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What side are your lines?

Mine will be on my left. I will also have some on the right. Those lines will be hearts and stars, signifying that the hopes and dreams of those suffering will one day come true.

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Banana Power

This is interesting. After reading this, you’ll never look at a banana in the same way again.Bananas contain three natural sugars – sucrose, fructose and glucose combined with fiber. A banana gives an instant, sustained and substantial boost of energy.Research […]

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Direct Association Between Type 2 Diabetes And Obesity Found

Obesity has been historically known as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, and now a key mechanism has been found in the immune system that plays a part in the development of obesity-linked type 2 diabetes.The outcome was found […]

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Late-Life Depression Associated With Prevalent Mild Cognitive Impairment, Increased Risk of Dementia

Depression in a group of Medicare recipients ages 65 years and older appears to be associated with prevalent mild cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia, according to a report published Online First by Archives of Neurology, a JAMA […]

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Diabetes + Depression = Increased Risk of Death

Review Finds People living with diabetes who also have untreated depression are at increased risk of death, according to a new evidence review in General Hospital Psychiatry. More than 42,000 patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and depression […]

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Depressed Stroke Survivors May Face Triple the Risk of Death

People who are depressed after a stroke may have a tripled risk of dying early and four times the risk of death from stroke than people who have not experienced a stroke or depression, according to a study released January […]

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Link Between Creativity and Mental Illness Confirmed in Large-Scale Swedish Study

People in creative professions are treated more often for mental illness than the general population, there being a particularly salient connection between writing and schizophrenia. This according to researchers at Karolinska Institutet, whose large-scale Swedish registry study is the most […]

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Delivering Family-Focused Therapy To Youths And Adolescents With Mental Health Problems

Approximately 14 percent of individuals suffering from depression and other mental health issues in the United States are minorities in underserved communities, yet very few medications or psychosocial interventions have been developed utilizing the participation of these groups. This year, […]

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Depression – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Works When Drugs Don't

Combining cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) with antidepressants as treatment for people with depression is three times more likely to make them feel better when antidepressants alone fail to work. This news, published Online First in The Lancet, is very promising […]

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Gene Variations Linked To Higher Risk Of Bipolar Disorder

Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified small variations in a number of genes that are closely linked to an increased risk of bipolar disorder, a mental illness that affects nearly six million Americans, […]

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