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PETITION - Make Alzheimer's Disease a National Priority
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimers Disease, Dementia Disease, proper care, Prevention and Control, optimal treatment, health care, costs, Mental health )

- 7 days ago -
The next President of the United States will have the opportunity to lead America toward fundamental advances in the fight against Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
Muslim Inbreeding Has Corrupted Islams Psyche and the Results Are Alarming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Islam, Muslims, inbreeding, mental health, psychologist )

- 59 days ago -
Danish Psychologist Nicolai Sennels Has Spent Years Interviewing Muslims And Shares His Conclusions
7 Mental Illness Myths People Still Believe
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, Mental health, mental illness )

- 87 days ago -
I was diagnosed as mentally ill.
We'Ve Called Autism a Disease for Decades. We Were Wrong.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, Mental health, autism )

- 90 days ago -
Would you believe that I am diagnosed as autistic?
End Breakdowns in Care at Biggest US Mental Health Chain
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, Mental health, neglected, protection )

- 120 days ago -
Patients having breakdowns and being neglected.. Mistreatment of mentally ill patients petition
In First, Israeli App Helps Kids Beat Cyber-Bullies
Health & Wellness  (tags: Protecting children against cyber-bulles, mental health, technology, Israel )

- 164 days ago -
The online world is rife with danger, but Red Button gives users a way to fight back
Native American Youth Face Higher Suicide Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native American youth, suicide rate, mental health, research, society, warning, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, news, abuse, children, government, study, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, ethics )

- 187 days ago -
This series is the culmination of two years of work examining the higher suicide rate among Native American youth, which we found is probably even more severe than official statistics indicate
A Photographer Took 12 Stunning Pictures to Capture How Depression and Anxiety Can Feel
Health & Wellness  (tags: depression, Depression Awareness, anxiety, Anxiety and mood, Mood disorders, Mental health, mental illness, photos, art, anxious, heart )

- 191 days ago -
Anxiety and depression are fairly prevalent. And yet it can be hard to explain depression and anxiety to someone who has never experienced those things. That's why Katie Joy Crawford created a photo series she calls "My Anxious Heart."
No Time to Mourn
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, Israel, Palestine, death, occupation, uplifting, world, 'Gaza Community Mental Health Program', humans, safety, news, interesting, family, society, investigation, medicine )

- 247 days ago -
I first saw the spanking new administrative buildings for the Gaza Community Mental Health Program in 2005; ten years later there is a rusty shabbiness to the exterior but the people working inside are energetic and spectacular.
7 Myths About Suicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, prevention, protection, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, Mental health, myths, suicide, Robin Williams )

- 430 days ago -
The recent tragedy of Robin Williams's suicide--and the ensuing media storm--raised awareness of suicide as a mental health issue but also generated a lot of misinformation. This week, the Savvy Psychologist cleans up after the headlines
Suicide in Kurdistan: Why Are So Many Kurdish Women Setting Themselves on Fire?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental Health, Physical Health, Helplessness, Hopelessness, Domestic Violence and Abuse )

- 617 days ago -
Self-immolation as a dramatic and deadly form of protest by women is known across the Middle East, from Egypt to Pakistan. But it has become alarmingly common in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq. By some estimates self-burning has claimed the lives of
Why We Hold Grudges About Little Injuries But Forgive Big Ones
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, research, mental health, grudges, interesting, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, society )

- 631 days ago -
Why do people forgive the guy who burned their house down, but still hate that one relative who had a nasty tone while thanking them for a birthday present? Here's why we nurse grudges about small things, but forgive the big ones.
Climate Change Rattles Mental Health of Inuit in Labrador
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, CLIMATE CHANGE, GLOBAL WARMING, investigation, protection, treatment, prevention, illness, mental health, Canada, Labrador )

- 688 days ago -
Researchers studying the mental health and well-being of Inuit populations in coastal Labrador say rising temperatures are having damaging psychological effects on people in traditional communities.
Feel Better About Yourself: Cut These Five Words
Health & Wellness  (tags: atitude, Body-Mind-Spirit, mental health )

- 888 days ago -
What I wanted to do was apologize over and over, to say aloud, "That was stupid. I can't believe I did that. I'm always leaving things. So sorry, you guys."

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