Mental Illness



Mental illness and addiction co-occurring disorders

Mental illness and addiction co-occurring disorders

September 29, 2016
People who have substance use disorders as well as mental health…
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Mental illness and mental Disorder

Mental illness and mental Disorder

September 20, 2016
Goal Improve mental health through prevention and by ensuring access to appropriate, quality mental health services. Overview Mental health is…

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Anxiety disorders mental illnesses

Anxiety disorders mental illnesses

September 11, 2016
Most people experience feelings of anxiety before an important event such as a big exam, business presentation or first date. Anxiety disorders…

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Mental illness disorders symptoms

Mental illness disorders symptoms

August 30, 2016
How are boys and men with eating disorders affected? While women and girls are much more likely to develop an eating disorder, men and boys account…

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Mental illness or disorders

Mental illness or disorders

August 9, 2016
For the past few years, we at NIMH have been increasingly focusing our research on serious mental illness (SMI). You can see the term SMI in…

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Are personality disorders mental illness

Are personality disorders mental illness

July 7, 2016
Is any disease or condition that abnormally influences the way a person thinks, feels, behaves, or relates to others and to his or her surroundings…

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List of mental illnesses and disorders

List of mental illnesses and disorders

June 24, 2016
Even though I’ve lived with mental illness for years, I’m still learning about self-care, support systems and valuable resources. One of these…

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Bipolar Disorder mental illness

Bipolar Disorder mental illness

May 25, 2016
Bipolar disorder is a mental illness marked by extreme shifts in mood ranging from a manic to a depressive state. Bipolar disorder is also called…

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Difference Between mental illness and mental Disorder

Difference Between mental illness and mental Disorder

May 13, 2016
Mental Illness vs Mental Disorder One of the most dreadful illnesses an individual could possess may be found in the mind which is directly dependent…

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Mental illnesses and disorders

Mental illnesses and disorders

May 7, 2016
It’s easy to overlook the most important health statistic of the past century. Life expectancy has increased dramatically in the U.S., from 51…

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Mental Illness, personality Disorder

Mental Illness, personality Disorder

April 16, 2016
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness characterized by pervasive instability in moods, interpersonal relationships…

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Mental illness disorders

Mental illness disorders

March 18, 2015
Psychiatric disorders are not medical diseases. There are no lab tests, brain scans, X-rays or chemical imbalance tests that can verify any mental…

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Eating Disorders, mental illness

Eating Disorders, mental illness

October 14, 2015
What is the most fatal mental disorder? The answer, which may surprise you, is anorexia nervosa. It has an estimated mortality rate of around…

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Mental illness disorders list

Mental illness disorders list

May 29, 2015
Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, is a U.S. board-certified Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty…

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List of mental illness disorders

List of mental illness disorders

July 10, 2015
The Myth: Somebody who avoids social interaction is “antisocial”. This is mostly a semantic error, which is why I put it in tenth place. Many…

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Mental illness Narcissistic personality Disorder

Mental illness Narcissistic personality Disorder

September 2, 2015
Narcissistic Personality Disorder is a disorder that is characterized by a long-standing pattern of grandiosity (either in fantasy or actual…

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Are Eating disorders a mental illness

Are Eating disorders a mental illness

April 14, 2015
Definition An eating disorder is an unhealthy relationship with food and weight that interferes with many areas of a person’s life. One’s thoughts…

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Are Eating disorders mental illnesses

Are Eating disorders mental illnesses

January 15, 2016
If you are worried you may have an eating problem we advise you contact your family doctor (GP). Your doctor may not be an expert in treating…

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