Mental Wellness

Dehydration and Mental Health

When we exercise, go outdoors in the heat, or simply avoid drinking water, our bodies are at risk for dehydration. Consuming the right amount of water is important for overall health and keeping the body nourished, and the repercussions for ignoring hydration during the day can be quite serious. Some of the ways dehydration…

Sleep and Mental Wellness

Sleep. Many of us know that we need to sleep. It’s a way to replenish and renew oneself to continue living and working productive lives. Some can function on only a few hours of sleep while others require extra hours of beauty rest, but sleep is also an impactor on mental health. Scientists have…

Summer Travel Can Boost Mental Health

School for youngsters is coming to an end, and summer break is right around the corner. Thoughts of hiring a babysitter, paying for summer camps, or planning family vacations during summer break are filling the heads of parents everywhere, and young professionals without kids are dreaming of the not-so-far-gone days of having a summer…

Easy Ways to Improve Mental Wellness

The World Health Organization defines mental wellness as “a state of well-being in which the individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community.” There are a lot of commas in…

How to Find a Therapist

Feelings of depression, anxiety, angst, and any other unsettling thoughts or issues are hard to work through without the support of family and friends, but sometimes even those closest to us just don’t know what to say or how to help. Sometimes, it is best to speak with a third party who also happens…

Wellness Hub Contest

Employee Contest – “Wellness Hub Contest” Official Rules 1. Timeframe Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) “Wellness Hub Contest” (the “Contest”) begins on April 17, 2019 at 6:00 a.m. Mountain Time (“MT”) and closes at 11:59 p.m. MT on April 30, 2019 (the “Contest Period”). 2. Eligibility The Contest is open to any Wellness Hub user in…

3 Mental Health Benefits of Volunteering

Volunteering is a selfless way of aiding others through the donation of your personal time. By setting aside personal to-do lists and action items to help others, you are aiding individuals or organizations with needs greater than your own, and benefits to mental health have been linked to volunteerism. The first way that volunteering…

Community Clean Up & Mental Health

If given the choice between green space and overgrown mess, it’s safe to assume that the vast majority of people prefer some living plants and green to dead, brown foliage. But, in addition to being more visibly appealing, that green space has been tested and proven as an impactor for the mental health of…

4 Ways to Take Part In Brain Injury Awareness Month

March is all about the brain and bringing awareness to the research being done on irregularities within the brain. See the tips outlined below for ideas on how to take part in Brain Injury Awareness Month within your community and friend groups.   The first thing is to educate yourself. It won’t be possible…

Brain Awareness Week

The human brain is capable of thinking and imagining wonderful things, but sometimes the brain gets out of sorts, resulting in serious issues like brain diseases and disorders. While most of us go about our daily routines – work, kids, groceries, gym, there are researchers working every day to provide a better quality of…