Category Archives: Parenting

Computer Use and the Growing Phenomenon of Teenage Depression and Other Mental Issues – Part I of a Two Part Article

This is an article I wrote in 2010 that is still current today – Read and enjoy There are many kinds of mental issues that afflict humans including depression, schizophrenia, Bi polar disorder and so on. Depression is a mental issue that afflicts many people in our society today. Mental issues are really a result of our inbuilt stress management system being overwhelmed in one or more areas. In bygone years depression was considered an adult only issue. Today however, both adults and children are Read More +

The Silent, Ignored Global Epidemic – Part III of a Three Part Article

The Real Threat that Computer Related Health Conditions Pose to Our Global Economy and Civilization Continued from Part II… I have been writing about computer related health conditions being the silent, ignored global epidemic. Please read on from where we left off in part II Some people erroneously think they can cope with the issues they have because they go to bed and wake up refreshed the next day. The body will always try to cope until it can no longer do so and then Read More +

The Silent, Ignored Global Epidemic – Part II of a Three Part Article

The Real Threat that Computer Related Health Conditions Pose to Our Global Economy and Civilization Continued from Part I… I have been writing about computer related health conditions being the silent, ignored global epidemic. Please read on from where we left off in Part I When we add the effect of alcohol consumption and smoking as many do when on the computer, and afterward throughout the day, it makes sense that we are ignorant of the fact that our body is telling us its stress Read More +

5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Have an Annual Eye Exam

We all Need to Take the Issue of Annual Eye Exams More Seriously Most computer users over time begin to feel the effect of the fact that pixels the way words are presented on the computer screen are not the same as printed text. Many however force themselves to go on without an eye exam not fully understanding that they should really have their eyes checked. Here are four reasons why having an annual eye exam should be something every computer user does. 1) Computer Read More +