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Month: January 2020

Mental health declining among older U.S. adults, poor hardest hit

By ezsiteadmin / January 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

Friday, January 03, 2020 1:08 p.m. CST By Lisa Rapaport KFGO https://kfgo.com/news/articles/2020/jan/03/mental-health-declining-among-older-us-adults-poor-hardest-hit/971289/?refer-section=health (Reuters Health) – Many older Americans have experienced more days of poor mental health in recent years, particularly … Read more

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Owning a Dog in Childhood May Reduce Risk of Developing Schizophrenia, Study Finds

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Thu, Jan 09, 2020 By Hunter Moyler Newsweek https://www.newsweek.com/owning-dog-childhood-may-reduce-risk-developing-schizophrenia-later-life-study-finds-1478285 Childhood exposure to dogs may reduce a person’s likelihood of developing schizophrenia as an adult, according to a study published this … Read more

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6 Ways You Can Help A Loved One On Their Healing Journey

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Dec. 26, 2019 By Shainna Ali NAMI https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/December-2019/6-Ways-You-Can-Help-a-Loved-One-on-Their-Healing-J Take a moment to consider all the people in your life: your coworkers, friends, family. At any given time, 1 in 5 of these individuals is … Read more

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NAMI Board Of Directors Names Daniel H. Gillison, Jr. As New Chief Executive

By ezsiteadmin / January 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

Dec 18 2019 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Press-Media/Press-Releases/2019/NAMI-Board-of-Directors-Names-Daniel-H-Gillison-Jr-As-New-Chief-Executive NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected … Read more

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NAMI Family to Family course offered in Waltham

By ezsiteadmin / January 6, 2020 / Comments Off on NAMI Family to Family course offered in Waltham

A FREE Educational Course for Family Members, Partners, and Friends of Individuals Affected by Mental Illness Thursdays  6:30-9:00 pm starting January 16, 2020 in Waltham, MA The NAMI Family to Family … Read more

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