Sheri Van Dijk

Bio

Specialties:

Affiliation:

  • Southlake Regional Health Centre

Location:

  • Churchill, CA

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression and personality disorders are common reasons why psychiatric patients in Belgium request help to die due to unbearable suffering, a new study found.

    Euthanasia has been legal in Belgium since 2002, and involves the use of drugs taken b...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression and personality disorders are common reasons why psychiatric patients in Belgium request help to die due to unbearable suffering, a new study found.

    Euthanasia has been legal in Belgium since 2002, and involves the use of drugs taken b...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The annual cost of caring for Americans with autism might reach $500 billion by 2025, a new study estimates, with outside estimates approaching $1 trillion.

    Health economists at the University of California, Davis, analyzed national data and co...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Middle-aged women with a solid social life face a significantly lower risk for suicide than those who live in relative isolation, new research suggests.

    Moreover, friendships and outside activities were found to offer protection against suicide...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Naturopathic Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- St. John's wort is a popular herbal therapy for depression, but a new Australian study highlights the fact that "natural" does not always equal "safe."

    Using reports filed with Australia's drug safety agency, the researchers found that adverse ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Naturopathic Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- St. John's wort is a popular herbal therapy for depression, but a new Australian study highlights the fact that "natural" does not always equal "safe."

    Using reports filed with Australia's drug safety agency, the researchers found that adverse ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Naturopathic Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, July 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- St. John's wort is a popular herbal therapy for depression, but a new Australian study highlights the fact that "natural" does not always equal "safe."

    Using reports filed with Australia's drug safety agency, the researchers found that adverse ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Intense Jealousy may trigger drinking problems, a new study suggests.

    The researchers found that those whose self-esteem was dependent on their relationships were more likely to turn to alcohol if they became jealous. However, the study did not p...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Intense Jealousy may trigger drinking problems, a new study suggests.

    The researchers found that those whose self-esteem was dependent on their relationships were more likely to turn to alcohol if they became jealous. However, the study did not p...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health & General Preventive Medicine:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Desk jobs aren't good for your health, but working on your feet could spell trouble, too, researchers say.

    Standing five hours a day contributes to significant and prolonged lower-limb muscle fatigue, a small study concluded. This may raise your ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health & General Preventive Medicine:

    TUESDAY, July 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Desk jobs aren't good for your health, but working on your feet could spell trouble, too, researchers say.

    Standing five hours a day contributes to significant and prolonged lower-limb muscle fatigue, a small study concluded. This may raise your ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health Nursing:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Part of your next visit to your family doctor's office should be spent filling out a questionnaire to assess whether you're suffering from depression, an influential panel of preventive medicine experts recommends.

    What's more, people concerned th...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health Nursing:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Part of your next visit to your family doctor's office should be spent filling out a questionnaire to assess whether you're suffering from depression, an influential panel of preventive medicine experts recommends.

    What's more, people concerned th...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study provides insight into how Facebook use by young women can lead to poor body image and risky dieting.

    The study included 128 college-aged women who completed an online survey about their eating habits and thei...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study provides insight into how Facebook use by young women can lead to poor body image and risky dieting.

    The study included 128 college-aged women who completed an online survey about their eating habits and thei...Full Article