Posted on February 19, 2016 by Webtypo
This February 18, 2016 HealthDay article found on the Philly.com website talks about research on 101 Canadians who had been diagnosed with Schizophrenia in which it was found that there was an increased risk of suicide attempts within the group than seen elsewhere.
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Posted on November 9, 2013 by Webtypo
This May 14, 2009 article on thestar.com website talks about empathy and how it is felt by people with Aspberger’s Syndrome or Autism
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Posted on August 22, 2013 by Webtypo
This August 12, 2013 article on the Huffington Post Canada website talks about the ways that people with mental illnesses have their illness downplayed by not only society as a whole, but also by friends and family members closest to them compared to the response these same people might have towards someone breaking their arm, or having cancer.
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