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New Grants to Help States Expand Comprehensive, High-Quality Behavioral Health Care

Today, our nation took a major step forward in helping communities build their capacity to provide quality behavioral health care and treatment for Americans who experience mental illnesses and addictions, including those with serious mental illnesses.  This is critically important.  As the results of SAMHSA’s 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health show, there

2015-10-19T16:28:52-08:00October 19th, 2015|Tags: , , |

Accelerating Access to Mental Health Treatment

Access to affordable, quality health care without discrimination or bias should be the expectation, not the exception, in mental health treatment. According to SAMHSA’s 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 43.6 million people had a mental illness in the past year. But fewer than half received treatment. That’s one in five Americans

2015-10-05T16:44:46-08:00October 5th, 2015|Tags: , |

High Blood Pressure – Causes and Effects

Blood pressure is the most common illness all over the world. Blood Pressure means and what high or low blood pressure portends. Well to set the records straight, the heart pumps blood that is circulated throughout the body by vessels called arteries and veins. The arteries take blood away from the heart to all parts

2017-10-14T03:59:02-08:00November 12th, 2014|Tags: , , |

Recovery From Addiction To Drugs

Treatment should take the whole person into account and help to form a new way of living. It is seen to be addressing a brain illness, not a mental illness and so deals with the physical body, to repair it's integrity and stabilise it's health.

2017-10-14T04:00:34-08:00July 3rd, 2014|Tags: , |
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