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Mental Illness Should Not Be Treated As a Joke

Mental Illness Should Not Be Treated As a Joke

Nicole Kalpin, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

"Florida weather is so bi-polar." This is a common use of the term that I've heard over the years. As a person growing up with a parent that suffers from bi-polarism, hearing this aggravates me. Both bi-polar disorder and depression are seen as a joke by many people. Depression is a period of...

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