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We are talking openly about mental illnesses and addictions now more than ever – and that’s a good thing. Efforts to address the stigma associated with mental illnesses have made it easier for people who have been suffering in silence to seek help.

Mental illness: Can improved awareness break through the stigma?

David Kates.
Canada.com