In honor of the International Day For The Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, we’re sharing some signs that your loved one may be experiencing sexual violence.
Sexual violence is a serious and widespread issue that can affect anyone, regardless of their age, gender, or sexual orientation. It’s a difficult topic to discuss, and many people may not know how to recognize signs that someone they know may be experiencing sexual violence.
Before you get tired just thinking about the rest you’re not getting, it might be helpful to understand more about the different types of rest, so you can give yourself permission to “get busy resting.” Even if it’s only a few minutes throughout the day, your body, mind and spirit will thank you for a mini recharge. Good news — it’s easier than you think to get more rest once you recognize how many ways you can.
Athletes often carry a larger-than-life persona in the public eye. They’re regarded as modern-day warriors, competitors who bravely push past obstacles and adversity in the pursuit of victory. The unique culture of sports which includes a perfectionist mindset and the possibility of injury can put a lot of pressure on athletes, which can result in mental health issues.
Do you find yourself hyper-aware of your skin’s health during these frigid winter months? Many of us, myself included, experience dryer, tighter skin, but we’re all in luck because we have master aesthetician Sarah Akram here to bring life back to our skincare routines!
The holidays are an exciting time to celebrate family traditions and enjoy festive activities! However, it can also mark a time of increased anxiety and stress. The accessibility of holiday foods and treats can trigger feelings of anxiousness during a time when our normal eating habits swing out of balance, and it’s a season that can cause some people to binge eat when they’re seeking comfort or some form of escape.
We live in a world where diet culture is so prevalent and heavily influential…and during the holiday season, healthy food management can seem impossible! We are so honored to welcome Vanessa Rissetto MS, RD, CDN to the Bene Blog to share her philosophy as a registered dietitian on better relationships with food, how she is making nutrition accessible and sustainable with her company Culina Health, her best tips on eating clean during the holidays and so much more!
Adulthood is complex in many ways, and one thing that becomes more apparent as we navigate our 20s and 30s is that it can become difficult to maintain friendships with people who may be in different stages of life. Maybe you don’t see your college friend group as often as you did after you graduated, or your best friend is getting married and you’re still living the single life.
How often do you take a step back and ask yourself, “How am I really doing?” Mental health not only affects your physical health, but it also impacts how you perceive yourself and the world around you. In fact, mental health encompasses your emotional well-being as well as your ability to recognize and regulate your emotions.
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