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Good Morning America’s weather correspondent Ginger Zee opens up about depression and suicide
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“The only voices I could hear were telling me, ‘You are not worth it.” Ginger Zee Depression is a highly crippling disorder generating a sense of worthlessness and hopelessness accompanied by thoughts of suicide. Many succumb to their desolation and become recluses, others maintain an outwardly calm though they may be fraught with worries inside. […]

Traumatic stress and genetic risk can increase chance of suicidal ideation among bipolar disorder patients, says study
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Bipolar disorder (BD) is a brain disorder which runs in the family and can lead to many other mental and behavioral complications. Now, researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have suggested an association between BD and high risk for suicide bid. However, there is a condition linking these two developments. According […]

Women with PCOS more likely to experience mental health disorders, finds study
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A condition that affects a woman’s hormone levels and causes acne and facial hair growth, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) can also lead to severe mental health issues, suggests a new study, conducted by researchers from the Cardiff University. The study aimed to determine an association between PCOS and psychiatric outcomes in women and the rates […]

Mother hooked on substances: Parentification can add to childhood trauma
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Parenting is not an easy task. The responsibility assumes an arduous characteristic when it has to be done by those who are young children themselves. Many American households have mothers hooked on some drugs. Owing to the effect of dope that disables such mothers to realize their duty, the eldest son or daughter has to […]

No one talks about workplace sexual harassment in intimate care
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Sexual harassment at the workplace violates the dignity of an individual. Whether it is verbal or non-verbal, it can wreak havoc on the life of an individual and cause immense pain and trauma. Sociologist Amy Blackstone from the University of Maine, says that creating a “hostile work environment” is the commonest way to harass a […]

Study: Growing prevalence of mental disorders among female veterans linked to heart problems
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Mental disorders may affect men and women differently. For example, disorders like depression and anxiety have been found to be more common in women. Persistent emotional problems become palpable as physiological disorders, with many sufferers complaining of unwarranted pain or other symptoms. A study focusing on prolonged mental illnesses among female veterans revealed the extent […]

Rita Simons of EastEnders bares all, talks about her anxiety problems
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Noted English actress and singer Rita Simons, who essayed the role of Roxy Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders between 2007 and 2017, has revealed her battle with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). Simons described the experience as feeling a terrible knot in her stomach. Simons reiterated how she found it exceedingly difficult to focus […]

SAMHSA 2016 survey reveals gaps in dual diagnosis care
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The much awaited report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA) for the year 2016 has arrived. It indicates that 8.2 million adults (3.4 percent of all adults) had a comorbid condition of any mental illness (AMI) such as depression and anxiety, and substance use disorder (SUD) in the past year. The report also […]

National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: Denise Welch opens up about her “thick, black suicidal depression”
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English actress and T.V. presenter, Denise Welch, recently opened up about her struggle with depression in a candid interview with Happiful magazine. The “Loose Women” star, who found her work schedule incredibly challenging, used alcohol and cocaine to keep pace with it. She shared how quitting alcohol and drugs helped her and how she feels […]

Excess amino acid in pregnant women may lead to schizophrenia, says study
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Difficult to diagnose and with no definite cure, schizophrenia can be caused by various factors that range from genetics to possible viral infections. A new research has identified the amino acid found in pregnant women as a possible cause for the development of the illness. Presently, treatment for schizophrenia targets the symptoms of the illness. […]

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