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averiwa June 8th, 2018 11:46pm

Have you or anyone in your immediate family suffered from a form of mental illness?

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crazyjane New Jersey
06/12/18 11:14 pm

Yes, my mom and me. Probably others I don’t know about. Its common in general

Squidboy Snarkapottamus
06/09/18 5:05 am

Yes. My late Dad was diagnosed with schizophrenia when I was 8. It’s a terrifying and crippling disease for the person that has it and those around them. To my moms credit...she stuck by my Dad & took care of him for 40+ years until his death. I got off easy and left home when I was 18.

EarlyBird Portland
06/09/18 12:05 am

Interesting results. I wonder why the gender difference.

averiwa Arkansas
06/09/18 3:23 am

I noticed that too.

Squidboy Snarkapottamus
06/09/18 5:03 am

My unqualified opinion.....I think men are less likely to acknowledge mental illness.

phalnx Ohio
06/08/18 9:41 pm

My wife has mild Depression, and my oldest daughter has ODD and Anxiety issues. I'd list my son's Autism, and me and my oldest daughter's Asperger's and ADHD, but those are conditions, not illnesses.