Category: The Well

Recipes, quizzes, and more interactive fun to keep you well

Brownie Kisses

chocolateHeading to a holiday party? Visiting a friend’s house? Getting ready for company? Try these yummy brownie kisses, Melted chocolate, chocolate chips and nuts (omit if you’d like) make a great combo for these treats.

The Season of Thanks – Get Your Gift

thank you word cloud“Make it a habit to tell people thank you. To express your appreciation, sincerely and without the expectation of anything in return. Truly appreciate those around you, and you’ll soon find many others around you. Truly appreciate life, and you’ll find that you have more of it.”

-Ralph Marston

This quote is especially significant around this time of year. We appreciate you for following Simply Well. Thank you for allowing us to help you keep healthy and well.

Join the conversation. What are you thankful for?

The Pain Brought on by Opioids

pills in handGuest bloggers: Amy Wachholtz, PhD, MDiv, health psychologist, and Padma Sankaran, MA, research assistant

Massachusetts is facing a growing epidemic of opioid addiction and overdose deaths. Recent statistics from the Worcester DPH shows 33 overdose deaths and 756 non-fatal reported overdose cases in the past year. With proper prevention, treatment and recovery support, this epidemic can be successfully handled when this is considered as a chronic brain disease.