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Mireille Chéry

President & Founder, F.I.S.H. Corporation Foundation

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State of mind ? Mental health issues ? A family members, a friend or just someone in the street! How do you cope with it, what can we do?

Many of us have their ways of dealing with mental health issue, this is a tabou subject. Even people that have a member of their family dealing with this issue don't want to talk about it ! Why is that ? What are we afraid of?

Can you suggest a way to better cope and actually help someone with that issue to go better, and by doing so, helping also yourself...need to share on this, is our society have a mental health problem, by not wanting to deal with this important issue ?!!


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  • Sep 7 2011: Mental health refers to our cognitive, and/or emotional wellbeing - it is all about how we think, feel and behave. Mental health, if somebody has it, can also mean an absence of a mental disorder. Approximately 25% of people in the UK have a mental health problem during their lives. The USA is said to have the highest incidence of people diagnosed with mental health problems in the developed world. Your mental health can affect your daily life, relationships and even your physical health. Mental health also includes a person's ability to enjoy life - to attain a balance between life activities and efforts to achieve psychological resilience.

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      Sep 11 2011: 25% in the UK, my God this is major numbers of people, that sad !

      Thanks for the info Daniel !

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      Sep 11 2011: Whats modavigil ????
      • Sep 19 2011: Modavigil is a medicine for people who fall asleep all day and sleep for a very long time (narcolepsy). Modavigil is the Australian brand name. The drug name is Modafinil. Modafinil is the drug that keeps them awake. The website will be referring patients to online pharmacies where they can purchase the drug.Just additional information related to meantal problems...
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          Sep 20 2011: Thank you Daniel T., great information, I appreciate it !!

          Cheers !!

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