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Mental Illness Awareness Week

As October approaches, people across the country are preparing to recognize Mental Illness Awareness Week. Every year since 1990, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has made an effort to bring awareness of the struggles of mental illness. Congress established the first full week in October as Mental Illness Awareness Week. This year the…

a woman concerned about her friend suffering from meth and mental health

Effects of Meth on Your Mental Health

Crystal methamphetamine addiction is one of the ugliest drug additions you will come across. You have probably seen billboards and TV ads showing the physical effects of meth addiction. But few know the link between meth and mental health issues, which is a significant risk when using this drug. It’s critical to learn how meth…