Local twitter is quietly but powerfully becoming the social media choice for many teens. It's popular in attracting suburban teens who pontificate about their lives in their small circles. While it can be intimate, the appeal of local twitter is knowing that tweets can be retweeted quickly and possibly go viral.
Knowing mental health first aid could be life saving for someone who is considering suicide. A course taught by a mental health instructor has been instrumental in teaching people some helpful hints on handling a loved one who may be considering ending his/her life.
During a mass shooting, the most effective place to focus is on the patients not the perpetrators. If civilians and first responders are equipped with how to handle trauma, they can be instrumental in saving lives.
Sleeping with or in proximity to one's phone can be a true health risk. Say goodnight to your phone and keep it at least an arm's distance away.