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What Is CTE? All About Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the Disease Plaguing Former American Football Players

What Is CTE? All About Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the Disease Plaguing Former American Football Players

Originally posted 05/24/2016 09:30PM

Famed BMX biker Dave Mirra, who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in February, was found to have CTE, a brain disease that has been diagnosed in a number of former professional football players.

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Kristen Bell Discusses Dealing with Anxiety and Depression: 'I Shatter a Little Bit When I Think People Don't Like Me'

Originally posted 05/06/2016 12:15AM

Kristen Bell wants you to know there's no shame in dealing with anxiety or depression.

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Happy 30th Birthday, Amanda Bynes: Inside the Healthier Life of the Former Child Star

UpdatePosted 04/03/2016 01:55PM

Happy 30th Birthday, Amanda Bynes: Inside the Healthier Life of the Former Child Star

Originally posted 04/01/2016 12:25PM

After growing up in the public eye and weathering a turbulent few years, Amanda Bynes is turning 30 healthier than ever – and with a decidedly lower profile.

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Sean Astin on Mom Patty Duke's Bipolar Disorder: 'We Were All in the Storm Together'

Sean Astin on Mom Patty Duke's Bipolar Disorder: 'We Were All in the Storm Together'

Originally posted 04/01/2016 03:45PM

Patty Duke sought to raise public awareness of mental health issues when she shared her bipolar diagnosis with the world in her 1987 memoir, Call Me Anna.

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Kimberly Williams-Paisley Leaned on Country Superstar Husband Brad Paisley During Her Mother's Struggle with Dementia: 'He Keeps Me Laughing'

Kimberly Williams-Paisley Leaned on Country Superstar Husband Brad Paisley During Her Mother's Struggle with Dementia: 'He Keeps Me Laughing'

Originally posted 03/31/2016 02:30PM

When Kimberly Williams-Paisley was coping with the worst moments of her mother's early-onset dementia, her husband, country superstar Brad Paisley, was by her side the entire way.

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Robert De Niro Reveals His Son Has Autism: Inside His Life as a Father

Robert De Niro Reveals His Son Has Autism: Inside His Life as a Father

Originally posted 03/28/2016 11:55AM

Robert De Niro has revealed that his son Elliot has autism.

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Glenn Close Joins #MindfulAllies Campaign to Help End Stigma Around Mental Illness

Glenn Close Joins #MindfulAllies Campaign to Help End Stigma Around Mental Illness

Originally posted 01/25/2016 06:20PM

Glenn Close is doing her part to help end the stigma around mental illness.

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Charlie Sheen Concedes He 'Might' Be Bipolar: 'I've Come This Far, Might as Well Fix It All'

Originally posted 01/19/2016 10:20AM

Charlie Sheen continues to address his struggles.

The actor has appeared on The Dr. Oz Show three times this month to discuss his struggles with substance abuse as well as what he's learned about his HIV diagnosis. During his Monday appearance on the talk show, he also opened up about potential mental health issues.

When asked by Dr. Mehmet Oz if he's ever thought he might be manic, Sheen said he has been described and "diagnosed" as that before, saying there are "certain medical opinions, certain personal opinions that I might be bipolar."

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Oprah Opens Up About Coming 'Face-to-Face' with Her Friends' Mental Illness

Originally posted 01/07/2016 12:20PM

For Oprah Winfrey, the national conversation on mental illness is personal.

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Calista Flockhart Calls Ally McBeal Costar Lisa Nicole Carson 'Brave' for Sharing Her Story About Bipolar Disorder

Originally posted 12/22/2015 07:55AM

They were a memorable duo on one of the hottest TV shows of the late '90s: Calista Flockhart as the winsome and lovesick lawyer Ally McBeal and Lisa Nicole Carson, who played her curvy and confident roommate and sidekick, D.A. Renee Raddick.

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