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Mental illness stigma in the media the aim of this review is to explore mental illness stigma and focus on a primary means by which it is perpetuated, that is. In a review of various studies, tymchuk, lakin, and luckasson (2001) found people with mild cognitive limitations to have an increased risk for lack of health care, poor health outcomes due to disease and violence, and mental illness (including stress, depression, loneliness, anxiety, and substance abuse. Leave it to hollywood to make a movie called radio that would play better on tv however this friendship is hard because of the obvious mental issues that radio has radio is said to be a.
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