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How Donald Trump Is Creating A Mental Health Crisis

No matter what demographic you fall into, there’s a good chance this presidential election is stressing you out. A survey conducted by the American Psychological Association in October showed that 52 percent of Americans say that the election is “a … Continue reading

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Living with anxiety, searching for joy

Living with anxiety, searching for joy Anxiety and panic have been my constant companions for as far back as my memory reaches. The outlines of most of the milestones — birthdays, graduations, awards — are etched in acid relief on … Continue reading

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‘Memories’ pass between generations

‘Memories’ pass between generations Experiments showed that a traumatic event could affect the DNA in sperm and alter the brains and behaviour of subsequent generations. A Nature Neuroscience study shows mice trained to avoid a smell passed their aversion on … Continue reading

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Anxiety disorder goes beyond the blues

Anxiety disorder goes beyond the blues I believe that psychiatric and psychological disorders still carry stigma. In the wake of mass shootings, it seems that many believe that people with mental illnesses are prone to violence. I’ve also heard a … Continue reading

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The Depression Boom: As US Population Ages, Mental Illness Rises

The Depression Boom: As US Population Ages, Mental Illness Rises With Baby Boomers reaching late adulthood, the chance for developing depression, anxiety and other mental illnesses could rise

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