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Stop Blaming Stigma: Take Responsibility for Yourself

Stigma: A set of negative and often unfair beliefs that a society or group of people have about something (Merriam-Webster). Let’s get the full disclosure out of the way first: I have bipolar disorder (type II, leans far more toward the depressive side than the […]
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