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The Spoon Theory by Christine Miserandino

I just read this article by by Christine Miserandino called The Spoon Theory.

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She describes how and when she came up with this way of communicating to others, what having an invisible illness is like. 137 more words

Mental Illness

...... mental health and thresholds in chi town

Excerpted from a North Carolina study: ‘Those who were arrested, and received less mental health treatment, cost the government $95,000 during the study period. Those not arrested received more treatment and cost the government approximately $68,000 during the study period’.. 576 more words

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Trending N'at: Demi Lovato Speaks Out On Living With Mental Illness

In 2010, Demi Lovato exited the Jonas Brothers World Tour early and entered rehab for “emotional and physical issues” and is now speaking out about living with mental illness. 318 more words

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friday morning

I finally lay down and tried to sleep at around 2 AM. I tossed and turned all night long. Did not really sleep at all. Brought Nitro on the bed with me for a while, I always feel safer with him on the bed with me. 160 more words

Quote of the day

“There’s a lot of stress out there, and to handle it, you just need to believe in yourself; always go back to the person that you know you are, and don’t let anybody tell you any different, because everyone’s special and everyone’s awesome.”
McKayla Maroney