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Brain Chemistry Influencing Mental Health

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Brain Chemistry Influencing Mental Health

Brain Chemistry Influencing Mental Health

Brain Chemistry Influencing Mental Health

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How does the brain's wiring contribute to mental illness? For insight, Farai Chideya talks with psychiatrist Dr. Carl C. Bell about the role of psychiatric drugs in treatment.

Then, Rebecca Walker — author of Baby Love — discusses her own experiences with psychiatric medication and the challenges she faced following the birth of her child.