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Generation at risk: America's youngest facing mental health crisis

Vickey Harper and Myla, who is taking part in an early intervention program for children with depression. Courtesy of Vickey Harper Vickey Harper of St. Louis became worried when her 2-year-old

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Acid victim calls for better NHS mental health support after attack 'destroyed his life'

A man who was targeted in a vicious acid attack earlier this year has called for better mental health support for victims. Jameel Muhktar, 37, suffered serious burns to his head and body after

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Dr. AJ: Mental health is more than the absence of mental illness

The World Health Organization defines mental health as “a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can

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Amanda Bynes: Struggling Amidst Mental Illness Relapse, Source Claims

For Amanda Bynes, the road to recovery has been a long and difficult one with many potholes and detours along the way. Bynes’ struggle with mental illness played out in the public eye, and

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Global Mental Health Challenges and Remedies in Chicago

Several months ago, the Center for Global Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the Immaculate Conception Parish started talking together about the unaddressed mental health and

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California wildfire: Video captures BURNING mental health facility as wildfire RAGES

The California Thomas fire has spread across 10,000 acres of Ventura county and forced has forced thousands of Americans to evacuate their homes in the foothills north of Los Angeles. This video

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Business SA's spotlight on mental health

IT COULD be the person sitting in the cubicle next to you, your finance manager or your chief executive. The incidence of mental illness in the workplace is frightening – with the SA Mental

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Rise of the robot therapists: World's first mental health chatbot now has more than 2 million conversations a week …

Woebot is a chatbot that speaks to users through Facebook Messenger It uses AI to create human-like conversations and offer support to users It now engages in 2 million conversations a week,

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More Nigerians taking own lives amid 'economic, mental decline'

Many would perhaps argue that reported cases of suicides across Nigeria in recent months is not a trend but an increasing focus on these tragic occurrences by the media. However, the cases that

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