Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

I Was Emotionally Attached To My Meds

Sometimes, your emotions can override reality.

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Mental illness has a stigma around it. Anyone who lives with mental illness or knows someone who does can attest to this. The general public just doesn’t understand mental illness as much as some of us would like.

However, one of the most interesting things I have experienced in my 20+ years…

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Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.