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What Differentiates Creative Geniuses From the Rest

The difference between creative geniuses and the rest of us lies in the intensity of interactions of the association cortices. They see things in ways we cannot.
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Fighting Cyberbullying with Empowerment & Designer Dresses

The Believe in Yourself Project was founded by UsTrendy's Sam Sisakhti to help combat cyberbullying and help young girls feel comfortable in their own skin.
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Everything You Need to Know About ADHD

There are approximately 10 million U.S. adults with ADHD. They remain at risk for low self-esteem and occupational failure, especially if they are not treated.
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How Ketamine Infusion Will Transform the Way Depression is Treated

The newest method to treat depression comes is an anesthetic medication, ketamine, that has been used in emergency and operating rooms for more than 50 years.
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Addiction Should Be Seen as a Treatable Disease, Not a Moral...

Unlike other illnesses, addiction is one of the only afflictions where the patient is blamed for their condition even though addiction is a disease and not a character flaw.
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Why Older Gay Men Are Attempting Suicide at a Higher Rate

Urban gay & bisexual men have an attempted suicide rate 3x higher than the overall rate for American men; access to the right resources can help them cope successfully.
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Transgender Suicide is a Public Health Crisis

Transgender suicide is a public health crisis for the estimated 150,000 trans teens and 1.4 million trans adults in the U.S. Policies of the Trump administration could make it worse.
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Child Physical Abuse Exists in All Corners of the Country

There are more than 650,000 substantiated cases of child maltreatment in the U.S. each year. Practitioners in primary care, particularly Pediatrics and Family Medicine, are uniquely poised to not only detect, but also to prevent child abuse.
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DxRx Offers Rehab for Alcohol Abuse on Your Phone

DxRx Medical is a digital health startup that combines objective data (breathalyzer and pill photos) with medication to help people reach their goals for treatment—whether controlled drinking or abstinence.