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Stigma And Discrimination

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Upon research I discovered that about 42% of people with mental illnesses face stigma and discrimination at least once a month. About 58% of sufferers say the stigma and discrimination is as damaging or harder to deal with than the mental illness itself. 63% of people know someone with a mental illness. 2.6 million adults deal with scitzophrinia. Depression affects 15.7 million people have depression. 6.2 million people have bipolar disorder. About 9.2 million people have ADHD (Attention Deficite Hyperactive Disorder) about 61 million people deal with some sort of mental
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