November 21, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Health Tip: Identify Risk Factors for Anorexia

Eating Disorders Pictures Slideshow Binge Eating Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ Binge Eating Disorder Slideshow HealthDay News) — Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that’s triggered by the misperception that a person is overweight. This causes the person to eat less, triggering dangerous weight loss. Latest Mental Health News People

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November 21, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Opioid Crisis Hitting Boomers, Millennials Hardest

Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow: Facts and Statistics OTC and Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow Pictures Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse Slideshow Pictures By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. opioid epidemic seems to be taking its biggest toll on the baby boomer and millennial generations,

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Opioid Epidemic Cost the U.S. Half a Trillion in 2015: Report

Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow: Facts and Statistics OTC and Prescription Drug Abuse Slideshow Pictures Health Risks of Alcohol Abuse Slideshow Pictures The true cost of the U.S. opioid epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, which is six times higher than the most recent estimate, according to the White House Council

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November 20, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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How to Spot an Eating Disorder

Eating Disorders Pictures Slideshow Binge Eating Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ Binge Eating Disorder Slideshow MONDAY, Nov. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Eating disorders are common in the United States. But they’re hard to identify and tough to fix. Latest Mental Health News “Eating disorders are serious conditions that …

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November 19, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Gulf War Illness, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Are Distinct Disorders: Study

Phobias Slideshow Pictures Depression Tips Slideshow Top Concentration Killers Slideshow FRIDAY, Nov. 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The diagnosis and treatment of two conditions — chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness — could improve thanks to the discovery of distinct brain chemistry signatures in people with these disorders, researchers

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November 19, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Teens’ Painkiller Misuse Linked to Dating Violence

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News MONDAY, Nov. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Teens who abuse prescription drugs, like opioid painkillers, are prone to initiating or being victims of dating violence, a new study finds. In a nationwide survey of more than 10,000 teenagers who had dated in

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