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Should we rename schizophrenia?

Over at Medical Daily, Stephanie Castillo has written an article about how some researchers want to rename the illness known as schizophrenia with the hope that it would lessen the stigma associated with it. It has an excellent discussion of … Continue reading

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They are not just words

There’s an interesting end of the year article that came across my feed from NBC news about the harm that’s caused by our colloquial use of mental health terms to describe people in a pejorative fashion for abnormal behaviour. It’s … Continue reading

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