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The Struggle with Schizophrenia

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct Search  Schizophrenia is truly a devastating disease that strikes some of our most creative and talented people at the start of their adult lives.  This article is both informative about mental health issues like … Continue reading

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The Storm After The Storm: Disaster’s Mental Toll

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchWe are almost two month past the most horrible natural disasters of this century so far–Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma–as well as major earthquakes all over the world reeking havoc with daily lives everywhere.  … Continue reading

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5 Things To Include In Your Mental Health Maintenance Routine

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchI found this article and really liked the approach.  I agree that we all need to take responsibility for our own mental health; and it seems that there may be specific things we can … Continue reading

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Borderline Personality Disorder

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchAs a retired psychiatric nurse, I can attest to the frustration everyone experiences when dealing with someone diagnosed with borderline personality disorder.  Because this diagnosis is an Axis II diagnosis, it is not as … Continue reading

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Postpartum Depression Likely to Recur

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is a topic that gets very little play time in the news and is relatively unknown to the majority of the population.  Postpartum depression is real and occurs regularly due to the fluctuation … Continue reading

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The concept of schizophrenia is coming to an end – here’s why

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a wonderful article about the concept of schizophrenia that makes me both happy and challenged at the same time.  This article talks about how the diagnosis of schizophrenia may really be many … Continue reading

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20% of Adults Have Mental Illness or Drug Problem

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a short article from WebMD.  The point of the article is to alert our lawmakers to the need to consider mental health as important as physical health because a large portion of … Continue reading

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Mental Health: More Than A Military Issue

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchThis is a wonderful article from WebMD.  I was unaware of this organization and am certainly glad I read the article.  Please click over to read the entire article on the website. I have … Continue reading

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Everyday Mental Health Conversation

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a very good article, written by someone with bipolar disorder, that makes good sense.  She points out how innocent words we all say can and do bring hurt and anxiety to those … Continue reading

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Depression and Anxiety in pictures

Search Amazon books for Mental HealthProduct SearchHere is a wonderful article on Upworthy that shows us in pictures what it feels like to suffer from depression and anxiety.  The photos are by a photography student, but they are stunning in … Continue reading

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