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Debunking myths about depression - UNF Spinnaker

Debunking myths about depression - UNF Spinnaker | mental health | Scoop.it
According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), depression is a “common but serious illness” whose symptoms “interfere with your ability to work, sleep, study, eat, and enjoy life.” People who are depressed may have difficulty getting...
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My Lifelong Journey With Depression Led To Three Suicide Attempts: This Is My ... - xoJane

My Lifelong Journey With Depression Led To Three Suicide Attempts: This Is My ... - xoJane | mental health | Scoop.it
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My Lifelong Journey With Depression Led To Three Suicide Attempts: This Is My ...
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After my suicide attempt, I decided to take my mental and emotional health into my own hands.
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UW-L student strives to be positive force for mental health - La Crosse Tribune

UW-L student strives to be positive force for mental health - La Crosse Tribune | mental health | Scoop.it
UW-L student strives to be positive force for mental health
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Suicide is the third-leading cause of death for all 15- to 24-year-olds, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.
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Local teen fights mental health stigma with recovery video - Whistler Question

Local teen fights mental health stigma with recovery video - Whistler Question | mental health | Scoop.it
Local teen fights mental health stigma with recovery video Whistler Question The 16-year-old Pemberton high school student has taken her message online, with a five-minute video on YouTube detailing her own battle — and recovery — from...
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Parents of military suicide victims applaud proposed law - Insurance News Net

Parents of military suicide victims applaud proposed law Insurance News Net In the military, said Jeff Sexton, a stigma exists about mental health problems that he hopes will lessen with the passage of a military suicide prevention act, co-authored...
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Joanna Tavares: Many members of our military suffer in silence - Savannah Morning News

Joanna Tavares: Many members of our military suffer in silence Savannah Morning News If the problem of stigma-free mental health is not addressed, then the service members who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, post-traumatic stress,...
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High antidepressant dose linked to self harm in youths - USA TODAY

High antidepressant dose linked to self harm in youths - USA TODAY | mental health | Scoop.it
Medscape High antidepressant dose linked to self harm in youths USA TODAY The National Institute of Mental Health says the latest studies suggest "the benefits of antidepressant medications likely outweigh their risks to children and adolescents...
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The Stigma Of Mental Health Cost This 23-Year-Old His Life - Huffington Post Canada

The Stigma Of Mental Health Cost This 23-Year-Old His Life - Huffington Post Canada | mental health | Scoop.it
The Stigma Of Mental Health Cost This 23-Year-Old His Life
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Using research and interviews about adolescent depression, chronic health conditions and brain injury, Keane argues for additional support and treatment.
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