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    Housing Uncertainty Leads to Difficulty Sleeping, Study Shows
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    Irregular Sleep Schedules May Raise Health Risks
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    Bullies May Face Higher Risk of Substance Use in Adulthood
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    Overcoming the Stigma That Unfairly Links Violence and Mental Illness
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    Psychedelic-Based Therapy Blends Traditional and Alternative Treatments for Depression
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    A New Approach to Combat High Recidivism Rates Amongst Black Men
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    How Your Brain May Trick You Into Conforming With Peers Against Your Beliefs
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    Can Tai Chi Help Older Adults Sleep Better?
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    Time Management May Ease Work-Related Anxiety, Overall Wellbeing
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    Can a Smartphone App Change Your Personality?
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    Street Trees Near Your Home May Reduce Risk of Depression
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    New Study Explores How Trauma-Focused Psychotherapy Works
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    For Gift Giving, Research Shows It's the Thought That Counts
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    How Social Pressure to 'Be a Man' Can Influence Aggressive Behavior
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    Guided or Not, Internet-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy May Help With Depression
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    New Test Could Accurately Predict Depression, Bipolar Disorder
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    Lack of Sleep May Lead to Concussion Symptoms, Study Suggests
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    Humor Promotes Spread and Retention of News, Study Finds
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    How Well You Age Might Be Linked to Late Life Expectations
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    Mindfulness Works, But Not for Everyone
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    Sexual Harassment Claims Are Biased By Beauty Standards, Report Finds
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    10 Celebrities Who Have Opened Up About Depression
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    Higher Sensitivity to Pleasurable Effects of Alcohol Can Predict Alcohol Use Disorder
    A happy woman hands a smiling cashier a few dollars at a coffee shop.
    Happiness Doesn’t Top Out at $75,000, Study Says
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    President Biden Just Signed A Landmark LGBTQ Rights Executive Order
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    The Digital Divide Is Hindering Access To Therapy
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    Adverse Childhood Experiences Linked to Justice System Contact
    A happy couple hands their passport to an airport worker.
    Frequent Travel Can Make for Happier Life, Study Shows
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    Dating Apps Don't Inhibit Love, Study Finds
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    Mental Health Is an Increasing Focus in Rap Lyrics—What That Means for Listeners
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    Dry January: The Benefits of a Month Without Alcohol
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    America's Mental Health Is the Lowest it's Been in Two Decades
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    Diet, Exercise, and Sleep Are Pillars of Mental Health, Study Finds
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    New Links Between Inflammation, Menopause, and Depression, Research Finds
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    For Many Borrowers, Student Loans Are a Mental Health Crisis
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    The 2020 Verywell Mind Year-in-Review
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    Are You Making a New Year's Resolution This Year? Readers Weigh In
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    PTSD and Depression Increase Early Mortality Risk
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    Meditation May Ease Migraine Symptoms, Study Shows
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    Why It's Okay to Break Your New Year's Resolutions
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    Male Managers Hold Greater Stigmas Against Workplace Depression, Study Says
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    Teens With Body Image Concerns At Risk for Depression
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    New Educational Model for Teaching Sexual Consent Embraced by Young People, Study Finds
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    What to Know About the 2020 APA Stress in America Report
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    Suicidal Thoughts On the Rise a Year Before and After Birth
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    Extreme Biohacking: Self-Improvement or Mental Health Concern?
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    Digital Self-Harm Is on the Rise, Study Shows
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    CBD Doesn't Impair Driving, New Study Finds
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    Diversity and Inclusion Are Key to Improving Longevity Fitness, Report Finds
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    Earlier Intervention Is Needed for Children at Risk for Self-Harm
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    Divorce Conflict Strains Mental and Physical Health, Study Shows
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    New Research Explains How to Deal With Defensive Behavior in Emotional Times
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    Researchers Confirm Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gut Microbiota
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    Virtual Reality Experiences May Have Mood-Boosting Benefits
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    Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual People May Face Higher Dementia Risk Later in Life
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    Mindfulness Might Not Remedy Stress How You'd Expect, Study Suggests
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    It's Been a Landmark Year for Drug Decriminalization: Here's Why That Matters
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    Most Older Adults Won’t Seek Help For Depression, Survey Finds
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    Major Link Found Between Air Pollution and Neurological Disorders
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    The Holidays Could Feel Lonelier This Year Due to COVID-19, Here's How to Cope