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This week is National Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 5-11). Marked by community education efforts across the nation, awareness of the struggle...
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A new report on the mental health of Canadians has found that the majority, about two-thirds, aged fifteen or older are psychologically "flourishing."...
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A report released by the National Football League and the NFL Players' Association shows that the rate for former NFL players to develop brain conditi...
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Clinical depression can be difficult to diagnose. Many patients are not cooperative and sometimes symptoms are not easily quantified. Now, research is...
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BioMed Central Psychiatry conducted a study of 120 women who were survivors of human trafficking in Moldova. The study consisted of interviews of the...
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The Canadian Institute for Health Information has reported a 42 percent increase in eating disorders among girls aged 10-19 years over the past two ye...
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A study in the Journal of Health Psychology found that the more forgiving people are, the fewer symptoms of mental disorders they experience. The rese...
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A blood test could be used to diagnose depression, according to doctors who say specific chemicals appear in the blood of those with the mental health...
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Obsessive compulsive disorder is associated with higher risk of schizophrenia in a new study published last week by Danish researchers. The study foun...
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Remember that "silence hurts us all" as September unfolds. The official Suicide Prevention Month, September reminds us of this pervading symptom of so...

 
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