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Mental disorder suspected in sub shop crash

Indianapolis Star - ‎19 hours ago‎
A woman was taken into custody early Friday morning after crashing a vehicle into a south side sub shop, Fox59 reported. The crash happened around 5:30 a.m.

Is Deadpool Gay? Pansexual Superhero Celebrated By LGBTQ Despite Mental Disorder Being The Official Cause

The Inquisitr - ‎21 hours ago‎
After all, even if Ryan Reynolds ends up playing the first major pansexual character in movie theaters by giving Deadpool a boyfriend, the official explanation for Deadpool's queerness would be a mental disorder caused by his particular brain disease ...

Spiritual attack or mental disorder; Exorcism the Islamic way

GhanaWeb - ‎14 hours ago‎
“jinn” was etymologically derived from the Arabic word “majnun” which means a madman. Thus, the term “jinn” was coined to admit that jinns were the cause of mental illness. “People who are possessed by jinns typically behave like madmen,” Hamid said.

The design of work needs to change to prevent mental illness

The Conversation AU - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Work is a great place for promoting health and many workplaces already “normalise” talking about the experience of mental illness, for example, through involvement in RUOK day and beyondblue's Head's up initiative. These approaches are similar to other ...
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NAMI sponsoring 12-week family education program on mental illness - ‎11 hours ago‎
VINELAND - NAMI Cumberland County and NAMI Salem County, affiliates of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), are sponsoring a family-to-family education program for those caring for a loved one with a severe mental illness. Caregivers will ...
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Online therapy may help people with mental disorder: Study

Times of India - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
LONDON: An internet based therapy may help people affected by a common anxiety disorder which could lead to hospitalization, substance dependence and even suicide, a new study has claimed.

Mental Illness, Substance Use Disorder and Bedbugs: Let's Talk About It

Huffington Post - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
1 out of 4 people in our country lives with a diagnosable mental health or substance use disorder. That's 25% of the population in the United States.
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Being a teenager is not a mental illness

Spiked - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
In the field of mental health, a recurring problem is the difficulty in knowing the true extent of the prevalence of mental distress - terminology, definitions and statistics often confuse rather than illuminate the issue. This week it was the turn of ...
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Connection Between Diabetes And Mental Disorder Found

Youth Health Magzine - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The scientists found a gene DISC1, which is responsible for mental disorders such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and some other forms of depression, triggers the release of pancreatic beta cells that store or produce insulin to normalize blood ...
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Rise in number of children admitted to A&E for self-harm and mental illnesses

The Independent - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
The number of children diagnosed with mental illnesses has more than doubled in five years and cases of intentional self-harm have also surged.

Dealing with Christians who battle with mental illness

ChristianToday - ‎21 hours ago‎
So many Christians today shun the topic of mental disorders much like they treat the topic of money and sex. It's just too awkward and sensitive to talk about, but it is still something that must be addressed in the context of the Word of God.

Hoax Alert: American Psychiatric Association denies that it declared selfitis a mental disorder

International Business Times AU - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Contrary to reports, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) did not declare selfitis, or the obsessive compulsive desire to take photos of one's self, a disorder. Besides the taking of selfies, the alleged disorder includes posting the photos on ...

50 years of sex changes, mental disorders, and too many suicides

Lifesite - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
February 9, 2016 (ThePublicDiscourse) -- Dateline Oct 4, 1966: The New York Daily News gossip column reported a girl was making the rounds in Manhattan clubs who admitted to being a man in 1965.
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Hyderabad: 'Missing' HCU student found; cops say he has 'mental disorder'

Deccan Chronicle - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
He had been facing some mental disorder and went away himself by driving his bike after he was taken to the health centre," said Assistant Commissioner of Police (Madhapur Division) M Ramana Kumar.

Fresh, Fit and Full of Life: Stigma of mental illness in black communities must come to an end

The Post - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
In black communities, having a mental illness and taking steps to get help is seen as a weakness. You often hear phrases such as “everyone has problems” or “it's all in your head” in reference to someone talking about a mental disorder. There is the ...

Online cognitive therapy may help people with mental disorders

The Hindu - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Effective CBT. Internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) - a talk therapy, may prove to be effective for individuals with a mental disorder, a new study has found. Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) causes a person to have a distorted view of how ...

Mauritius: Health Minister Highlights Necessity to Treat Persons With a Mental Disorder With Respect, Dignity and ... - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
The responsibility of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life as the custodian of the public health to ensure that persons with a mental disorder are treated with respect, dignity and compassion was highlighted this morning by the Minister of Health ...

Accused has 'mental disorder'

Irish Examiner - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
Dr O'Connell told the court that Mr Smyth meets the definition of having a “mental disorder.” Earlier, the court heard Ms Moran died after being stabbed multiple times and suffering an injury to her heart that would have caused “fairly rapid collapse ...

'A treatable mental disorder,not a supernatural phenomenon'

The News International - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
In the absence of proper treatment facilities and awareness, epilepsy, otherwise a fully curable neurological disorder was unfortunately considered a supernatural phenomenon by families in Pakistan, observed neurologists on Monday.
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Assisted Suicide Study Questions Its Use for Mentally Ill

New York Times - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
A new study of doctor-assisted death for people with mental disorders raises questions about the practice, finding that in more than half of approved cases, people declined treatment that could have helped, and that many cited loneliness as an ...