July 20th 2018
The phrase “Me Too” showed up on social media in October of 2017, and immediately went viral. Within 24 hours, the hashtag had been shared more than half a million times on Twitter. The slogan and stories received 12 million Facebook posts. “Me too” has become a mantra to draw attention to the issues of sexual assault and harassment, particularly in the work place. Have you had a “Me Too” experience in your past? There are people and resources to help you -- you don't need to keep the secret. Read our post to learn more.
June 28th 2018
Summer -- a wonderful time of year when the weather warms and we get outside and enjoy visits to the lake, picnics in the park, hikes on the mountain, and family/friends’ barbeques. However, such outings and experiences can come with hazards.Often drinking goes hand-in-hand with summer activities. We may have arranged a designated driver or Uber to get home, but how do we stay safe from a person putting something in our drinks? There are many clever ways under development which can test to see if a drug has been added to a drink. Read our post to learn more.
June 22nd 2018
During the past few years, some heated discussions have taken place regarding Abortion Pill Reversal, or reversing a medical/chemical abortion. Some say it’s not possible, while others say it is and provide proof. Read our post to learn more.
May 25th 2018
Memorial Day weekend, the kickoff to summer, is nearly upon us. With Casper area temperatures expected to climb to the mid-to-upper 80s, many people will spend hours outdoors, enjoying fun in the sun. Getting outside is good for us, however, there are things to be careful about. Read our five safety tips to enjoying the weekend – and the upcoming summer season.
April 19th 2018
Are women their sisters’ keeper? Many would say yes. Women are relational – their instinct is to be compassionate and caring. We women enjoy being in community together and we rely upon each other. April is Women Helping Women Heal Month, and here at True Care, we are here to help women who experience unplanned pregnancies. Learn more about women helping women, and how True Care is doing just that!
February 28th 2018
What could be wrong with using marijuana? It is supposed to help with pain control, nausea, and even increase a cancer patient’s appetite. Plus it is supposed to be fun and relaxing. Looking around online, it is hard to find actual research suggesting marijuana is not safe. Many young people swear there is nothing wrong with it. So why do all the doctors and adults say it is bad for you?
February 21st 2018
Hardly a day goes by that we don’t learn about additional flu deaths in the U.S. – this season seems particularly harsh, and Wyoming is not immune. During the past few weeks, our state continued to experience a high rate of hospitalizations and other impacts from the flu, What can people do to try to prevent themselves from getting sick? And, what should you do if you or someone you care about gets the flu?
February 1st 2018
Research conducted during the past 10 years shows that many women who have experienced abortion may be affected emotionally. The Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons recently published the findings of a study on the emotional after effects of abortion. Interviewing 987 women who sought after-abortion care, researchers discovered the majority of them found nothing positive had come from their abortion and learned many experienced negative side effects, including depression and feelings of low self-worth. Other research studies show similar results. Read this blog post to learn more -- and educate yourself on the potential emotional side-effects of abortion.