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FEB 05, 2016 - Washington Times

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New Mexico Senate passes version of a 'Kendra's law'

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The New Mexico Senate has passed a proposal that would require some New Mexico residents with severe mental illness to receive court-ordered outpatient treatment. The Democratic-led Senate voted 29-9 to approve a bill that orders some patients to participate in assisted outpatient treatment if the ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - Huffington Post

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Renaming Schizophrenia Could Combat Stigma And Help Patients Recover

The stigma that surrounds mental illness is not only insulting to the roughly one-quarter of the world's population that has one, it can also negatively impact their willingness to seek help and their recovery. But perhaps no mental illness is more stigmatized than schizophrenia, a devastating ailment that affects around 1 percent of the general population. The poorly understood condition is ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - Huffington Post

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How Renaming Schizophrenia Could Help Patients And Combat Stigma

The stigma that surrounds mental illness is not only insulting to the roughly one-quarter of the world's population that has one, it can also negatively impact their willingness to seek help and their recovery. But perhaps no mental illness is more stigmatized than schizophrenia, a devastating ailment that affects around 1 percent of the general population. The poorly understood condition is ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - Huffington Post

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10 Thoughts That Happen During A Panic Attack

If you've never experienced a panic attack before, allow us to give you a little spoiler alert: They're the absolute worst. For many of the 40 million American adults who experience an anxiety disorder, panic attacks are a common occurrence. The physical symptoms alone are debilitating, and include labored breathing, chills and a spike in blood pressure. However, perhaps the most draining symptom ...

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FEB 03, 2016 - Seattle Times

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Panel urges all U.S. adults be screened for depression

The new guidelines, updated for the first time since 2009 and published in the journal JAMA, are a recognition of the devastating toll mental illness is taking around the world.

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