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How To Effectively Treat Depression

How To Effectively Treat Depression On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Dr. Daniel Amen and colleagues recently published a study on patient outcomes and Depression in the Journal of Alzheimer’s. In this episode, he and Tana share some of the study’s findings, including some easy ways to help treat depression, and how certain treatments can backfire if you don’t know your depression type.    

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Why Was Andrew Drawing Pictures Of Himself Hanging From A Tree?

Why Was Andrew Drawing Pictures of Himself Hanging From A Tree On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

He had always been a happy and sweet kid, so when nine-year-old Andrew suddenly attacked a girl on the baseball field for no apparent reason, something was clearly wrong. But no one, not even his mother, could have ever anticipated what would happen next. In this special episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr.…

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Alive & Dead: Facing Your Mortality

Alive And Dead - Facing Your Mortality On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Perhaps the most human issue every person deals with is the question of how to deal with your own mortality. We may all be dying (although at different rates), but it can be said for all of us that how you live affects how you die. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast,…

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Can Having Social Connections Improve Physical Health?

What Is Causing Your Childs Anxiety On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

It’s a known fact that people who are lonely and socially isolated tend to have more problems with their mental health, but is it possible that connecting yourself to others socially can actually improve your physical health, as well. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss…

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What Is Causing Your Child’s Anxiety?

A recent study shows that 20% of teenage girls have experienced major bouts with depression. But where do these feelings begin? In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the role that anxiety plays in a child’s upbringing.    

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Why Are 23% of Women on Antidepressants?

Why Are 23% Of Woman On Antidepressants On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

With a staggering 23% of women taking an antidepressant medication, there’s clearly a need for interventions. In this episode of the podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the reasons why so many women struggle with depression.    

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How Can WE Prevent More School Shootings?

How Can We Prevent More School Shootings On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

We live in an era where seemingly random acts of violence occur at an ever-increasing pace. But why? What is it that pushes these disturbed individuals to commit such atrocities? In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss which mental health factors may influence this type of behavior, as well as ways we…

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We Are Living In An Unhappiness Epidemic and Here’s Why

We Are Living In An Unhappiness Epidemic and Here's Why On The Brain Warrior's Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

If you’ve been feeling down, you’re not alone. In fact, there seems to be a growing epidemic of unhappiness in our society, but fortunately there are things you can do about it. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the role the 4 circles of influence…

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Can You Overcome PTSD After Being Away At War? PT. 2 Denny’s Story

Can You Overcome PTSF After Being Away At War On The Brain Warruirs Way Podcast With Denny Salisbury Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Denny Salisbury returned home from Iraq a different person. He had suffered a traumatic brain injury during a horrific car bombing that took the lives of others in his vehicle. The medication that the military subsequently prescribed for him only made things worse, and after attempting to take his own life, Denny decided he needed…

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How Soldiers Overcome Extreme Trauma: PT. 1 Denny’s Story

How Soldiers Overcome Extreme Trauma On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Denny Salisbury, Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

California native Denny Salisbury was 19 years old when he had his first brush with an IED bomb while serving our country in Iraq. Although it was a harrowing experience, it was minor in comparison to the other brushes with death he would soon experience, both in combat and back at home. In this episode…

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