Mental illness or emotional problems can affect anyone. If you or a loved one is having difficulties coping, it's important to know you do not have to struggle alone.
Half of all Americans will experience a mental illness during their lifetime. The numbers of U.S. adults (age 18 and older) who suffer from mental illnesses:
In collaboration with the World Health Organization, writer and illustrator Matthew Johnstone tells the story of overcoming the "black dog of depression."
Any part of your body can get a disease. This includes your
Anyone can get a mental illness at any time. It can start as a
result of a traumatic event or from a lot of stress.
Mental illnesses are the leading cause of disability in the
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, How Common is Mental Illness?, mh-ahc-14871; alcoholaddiction.info
Allina Health's Patient Education Department
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