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Editorial: Mental Illness is Too Often Overlooked

Alina Zang, Layout

October 30, 2019

Depression. Anxiety. Schizophrenia. Those are just a few of the many mental illnesses out there. Millions of people deal with disorders like these everyday, having to suffer through symptoms such as  a severe lack of motivation, difficulty differentiating fiction from reality, a feeling of constant ...

Researchers reveal ways to beat seasonal depression

The winter season calls for less sun and snow storms which can lead to Seasonal Depression. During the winter months, people tend to stay indoors and not get sunlight which can add to the possibility of SAD. ( J Voitus/ CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Elaina Joyner, Reporter

January 12, 2018

It only comes in the dark and gloomy days of winter. Seasonal Depression can also be known by "winter blues,” "winter depression,” and "summer depression.” Seasonal depression is short for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Seasonal Depression impacts 1% to 2% of people, mostly women and...

Mentally Ill People Aren’t Violent

March 7, 2016

By: Brenna Holycross Everyday people are looked at differently because of the way media portrays them. One group of people are the mentally ill. An ABC news poll taken October 15-18, 2015, recorded that sixty-three percent of respondents blamed a deficient mental health care system as the prime reas...

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