Category Archives: Wellness

The Mental Health Impact of a Botched Cosmetic Surgery

Botched Cosmetic Surgery

Self-esteem — people try to raise it, some experiences lower it, books are written about it and therapists spend hours discussing it. It pervades many parts of life and connects to self-perception. Increasingly, people turn to plastic surgery and other cosmetic procedures to build their self-esteem. The opposite can happen, though. The negative effects of […]

What a Terminal Diagnosis Can Mean for Your Mental Health

Terminal Diagnosis and mental health concerns

There are few experiences more devastating than being diagnosed with a terminal illness. The feelings of grief that come with such a diagnosis can in some cases be more painful even than the illness itself, and for up to 77% of terminal patients, this can evolve into depression, anxiety and panic. One of the factors […]