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May is Mental Health Month. Read what Church leaders have taught about it [Video]

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have often taught about the importance of mental health. Here’s a look at some of the things they’ve said about the reality of mental illness and how to work through various mental health struggles. 

The reality of mental health challenges

Sister Reyna Isabel Aburto, second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency, taught during her October 2019 general conference address: “It is normal to feel sad or worried once in a while. Sadness and anxiety are natural human emotions. However, if we are constantly sad and if our pain blocks our ability to feel the love of our Heavenly Father and His Son and the influence of the Holy Ghost, then we may be suffering from depression, anxiety or another emotional condition.”

The cause of depression or anxiety can sometimes be identified, but not always, she explained. “Our brains may suffer because of stress or staggering fatigue, which can sometimes be improved …

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Is being 'WOKE' a sign of mental illness? The Federalist's Joy Pullman shares her theory [Video]

The Federalist's Joy Pullmann joined "Stu Does America" to discuss her column equating "wokeness" with mental illness. Joy explains to Stu Burguiere her theory that there is much more to being "woke" than people think.According to Joy, mental illness and wokeness are difficult for many people to ...

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8 Signs A Guy Secretly Likes You [Video]

Is there someone special you have your eye on but you just can’t seem to figure out how he feels about you? When it comes to understanding guys and their feelings, a lot of the time they can be hard to read. Most guys aren’t as open or comfortable expressing their feelings as those of the fairer sex. Here are some tips to help you figure out when a guy likes you but is hiding it. Do you have a crush you'd like to impress? Here are a few tips: https://youtu.be/9HiaVFKiHNA Writer: Chloe Avenasa Script Editor: Vanessa Tao Script Manager: Kelly Soong VO: Amanda Silvera Animator: Hinata Honda References: Pines, A. (2001). The role of gender and culture in romantic attraction. European Psychologist, 6(2), 96.Fehr, B. (2013). The social psychology of love. The Oxford Handbook of Close Relationships, 201-233.Schmitt, D. P., Couden, A., & Baker, M. (2001). The effects of sex differences and temporal context on feelings of romantic desire: An experimental evaluation of sexual strategies theory. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27(7), 833-847.Hall, J. A., & Xing, C. (2015). The verbal and nonverbal correlates of the five flirting styles. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 39(1), 41-68.

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Naomi Osaka is getting a lot of support from some of her famous fans and fellow athletes. The tennis star announced on Monday that she would not be competing in the French Open, and candidly opened up about her struggles with depression and social anxiety. The truth is that I []

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