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Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?
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Young People and Mental Health

Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?

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Mental illness can affect anyone. In fact, one in four adults will experience a mental disorder in any given year. Help us spread the important message that mental illnesses are medical illnesses, and treatment is available.
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Wrap Your Brain Around This: An Infographic On The United States Of Mental Illness

Mental illness can affect anyone. In fact, one in four adults will experience a mental disorder in any given year. Help us spread the important message that mental illnesses are medical illnesses, and treatment is available.

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61 Million Americans Have This Major Health Issue. Here's Why You'll Never Know Who They Are.
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61 Million Americans Have This Major Health Issue. Here's Why You'll Never Know Who They Are.

The Out of the Darkness Overnight is a fundraising walk of up to 18 miles throughout the night, designed to raise funds and make a bold statement to bring the issue of suicide out into the light.

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An Infographic to Help You Understand Schizophrenia
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An Infographic to Help You Understand Schizophrenia

These stats are very interesting, and make me wonder who else I know might have schizophrenia. If both Mama and John have it, then some of my other family members might have it too.

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Studies find that those with mental illness are actually more likely to be victims rather than criminals. Does this contradict portrayal of mental illness in film? (findings)

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Obesity is tightly linked to mental health problems. This infographic outlines the magnitude of mental health problems in the US

Obesity is tightly linked to mental health problems. This infographic outlines the magnitude of mental health problems in the US

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