Posts Tagged: UofL Health – Peace Hospital

Raising awareness about developmental disabilities

March is Development Disabilities Awareness Month, a time recognized as raising awareness about inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities in all areas of life, while also promoting respect for anyone with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This month is also a chance to provide understanding, encouragement and opportunities to help anyone with intellectual and developmental disabilities…
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Recognizing human trafficking

Many times, we may think that human trafficking takes place only on the other side of the world, but it happens everywhere. Now more than ever, human trafficking has become one of the biggest threats to many communities and is one the fastest growing illegal industries in the world. According to the National Human Trafficking…
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Mental health and agriculture

When the leaves start to drift away from the trees and turn the vivid shades of reds, oranges and browns, we all know it’s a signal that fall is near. For some, fall is the season of pumpkin spice lattes, hayrides and a wardrobe full of plaid outfits. For the farmers and ranchers, it’s the…
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Suicide risks and warning signs

The second leading cause of death for people ages 10 to 34 in the United States is suicide. It’s a topic that a lot of people don’t like to talk about, but it’s something we need to face head-on. September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, which is a great opportunity to discuss the risk…
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