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What Are the Signs of Bipolar Disorder?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: February 1, 2023 Updated: January 19, 2023 Bipolar disorder affects an estimated 1% of the global population and is more common in females than in males. Elevated moods, followed by long periods of melancholy, are the common signs of bipolar disorder. Since the intensity of symptoms of bipolar…

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Treatment Options for Active Military Who Struggle with PTSD

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 26, 2023 Updated: December 28, 2022 PTSD is a mental health condition resulting from exposure to a traumatic event. While anyone can develop PTSD at any time, it has long been most commonly associated with military veterans. Due to the nature of their work and experiences, military…

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Payment Options for Mental Health Treatment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 20, 2023 Updated: December 28, 2022 Access to mental health treatment, especially affordable care, is a significant concern in the United States. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), less than half of the 60 million American adults and children with mental health conditions receive…

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What Are Harm Reduction Programs?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 18, 2023 Updated: January 19, 2023 Many opinions are being thrown around these days about the best ways to combat the opioid epidemic. Our President recently told us that the best method was going to be anti-drug advertisements. Other people say it’s funding more opioid addiction treatment…

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Why Is Substance Abuse Common in Active Military?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 16, 2023 Updated: December 28, 2022 Most of us go on in our daily lives without thinking that millions of Americans are engaged in active military pursuits. According to the Department of Defense, there are over two million uniformed service members, about half of which are 25…

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Trauma Treatment for Children of Military Families

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 9, 2023 Updated: December 28, 2022 Service members and their families experience life much differently than their non-military counterparts. Family separation, frequent moves, and service-related physical and mental health challenges are just some of the factors that put children of military families at higher risk for exposure…

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Why Your Mental Health as a Veteran Matters to Others

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 4, 2023 Updated: January 19, 2023 Americans highly regard the men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces. Their bravery and selflessness in serving as protectors of our nation and our freedoms deserve our honor, respect, and gratitude. These jobs are physically, mentally, and…

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Suicidal Thoughts: What They Are and How You Should Respond

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 28, 2022 Updated: November 18, 2022 Suicide, the act of intentionally taking one’s own life, is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and claims nearly 47,000 lives annually. The rates of attempted suicide, harming oneself…

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The Connections Between the LGBTQ Community and Mental Health

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 20, 2022 Updated: December 22, 2022 Mental health refers to our psychological state of well-being. Our mental well-being impacts how we think, feel, and act as we navigate daily life. It influences how we manage stress, how we interact with others, and how we make decisions. Research…

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