Impulsivity And Access To Means Drive Rising U.S. Suicide Rate

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The Self That's Left When Memories Fade

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How Would Better Mental Health Care Reduce Gun Violence?

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Dementia Takes The Stage In 'The Other Place'

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President Obama signs a series of executive orders Wednesday about the administration's gun law proposals as Vice President Biden and children who wrote letters to the White House about gun violence look on. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama's Plans For Guns Put Focus On Mental Health Of The Young

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Hard To Identify Many Mass Murders As Mentally Ill Beforehand

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Critics: Mentally Ill Patients' Confidentiality Compromised In New York's Gun Law

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The Buzz On Silent Retreats

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Scientists have found that bilingual seniors are better at skills that can fade with age than their monolingual peers. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Preventing Mass Violence A Balance Of An Individual's Rights, Community's Safety

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Meredith Was, a senior at the University of Virginia, heads a chapter of the mental health advocacy group Active Minds. Jenny Gold for NPR hide caption

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Triage System Helps Colleges Treat Mentally Ill Students

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Members of the boys basketball team from Dimond High School in Anchorage, Alaska, celebrate their 2012 state championship victory. Psychological research shows that sports camaraderie improves teenagers' mental health. Charles Pulliam/AP hide caption

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Why Exercise May Do A Teenage Mind Good

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You Can't See It, But You'll Be A Different Person In 10 Years

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