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2010-08-23 08:30:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Mental health is a hot button issue in today's society. People worry about the safety, cost, and multiple side-effects of anti-depressants and other psychoactive medications. Everyone wants to find peace of mind, contentment and happiness, but for many this struggle can prove overwhelming. Author and world organic food movement pioneer Paul Huljich addresses this issue in a Ning community he created for his organization MWellA (Mind Wellness Awareness)...

2010-08-23 09:24:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent report issued by the MacArthur Foundation Research Network, one in five teens suffers from a diagnosable mental disorder. Young people with a history of mental disorders face great adversity in life. Nearly 40% of youth with mental disorders either drop out of high school, have unplanned pregnancies, take to drugs or alcohol and become convicted criminals. Many of these troubled youth inevitably become runaways or are abandoned to...

2010-07-26 12:36:00

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the biggest health problems facing the United States today is childhood obesity. According to the U.S. Surgeon General, the percentage of overweight children in the United States is growing at an alarming rate, with 1 out of 3 kids now considered overweight or obese. Many kids are spending less time exercising and more time in front of the TV, computer, or video game-console. And today's busy families have fewer free moments to prepare nutritious,...

2010-06-02 09:06:00

NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- This past Memorial Day honored those Americans who have died in military service including over 4,000 in Iraq and 1,000 fallen soldiers in Afghanistan. According to the latest Pentagon study, released in April this year, nearly 20 percent--or one in five returning war veterans--reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or major depression. The study also reports that approximately half of them sought treatment. Memorial Day this year...

2010-05-26 10:47:00

NEW YORK, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- May is Mental Health Month. Mental health issues affect all of society in some way, shape, or form. It is estimated that one in three Americans have a diagnosable and treatable mental disorder at some point in their lives. According the American Psychiatric Association (APA), the number one obstacle in treating mental illness is stigma. Paul Huljich knows these statistics well. Yet in his recently published book, Betrayal of Love and Freedom...

2010-05-14 08:08:00

NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 4,000 New Yorkers took to the streets last Saturday to walk for those affected by mental illness, in the fourth-annual 5K Walk for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of New York City. Among them was New Zealander and organic food pioneer Paul Huljich who arrived on this overcast Saturday morning to launch a book which reveals how he cured himself of Bipolar condition over ten years ago. Published to celebrate Mental Health Month, BETRAYAL OF...


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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