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Suicide Awareness: Are You Aware?

Suicide Awareness: Are You Aware?

Isaac Taylor, Staff

September 24, 2019

AVONDALE- Suicide is a spreading epidemic and many people with mental illness will often resort to this if they don't have the proper help or resources to help them through the darkness. In 2018 suicide was actually the second leading cause of death in the united states of America with a rate of 14 suicides in ages 10 between 25. As you can see, teens ar...

Understanding Anxiety.

Understanding Anxiety.

Lucero Ramirez, Managing Editor

February 24, 2017

Google search: anxiety, psychiatric definition: "a nervous disorder characterized by a state of excessive uneasiness and apprehension, typically with compulsive behavior or panic attacks." Google search: social anxiety, psychiatric definition: "A chronic mental health condition in which social interactions...

Depression Amongst Teens

Depression Amongst Teens

Jocelyn Chavez, Staff

February 15, 2017

Depression is a sensitive topic to talk about but it is not talked about enough, so let's talk about it. The National institute of Mental Health defines depression as "is a common but serious mood disorder. It causes severe symptoms that affect how you feel, think, and handle daily activities, such...

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