Tips to survive Thanksgiving with your family
Nov 23, 2016 5:06 PM -
As you celebrate Thanksgiving this week, you may be reminded that family gatherings around turkey and pumpkin pie can be both positive and negative. Some may spark a trip down memory lane, while others may end in a heated debate about the recent election results. "Thanksgiving is the start of many family gatherings during the holiday season, more so than any other time of year. While we are thankful for this time together, family dynamics can be heightened, and we worry if everyone will get along," says Dr. Maleeha Ahsan, a psychiatrist at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, Ill.