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Breaking Down Barriers: A Series on Schizophrenia Awareness

Breaking Down Barriers: A Series on Schizophrenia Awareness & Advocacy

Welcome to our Blog Series about Schizophrenia! Schizophrenia is a complex and often misunderstood mental health condition that affects millions of people around the world. Despite its prevalence, many people still hold misconceptions about schizophrenia and the people who live with it.

This series of blogs explores the realities of schizophrenia, dispelling common myths, and providing information and resources to those who need it. Whether you or someone you know has been diagnosed with schizophrenia, or you simply want to learn more about this condition, this series is for you.

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psychedelics research

Psychedelics Substance: The History & Future

Psychedelics have been used for centuries in spiritual and medicinal settings, but only recently have they begun to gain acceptance in the scientific community. Research on psychedelics such as LSD, psilocybin, and MDMA is expanding rapidly, with promising findings in treatments for mental health disorders like depression, anxiety, and PTSD, to name a few. 

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Clinical Trials for Mental Illnesses: Demystified

Clinical research is how all treatments reach patients, including medications to treat mental illnesses. All medications currently on the market went through the rigorous stages of the clinical research funnel, and many more are currently being researched. To date, Segal Trials has 57 medications and devices that are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). That’s 57 treatments changing the lives of millions of patients. 

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General Anxiety Disorder Clinical Trial Study

Mental Health Awareness: General Anxiety Disorder

Our focus for 2023 is to raise mental health awareness and to keep a stream of constant communication flowing. 

Raising mental health awareness is an important social issue that needs to be addressed. Conversations encourage people to talk about mental health issues and to know it's completely normal to seek help - if needed. Mental health awareness also helps to reduce the stigma associated with seeking mental health services. When we talk about mental health, we create an environment where people feel safe and supported to talk about their mental health, allowing easier access to services and a better understanding of the needs of individuals experiencing mental health issues.

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Clinical Research Studies for Depression

We Chose a Clinical Trial for Depression and Here's Why

Major depressive disorder (MDD) or Depression is often described as having a loss of interest in daily activities and feeling hopeless. As discussed in our previous blog with Dr. Kakar, A Board Certified Psychiatrist Shares Surprising Facts About Depression, while those are common symptoms, depression varies by every individual. Depression varies by treatments, triggers, and the impact of MDD on a person’s life. In this blog, we’re unpacking those differences and sharing patients’ insights on clinical trials. 

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