Welcoming the Residents of Richmond and Scotland Counties
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First Mental Health Fair Aims to Reduce Stigmas With its upcoming fair, a local advocacy group hopes to dispel some of the myths associated with mental illness. Patricia Laughlin, vice president of the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Moore County, says the nonprofit’s inaugural Mental Health Fair will shed...
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Drastic changes in mood or behavior; seeing, hearing or believing things that aren’t real; feeling sad or withdrawn for weeks at a time—these are all warning signs of a mental health condition. Many people don’t realize that half of all cases of mental illness appear by age 14, and three-quarters...
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More than 10,000 children will participate in study of brain, social, emotional, and cognitive development. Recruitment for the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) study, the largest long-term study of brain development and child health in the United States, began today. The landmark study by the National Institutes of Health will...
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