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Rats learn to drive tiny cars, could advance human mental health treatment

November 8, 2019

Posted: 7:10 AM, Oct 24, 2019 Updated: 6:10 AM, Oct 24, 2019 By CNN Rats have learned how to drive and steer their own tiny cars in exchange for Froot Loops. That’s a feat on its own. But the real discovery in the study — and its wider implications for human mental health treatment — was found in […]

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Secret Recipe: Former Cleveland restaurateur Steve Schimoler opens up about his mental illness diagnosis

Published: 6:11 AM EST November 5, 2019 Updated: 2:40 PM EST November 5, 2019 By WKYC Staff Everyone has a special family recipe. That favorite go-to dish when they crave feelings of comfort, nostalgia and love. And, every family faces their own challenges. Struggles such as mental illness, addiction, financial strain and loss are universal. They […]

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The Xbox studio battling mental illness with video games and neuroscience

October 29, 2019 By Jackson Ryan CNET Senua sees things that aren’t really there. Villages burning to the ground. Norse runes bleeding color. Lumbering giants wearing skull-masks and swinging heavy blades. Sometimes, she hears voices whispering in her ears. Her hallucinations are frightening and alien, but to her, they feel as real as the […]

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Why smokers could be at greater risk of mental illness

November 6, 2019, 4:13pm By Hannah Sparks New York Post Add this to the miles-long list of reasons to not smoke. Cigarette smokers and their children are more likely to suffer depression and schizophrenia, according to a new study. The findings by scientists at the University of Bristol in the UK supports growing evidence […]

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How Families Can Work Together

Nov. 04, 2019 By Izzy Gonçalves NAMI Over 15 years, my spouse and I struggled with her severe bipolar I disorder. We went through weeks-long psychiatric hospitalizations, disrupted relationships and stalled personal and professional goals. Eventually, I took grudging ownership of her treatment. We resented each other, and we didn’t work together. I now know […]

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NAMI Applauds HHS For Removing Barriers To Treatment For People With Serious Mental Illness

11/6/2019 NAMI Today, the federal government announced the approval of the first-of-its-kind Medicaid demonstration project that aims to broaden treatment services available to Medicaid beneficiaries with serious mental illness and serious emotional disturbance in the District of Columbia. Read full article

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