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As the Pandemic Continues, People Are Shifting To Short-Term Goals
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No Matter What Party Is in Power, Politics Can Harm Mental Health
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New Telehealth Platform Oar Offers Medication-Assisted Treatment for Addiction
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Your Self-Perception Shifts as You Age, Study Says
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Social Connectedness Is Essential Component of Mental Health Intervention
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Life-Long Learning Has Positive Impact on Brain Health and Aging
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Less Stigma Surrounds Depression Than 20 Years Ago
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Virtual Reality Therapy Is Here—For Some People, It’s a Better Option
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Forget Your New Year’s Diet, Try Mindfulness Instead
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Experts Identify Three Key Factors That Determine Mental Illness
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We Need a Clearer Understanding of Treatment-Resistant Depression, Say Experts
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Not Everyone Hates Seeing Themselves on Zoom, Study Shows
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New Research Sheds Light on How Others Help Us Regulate Our Own Emotions
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Education Protects Against Mental Illness In Midlife, But Its Effects Are Waning in the US
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Artificial Intelligence Could Be The Future of Mental Illness Detection
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How Don't Look Up Makes Us Sit with Existential Dread
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Stress Is Aging You Faster—But It’s Possible to Slow Down the Biological Clock
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Multiple Children and Complex Communication Increased Stress For Women Working Remotely
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Pressure to be High Achievers Impacts Mental Health of Teen Girls
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Whites Trained in Mindfulness 3 Times More Likely to Help Black People in Staged Scenarios
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1 in 5 Parents Polled Say Holiday Stress Negatively Impacts Child’s Seasonal Enjoyment
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What "The Shrink Next Door" Can Teach Us About Toxic Patient Therapist Relationships
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For Americans With Negative Body Image, the Wrong Comment Can Make It Even Worse
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Quitting Your Job Could Do Wonders For Your Mental Health
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Parental Stress is Key Contributor to Development of Children’s Mental Illness
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Adoption is No Substitute for Abortion: Forced Pregnancy Impacts Mental Health
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Just 10 Minutes of Running Improves Mood, Research Confirms
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A Look at Police Reform and Mental Health Crises—Has Any Progress Been Made?
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Vaccines Bring Relief to the Holidays, but You Still Might Be Stressed
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Dopamine and the Placebo Effect Could Impact the Success of Your SSRI
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Listening to Your Favorite Music May Prevent Cognitive Decline
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SNT Experimental Depression Treatment Nearly 80% Effective
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Impact of Climate Change on Mental Health Goes Beyond Anxiety
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Who are Internet Trolls and Should You Confront Them?
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The Verywell Mind 2021 Year-in-Review
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How Accurate is The Depiction of Stalking in Netflix's You?
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How Native Americans Are Healing Despite Ongoing Settler Colonialist Trauma
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Could a Smartphone App Treat Severe Mental Illness?
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The Impact of COVID-19 on Suicide Death Rates
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The Evidence Is Adding Up: What You Eat Can Directly Impact Stress and Anxiety
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Being Friendly and Trustworthy is Most Important When it Comes to Choosing Teammates
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How to Cope With Holiday Shopping Stress Amid Supply Chain Disruptions
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Your Medical History Can Help You Pick the Right Anti-Depressant, Study Finds
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My Conversation With ADHD Specialist Dr. Sasha Hamdani
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Fixation on Appearance Linked to Anxiety When Dating
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The Emotional Toll of Caring For a Loved One With Alzheimer's Disease
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We Need To Remove The Stigma Around Putting A Child Up For Adoption
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Smoking Addiction and Mental Health Should Be Treated Together
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3 in 4 Americans Have Concerns About the Holidays This Year
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Cognitive Function Rapidly Restored After Ketamine Treatment, Decreases Suicidality
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Men Tend to Experience Emotional Pain From Breakups More Strongly Than Women, Study Finds
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How News Anchor Robin Meade Confronted Nearly Career-Ending Anxiety
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Suicidality Among Veterans Did Not Increase at the Beginning of the Pandemic, Study Suggests
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Data Shows Minimal Change in Americans' Use of Mental Health Services
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Often Kept Secret, Military Sexual Trauma Leaves Lasting Scars
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How Robotic Pets Are Helping Older Adults Facing Dementia and Isolation
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Even Basic Decision-Making Feels Overwhelming in the Pandemic, Study Finds
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Despite Culturally Ingrained Stereotypes, Women Are Not More Emotional Than Men
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TikTok May Be to Blame for Rising Cases of Tic-Like Behaviors in Teens
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Playing Sports as a Child Could Prevent Mental Illness Later On

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