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VIDEO: This is How Your Genes Affect Your Mental Health

on September 18, 2019

Consider this, mental illness affects nearly 20% of US citizens, including both adults and children.

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What Everyone Needs to Know About Drug Metabolism

on August 28, 2019

Drug therapy is a common part of everyday life, from managing acute illnesses to treating chronic conditions. Nearly 49 percent of people in the United States used at least one prescription drug in the last 30 days, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And that doesn’t count the over-the-counter medications that people also take.

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Mental Illness Comorbidity: The Genetic Connection

on August 26, 2019

Mental illness comorbidity is common—making mental health not as simple as having one diagnosis. Here’s how your genes are involved.

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5 Ways to Help Your Child Deal With ADHD

on July 19, 2019

As any parent knows, children say, and do, some pretty baffling stuff.

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Mental Health Medication: What You Need to Know About Side Effects

on July 11, 2019

When it comes to taking medicines as directed, Americans have a shaky track record.

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Explained: What Is Pharmacogenetics?

on June 18, 2019

Personalization. Every company wants to create unique experiences for its customers. For most industries, that requires digital data and user experience designers. For the medical community, it means assessing your specific genes to determine how you’re likely to respond to specific medications. This is known as pharmacogenetics (PGx).

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Infographic: Mental Health and Medications in the United States

on May 29, 2019

Nearly 20% of people in the United States have a mental health illness—and for about 4% of them, that illness is severe enough that it seriously interferes with their ability to work, sleep, or otherwise take care of their health, according to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).

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HELP STOP SUICIDE

on July 25, 2018

When families are left with devastation and grief after a suicide, many ask why they didn’t see it coming or how they could’ve helped a loved one.

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10 Tips for Tackling Digestive Problems

on June 15, 2018

Do you schedule your day around bathroom breaks, turn down invitations or avoid activities in public because you fear having an accident? Rest assured, you’re not alone. Millions of people suffer from digestive problems every day. This is often the result of bacteria in food, infection, stress, medications or chronic medical conditions, including Colitis, Crohn’s disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). No matter the cause, anyone who has frequent digestive problems faces daily challenges.

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Mental Health in the LGBTQ Community and Finding Treatment

on June 08, 2018

It’s time to end the stigma surrounding mental health in the LGBTQ community and acknowledge the millions who struggle with intolerance and suffer in silence. We can find hope and healing in mental health treatment while breaking down the behaviors that contribute to mental health conditions.

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