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Being Transgender Is No Longer Considered A Mental Disorder By World Health Organization

Transgender and genderqueer identities, which WHO refers to as “gender incongruence,” are in a section about sexual health conditions in a newly updated version of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD). WHO, which is part of the United Nations, calls the ICD a “bedrock for health statistics” that provides “a holistic look at every as… Health

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World Autism Day: Three signs that can indicate the disorder is present in adults

Autism spectrum disorder, its full name, describes a range of similar conditions, including Asperger syndrome, that affects a person’s social interaction, communication, interests and behaviour. Around one in every 100 people in the UK are estimated to have autism, and it is more boys that are diagnosed with the condition than girls. In children symptoms … Daily Express :: Health ...

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Brain condition warning: THIS neurological disorder is set to grow FASTER than Alzheimer’s

Brain, spine and nerve conditions are collectively known as neurological disorders, and commonly include Alzheimer’s disease, stroke and multiple sclerosis. However, another type of neurological disorder is set to overtake the already high rate of Alzheimer’s growth within decades, according to scientists.  Parkinson’s disease, in which parts of the brain become progressively damaged over the years, will outpace the leading ...

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Riverdale‘s Camila Mendes Opens Up About Her Eating Disorder Struggles

Camila Mendes has teamed up with a nonprofit organization to raise awareness for illnesses that affect so many in devastating ways, and for her, it’s personal: She wants to end stigmas attached to eating disorders, and her involvement in the cause is rooted in her own experiences. The Riverdale star shared that she’s working with Project HEAL before an October ...

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