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Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016 at 08:04 PM EST

Challenges for Men Battling Depression

Challenges for Men Battling Depression

Depression can be one of the most difficult mental illnesses to diagnose – what you may think is “the blues” could be real depression – and speaking up and getting help can be especially challenging for men.

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 07:02 PM EST

Military Families Say Stress of Deployment is Unsustainable

Military Families Say Stress of Deployment is Unsustainable

Researchers Blue Star Families recently surveyed more than 8,300 active duty service members, family members and veterans. And 72 percent of those surveyed said the current rate of military actions is "unsustai...

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 07:44 PM EST

Montgomery County Launches Mental Health Court

Montgomery County Launches Mental Health Court

The new mental health court will focus on those who routinely break the law and, until now, had few options.

Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 at 01:12 PM EST

Rock Opera Hopes to Speak to Suicidal, Depressed Teens

Rock Opera Hopes to Speak to Suicidal, Depressed Teens

The show does deal with mature subject matter and is suited for those in ninth grade or higher, according to the production webpage.

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 07:02 PM EDT

Powderpuff Football Game to Raise Awareness About Teen Suicide

Powderpuff Football Game to Raise Awareness About Teen Suicide

Rival schools in Loudoun County are joining forces to change minds about teen suicide. Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley will play a powderpuff football game Thursday to raise money and awareness. News4's Pat Lawson...

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It can affect anyone at any time. It doesn’t discriminate by age, race, gender, or income. Yet many of us find that mental health and mental illness are tough topics to talk about. That’s why for the next year, NBC4 will shine a light on the subject by providing education, information and hope.

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