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Elections and Mental Health

James Kingsland | Medical News Today https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/presidential-election-results-may-impact-voters-mental-health A study from the University of California people experienced stress, depression and problems with emotions...
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Police and mental health

Street Sense | Patch https://patch.com/district-columbia/washingtondc/what-can-happen-when-police-respond-mental-health-crisis-dc A Black man reportedly suffering from schizophrenia, homeless and shackled at Black Lives Matter Plaza. Polices of...
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Toxic Positivity?

Professor Jennie Hudson | Macquarie University https://lighthouse.mq.edu.au/article/please-explain/august-2020/what-is-toxic-positivity A healthy mind is a good balance between pessimism and optimism. If you are looking...
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National Breastfeeding Awareness Month.

World Economic Forum | Tertia van Der Walt https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/07/whats-needed-to-stop-needless-maternal-deaths-among-women-in-vulnerable-populations/ The COVID-19 crisis is worsening conditions for women across the world, disrupting access...
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Let’s break mental health stigma

Megan Rivers | WUSA90 https://www.wusa9.com/article/news/local/dc/mental-health-black-communities-minorities-bipoc-mental-health-awareness-silence-the-shame/65-62b6dfd8-17cb-4599-bfec-6786f8893722 The American Psychiatric Association studies the disparities in mental health among racial and cultural lines. According to...
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Outdoor Light Linked to Mental Health

Press Release | National Institute of Mental Health https://www.nimh.nih.gov/news/science-news/2020/outdoor-light-linked-with-teens-sleep-and-mental-health.shtml A large-scale study of U.S. funded by the National Institute of Mental Health...
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Coronavirus impact on people of color.

Maria Cohut, Ph.D | Medical News Today https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/covid-19-mental-health-impact-on-people-of-color-and-minority-groups Coronavirus have consequences for mental health. People of color, people of various ethnic groups...
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