depression

Fireworks in Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
July 03, 2020 - 2:16 pm
More fireworks than usual have been heard all across the country in recent weeks — all ahead of the Fourth of July weekend — so there’s a growing concern for veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. Read more here.
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A sad person siting in a dark room
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KYW Staff
June 26, 2020 - 2:23 pm
According to research, depression can impact one out of every six of us at some point in our lives. Read more here.
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Quarantine
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Hadas Kuznits
June 05, 2020 - 1:42 pm
As Philadelphia and the rest of southeastern Pennsylvania enter the “yellow” phase, in accordance with the governor's reopening plan, more people are feeling anxious about returning to life with loosened restrictions. Read more here.
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online shopping
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Justin Udo
May 11, 2020 - 2:32 pm
While many Americans are in self-isolation until further notice, some have picked up an obsessive homebound habit: online shopping. But if you’re not careful, the impulse can quickly evolve into an addictive habit. Read more here.
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Food pantry
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AP News
April 24, 2020 - 8:36 am
Unemployment in the U.S. is swelling to levels last seen during the Great Depression of the 1930s, with 1 in 6 American workers thrown out of a job by the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Harvard Medical School student Aliya Feroe, of Minneapolis, Minn., poses for a photograph on the school's campus, in Boston on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019.
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AP News
February 20, 2020 - 11:34 am
Ask any LGBTQ patient about awkward doctor visits and chances are they'll have a story to tell. When being heterosexual is presumed even in doctors' offices, those who identify otherwise can feel marginalized and less likely to seek medical care, contributing to health problems that include high...
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Governor Phil Murphy announces new initiatives to support youth mental health in Maple Shade on February 11, 2020.
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David Madden
February 11, 2020 - 4:06 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy visited Maple Shade High School to unveil a plan he hopes will put mental health concerns for young people on par with physical ones. Read more here.
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Young boy sitting alone at school.
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Lynne Adkins
January 20, 2020 - 4:30 am
Every child gets sad at one time or another, but how do you determine if it's a bigger problem? Read more here.
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George Zimmerman
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CBS News
December 04, 2019 - 4:17 pm
George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted in the 2012 death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, is suing Martin's family, prosecutors and others involved in the case for $100 million. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, he claimed that the case relied on false evidence and cites "malicious prosecution...
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