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Research continues to emerge linking certain personality types to an increased risk for a variety of mental health conditions. Do you identify with any of the descriptions in this infographic?

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from UPMC HealthBeat

Infographic: 5 Types of Mental Illness

The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that more than 45 million Americans have a mental illness in any given year. Learn more about 5 types.

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Mood Disorder NOS is a general term for any mood disorder that isn’t included under its own term in the DSM-IV.
from Health Blog

What is Mood Disorder NOS?

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I feel like these are pretty good. Everyone has to deal with these thoughts, but for people with mental illness it complicates things even more.

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Drug and alcohol addiction affects 22.1 million people in the United States. For some addicts, their struggle is more complicated. Research shows tha

Drug and alcohol addiction affects 22.1 million people in the United States. For some addicts, their struggle is more complicated. Research shows tha

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Drugs are not the answer either. The basics of health must be met first: nutrition, sunshine and fresh air, exercise, connectedness to a community, followed by reality testing, CBT type work and mindfulness. These things bring wellness and recovery.

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