What do you wish people would understand in regards to mental illness and/or mental health?
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I’m a woman in my late 20′s who has been struggling for as long as i remember with mental illness. I only saught help for the first time a couple of years ago and i’ve felt that ever since my emotions have been an open floodgate and i just can’t stop it. 261 more words
Report: VA lobotomized 2,000 disturbed veterans | Army Times | armytimes.com.
The U.S. government lobotomized roughly 2,000 mentally ill veterans — and likely hundreds more — during and after World War II, according to a cache of forgotten memos, letters and government reports unearthed by The Wall Street Journal. 109 more words
I watched a documentary about adults who have eating disorders. People who have children they had to send away to boarding school because they’re in and out of hospital, people who can’t work because they’re so sick… 405 more words