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What mental illnesses am I at risk for as a disabled person?

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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Feeling Blue...

Being 'disabled' doesn't raise your risk of mental illness as a whole; generally speaking.
However the severity of your disability may lead to a "depressed" state of mind and that can lead to clinical depression if not addressed.

In brief: Feeling Blue...

Being 'disabled' doesn't raise your risk of mental illness as a whole; generally speaking.
However the severity of your disability may lead to a "depressed" state of mind and that can lead to clinical depression if not addressed.
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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