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Annual event in southern Utah highlights suicide prevention and sparks hope during the holiday season

Annual event in southern Utah highlights suicide prevention and sparks hope during the holiday season

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Sponsors an International Suicide Survivors Day, November 2022 | File image, St. George News ST. GEORGE-On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention sponsors an International Suicide Survivors Day for people across the country. Teresa Willie, prevention specialist for Washington County, helped organize this event for …

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On the streets of the city, fear and hope as the mayor launches a campaign to eliminate the mentally ill

On the streets of the city, fear and hope as the mayor launches a campaign to eliminate the mentally ill

It was after dark Tuesday in Manhattan’s Washington Square Park when Meeka Brown, 48, learned that Mayor Eric Adams had announced a citywide push for authorities to evict those with the disease. of severe, untreated mental illness from the streets and subways of New York – even against their will, and even if they are …

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Rare success in Alzheimer's disease research opens hope for future therapies

Rare success in Alzheimer’s disease research opens hope for future therapies

CHICAGO, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The first big breakthrough in 30 years of Alzheimer’s disease research is giving impetus to clinical trials of “cocktail” treatments targeting the two hallmark proteins associated with the mind-stealing disease, according to interviews with researchers and pharmaceutical executives. Drugmakers Eisai Co Ltd (4523.T) and Biogen (BIIB.O) announced in September that …

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RVBH will offer 'Hope for the Holidays' with a mental health training course

RVBH will offer ‘Hope for the Holidays’ with a mental health training course

RiverValley Behavioral Health seeks to help tackle mental health issues with its “Hope for the Holidays” campaign starting in December. The campaign will provide free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training in Daviess, Henderson, Ohio, Union and Webster counties through January to help ‘ease depression and mental health crises’ during the period. festivals. Dr. Wanda …

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