Did you know that depression rates rose 18% in the last decade world-wide and that the most vulnerable groups are youth, pregnant or postpartum women and the elderly. And unfortunately, rates of depression are increasing for adolescents as well. Beatty talked about the signs and symptoms of depression and offered concrete suggestions as to how to best deal with your depression. Don't wait if your symptoms don't improve or are worsening. Reaching out and asking for help is the very best thing that you can do for yourself and your family.
She also discussed what to do if your partner is no longer interested in sex and the benefits of dealing early on with sexual and other emotional, psychological and psychiatric issues.
Take concrete action today and change your life and relationships forever!
To life and love,
Beatty talked about why second and third marriages are more likely to end up in divorce. She posed the question that despite this sad state of affairs, are people really serious about doing their relationship homework so that the will educate, empower and keep themselves safe.
And have you noticed that many women continue to shame other women's physical appearance. Are you guily of misogyny?
And remember to love yourself and surround yourself with people who love and respect you.
TO LIFE AND LOVE,
Beatty talked about what depression is and is not and what you need to know about depression at every age. The good news is that depression can be successfully treated. Would you want your parents to choose your life partner? Beatty discusses a new dating show in China where the parents choose their adult children's mates. And how many of you watched the HBO series 'Girls' last night. Lena Dunham who plays the character Hannah, explores the issue of sexual assault vs consent. Beatty's guest husband Jim Vrettos, sociologist, activist and host of the Radical Imagination on MNN engage in a lively discussion about this very important subject.