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Do you have asparagus?

kermithefrog
laurensboiii

No words to say. Just need to know. PLEASE....

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

Should Recreational Marijuana Be Legal In All States?

laurensjohnnyboi
Heather61

I say yes it should be legal in all states. It has been helping those with mental disabilities tremendously, So if those who have far more minor issues, But it could still help them, Shouldn't it be legal recreationally....

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Updated 18 Hours Ago

There Should Be a Fine if You Are Not Recently Up To Date With Your Vaccines

AKMath
YeshuaBought

btw what I mean is, You have 3. 5 months after you need a vaccine to get it. If you don't in 3. 5 months (without a great reason) you'll be fined. Any anti-vacciners out there?...

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Updated 6 Hours Ago

Crime and Mental Health are linked

shania.a
1365666

We know that mental illness is a risk factor for the criminal justice system involvement. Studies have shown that majority if offenders have mental disorders. Through this high statistics it has shown that this pattern is proving that mental health does have an affect/impact on crime. Kleptomania, Is a rare mental health that causes people to have the inability to resist urges to steal. Kleptomania is a type of impulse control disorder and many people have difficulty to resist the temptation. Cr...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

There is no stigma surrounding mental health issues in Australia

jessicabeltempo
JacintaBorrello

Firstly, No stigma helps people not to feel discriminated when asking professionals for help and getting the treatment and support they need. Meaning that Australia is a place where people feel free to talk about their problems, This is supported because Australia is a country trying to work on lowering mental illness statistics. Stigma also does not affect everyone with a mental illness in the same way it would for other people, Therefore it can vary from person to person meaning some groups of...

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Anxiety improves performance

clare.kelly
alyssad

According to the American Psychological Association, Anxiety is "an emotion characterized by feelings of tension, Worried thoughts, And physical changes, Like increased blood pressure. " The symptoms vary from person to person and depend on the magnitude of the perceived threat. Anxiety is a normal, Healthy emotion. It"s meant to alert you to danger. When you encounter a dangerous situation, Your fight or flight response is activated. That surge of energy encourages you take action that will kee...

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Updated 2 Days Ago

Healthcare for all in the US

Jsgraz
Wyattcodered

Please use the first argument to accept, Thank you. Happy debating!...

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6 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

The internet is responsible for the increase in mental health issues in youth.

isabellalla
maddyf1

Every teenager has times when the mental health is affected, When they feel stressed, Worried, Anxious or down. These are normal if they are short-lived. When they become longer term issues it is a mental health problem and seeking help is the best option. The internet is not the only issue that has been believed to increase the mental health in youth today. There are many things that can cause depression, Stress and anxiety, Such as family issues, Schoolwork, Friendship problems, Your expectati...

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Updated 4 Days Ago

Stress can have positive effects

Bianca.J
brookemewett

Stress is apart of everyone's life we can be frustrated and annoyed about it, But as a person, We can accomplish more things because of it. We all just have to accept that stress is never going away and we should just use it in the best way we can. Stress is commonly reflected at school, Throughout sporting commitments and there is beneficial stress that can make us more proactive. Stress can definitely improve performance in school work and one's academic capability. By having stress the sc...

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Updated 5 Days Ago

Society has created mental illness.

oliviar
aalexhatz

Society has created norms that everyone should conform to, To be accepted. Anything or anyone not part of these norms is considered unusual, Even though society has created those norms. These shunned people are bullied, Discriminated and overall ostracised from society by society themselves. This exclusion makes these people feel bad about themselves resulting in the development of mental illnesses like depression and anxiety. As they no longer feel they are wanted in society, They result to the...

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Updated 5 Days Ago