Naomi Judd’s death shines a light on depression in older adults

Via Peters

If you or someone you know is at risk of suicide, please call the U.S. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255, text TALK to 741741 or go to SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources for additional information. Before her death, country music icon Naomi Judd had been open about her experiences with mental health issues, particularly depression and suicidal […]

Heart disease leading cause of death in Arkansas

Via Peters

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Arkansas, but like many of the state’s leading health issues, a lot of cases are preventable. Dr. Barry Tedder is a cardiologist at St. Bernards Medical Center, he works with patients on the prevention and intervention of […]