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Climate change contributes to mental illness
Posted on Mar 30 2017
According to a report by the American Psychological Association and two other groups, an increasing number of climate-related disasters are affecting mental health.
The General Who Went to War On Suicide
Posted on Mar 17 2017
The commander with a history of depression created a unique way to keep his soldiers from killing themselves. The Army had other ideas.
Chrissy Teigen Opens Up for the First Time About Her Postpartum Depression
Posted on Mar 06 2017
Chrissy Teigen, has been a Sports Illustrated cover girl, a best-selling cookbook author, and host of an Emmy-nominated TV series Lip Sync Battle. After giving birth to her daughter in 2015 she developed postpartum depression, a condition affecting one in nine women. In this exclusive essay she talks about the experience.
Mental Illness, Untreated Behind Bars
Posted on Feb 27 2017
New York Times editorial
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At a White House meeting, a member of the National Sheriffs’ Association brought up an urgent problem: the nation's mental hsa. Trump acknowledged that “prison should not be a substitute for treatment” and said his administration would try to address this challenge.