

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