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Eating Disorder Hashtags in Social Media

“Instagram has placed more hashtags which could promote eating disorders on an "unsearchable" list after a BBC investigation found that users were finding ways around the platform's filters”. A Google…
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The Disparity Between Telemedicine and Substance Abuse Treatment

Studies are showing that depression and anxiety rates are increasing among individuals in the United States, access to mental healthcare is becoming more expensive, and clients are rapidly outnumbering mental…
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Weight Loss in Adolescents Can Worsen in Adulthood

Research on weight loss in adolescents has shown that as many as one-third of adolescents and two-thirds of adults engage in dieting. Unhealthy forms of weight control often begin in…
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Top Eight Inspiring Eating Disorder Blogs for 2018

Eating disorders affect 20 million women and 10 million men in the United States. Anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality rate out of any mental health disorder. Many individuals will…
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Top Recovery Apps to Help Both Clients and Therapists

The education and training needed to become a successful mental health and addiction counselor will never be substituted by the use of technology such as smartphones. However, these technological advances…
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Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark

Yield: 16 servings Exchanges: 1 serving = 1 starch, 1 fat Total Time: Prep: 15 minutes + Chilling Ingredients   6 ounces dark chocolate baking chocolate, chopped 1 cup crushed…
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The Deadly Effects of Quitting Alcohol

Approximately 16 million people in the United States have an alcohol use disorder, defined by the National Institutes of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism as "compulsive alcohol use, loss of control…
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In the News: Advanced Directives and Mental Health

Advance directives are written instructions that you prepare to help guide your medical care and psychiatric care. They apply in certain situations, such as if you are terminally ill or…
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In the News: Mental Health Workers are on Strike in California

“Thousands of psychologists, therapists, social workers, and psychiatric nurses are currently on a five-day strike against Kaiser Permanente at more than 100 facilities across California, demanding one of the nation's…
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