Mental Health News

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Accounts of people with severe cognitive disabilities such as Alzheimer's, schizophrenia, and even severe brain tumors coming out of extreme disabilit...
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According to the results of a new study, about one in ten American men suffer from depression or anxiety, and less than half will seek treatment for i...
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In March 2015, a German pilot flew a Germanwings plane into a mountainside in the French Alps. The word that was thrown around at the time was “depres...
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When the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders saw its 5th Edition released in 2013, it included a new eating disorder. That disorder,...
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Depression used to be the number one problem that faced college students across the United States. However, according to the New York Times, that is n...
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A new report on military women and postpartum depression has found higher risk of mental illness later in life and higher suicide risks. The report is...
Newborns of minority mothers are at a greater risk of developing issues related to postpartum depression, according to a new study by researchers at F...
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Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can cause lasting mental damage. New research shows that at least some of this could be due to physical damage to white...
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Researchers are working on a new test that could diagnose post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mild brain injuries using biomarkers. They believe...
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A new study suggests that thirty percent of the adults in the United States have abused alcohol at some point in their lives. Most have never sought t...

 
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