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In new research from Canada, it’s been discovered that teens who engage in frequent use of social media are more likely to say they have struggles wit...
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Researchers have recently studied the role negative thoughts can play in repetitive thinking in depression, substance abuse, anxiety and eating disord...
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Schizophrenia is a severe, chronic and debilitating form of mental illness. When someone experiences a sudden onset of severe symptoms due to schizoph...
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Currently, virtual reality technologies are used mainly for games and training purposes. A group of developers and engineers, however, believe that VR...
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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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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...
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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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