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4 Ways To Work Through Mental Illness As A Couple

Mental illness issues like depression, anxiety, ADHD and bipolar disorder present challenges to even the most successful marriages. But your or your partner's diagnosis doesn't have to mean decreased …

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What Mental Illness Means for Your Marriage

The heartbreaking realities of divorce include the high split rate for people with mental illnesses. A multinational study of mental disorders, marriage and divorce published in 2011 found that a samp…

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Can Anxiety Cause Depression?

Depression and anxiety are mental health conditions that often coexist, but they aren't the same. While anxiety disorder manifests as fear, worry and panic, clinical depression is more likely to spur …

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Bipolar Disorder in the Media

The George Clooney film Michael Clayton featured a bipolar main character, but this is just one example of bipolar disorder in film. How does the media impact the general understanding of this mental …

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Common Ingredient Linked to Mental Illness

A recent study in the journal Biological Psychiatry found that gluten sensitivity may be linked to schizophrenia and psychosis.  Scientists at the Department of Pediatrics, John Hopkins School of Medi…

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Crazy Making: Treating Children’s Mental Illness with Questionable Drugs

A very odd parlor game that some of my family members like to play (this is extended, not immediate family) is diagnosis the disorder. This alternately humorous and horrifying pastime consists of sele…

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