Mental health

My Life as a Car: A Mental Wellness Guide

A unique approach to mental health & wellness for everyone is captured by a new book by Elaine Campbell, MD. […]

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By R Kennedy | Mental health . Wellness
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

For more than 50 years, Mental Health America and hundreds of affiliates from around the country have led the observance […]

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By R Kennedy | Education . Mental health
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Linking Mental Illness To Chronic Physical Illness Risk

Results from a study by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) demonstrated that individuals aged 18 and older […]

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National Report: 1 In 5 Americans With Mental Illness

A national report reveals that 45.9 million American adults aged 18 or older, or 20 percent of this age group, […]

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Depression Increases Risk of Heart Disease Mortality in Young People

A study published in the November 2011 issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, describes that the negative effects of depression […]

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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2011: Oct. 2-8, 2011

In 1990, the U.S. Congress established the first week of October as Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) in recognition of […]

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By R Kennedy | Education . Mental health
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Reports of Mental Health Disability Increase in U.S.

The prevalence of self-reported mental health disabilities increased in the U.S. among non-elderly adults during the last decade, according to […]

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By R Kennedy | Disability . Mental health . News
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