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Most Americans spend a large part of their long waking hours at workplace. Their emotional health depends on the office environment and work culture. However, in spite of the huge role of the workplace in employees’ well-being, most employers tend to ignore the importance of mental health. Though it is true that genetics and prior […]

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The proposed legislation put forward by Republican Senators — Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana – to repeal Obamacare is likely to face a tough challenge in the Congress. Recently, Louisiana State Health Secretary Rebekah Gee wrote to Cassidy expressing her deep concerns about the impact of the bill on her […]

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The United States is one of the few countries in the world with a large number of senior adults living with HIV. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2013, older adults aged 55 and above accounted for 26 percent (319,900) of the estimated 1.2 million people living with diagnosed or […]

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In recent years, the world has been taken over by a comparatively new phenomenon called social media networking. Platforms such as Google+, MySpace, Facebook and Twitter have facilitated the fusion of technology with social interaction using Internet-based applications. Social media is a powerful tool to share information, ideas, opinions and conversations. However, criminals have exploited […]

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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has established a working definition of recovery from mental health and substance use disorders (MH/SUD) as a “process of change through which individuals improve their health and wellness, live self-directed lives, and strive to reach their full potential.” Recovery can be facilitated by making sure that […]

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President Donald Trump is soon expected to make an official announcement to end the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)” program, a remnant of the Obama-era that permitted undocumented immigrants to stay and contribute to the nation, media reports said. The program was established in 2012 to protect young immigrants who came to the United […]

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Similar to the age-old dilemma, “What came first, the chicken or the egg?” which baffled generations of scientists, the widespread prevalence of comorbidity of drug use related disorders and mental ailments has stumped mental health experts. This has been quite a challenging mystery to unravel; the reality is that any given mental illness can highly […]

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Mental health problems may crop up owing to myriad reasons. While mental illnesses can affect anyone, studies indicate that adolescents and young adults are more vulnerable to psychological disorders. Those in high school may experience a number of challenges that can deeply affect their mental health. Now, a new study titled “Close Friendship Strength and […]

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“My mom struggled with drug addiction and mental health problems her entire life. She ultimately died of it. She was purposefully open in all of her work about the social stigmas surrounding these diseases,” said American actress Billie Lourd, while speaking about her mother, Carrie Fisher’s, death. According to the coroner’s report, Fisher had traces […]

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The 21st century is witness to a large number of people leaving their own lands to live in a different country. While many immigrants move to another country in search of employment and a better life, others are forced out of their country because of continual conflicts and fear of persecution. It’s an open secret […]