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Study: Google Trends suggest seasons affect all mental health disorders

Study: Google Trends suggest seasons affect all mental health disorders | Active Minds | Scoop.it
A study has shown that Google searches for mental health disorders ranging from anorexia to bipolar depression peak in winter

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Music Benefits Both Mental And Physical Health l Boost Immune System- Ease Anxiety

Music Benefits Both Mental And Physical Health l Boost Immune System- Ease Anxiety | Active Minds | Scoop.it
Playing and listening to music benefits a person both mentally and physically. For example, it decreases anxiety, levels of cortisol, and increases immunoglobulin A.

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The most toxic issue facing those with mental health problems is stigma | Clare Allan

The most toxic issue facing those with mental health problems is stigma | Clare Allan | Active Minds | Scoop.it
An evaluation of Mind and Rethink Mental Health's anti-stigma campaign, Time to Change, shows no wholesale shift in attitudes, but some signficant impacts, says Clare Allan Stigma and discrimination can greatly exacerbate the difficulties faced by...

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Love letters and kindness may improve mental health

Love letters and kindness may improve mental health | Active Minds | Scoop.it
Can love letters to strangers be good for your mental health?

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Harkin, Alexander Introduce Measure to Boost Mental Health in Schools

Harkin, Alexander Introduce Measure to Boost Mental Health in Schools | Active Minds | Scoop.it
Michele McNeil covered education and state government in Indiana for a decade before joining Education Week as a state policy reporter in June 2006.
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