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Anxiety Disorders Increase Risk of Substance Abuse and Suicide

Over one third of people with Generalized Anxiety Disorder self-medicate with drugs or alcohol, reported Dr. Kirk Murphy at the 19th Annual David Berman Conference on Concurrent Disorders on May 25, 2011. Concurrent Disorders are what the mental health community … Continue reading

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Depression linked to genes in two studies

Depression linked to genes in two studies. Two new studies link Depression to chromosomes, supporting evidence of a genetic link for this disorder.  I hope that this research helps to reduce the stigma of mental illness, and assists people in … Continue reading

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