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“Shortage Of ADHD Drugs Has Parents, Doctors Scrambling”

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This NPR segment discusses the shortage many are seeing when they try to get their prescription filled for their ADHD medication.  There is an audio version on the page as well that is about 5 minutes or less in length, in addition to a text version of the segment.

“Links to Mental Illness Seen in Fetal Brains: Study”

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This article published on October 26, 2011 on Philly.com talks about studies that have found that genes  pertaining to mental illness seem to be in place before birth.

“Survey finds record low mental-health outlook among college freshmen”

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This article found on November 14, 2011 on Philly.com talks about studies finding that the mental health of college freshmen has dropped by about 3.4 percent which confirming what colleges have been noticing with regards to an increase in need for mental health counseling and other related services by students.

“Mom-to-Be’s Mental State May Affect Child’s Development”

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This article found published on Philly.com’s website on Thursday, November 17, 2011, talks about a recent study indicating that the mental health of Mom before, during and after  pregnancy can effect the unborn child during the pregnancy as well as after birth.

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