7 Most Misunderstood Mental Ailments
Three days away from the 2011 World Mental Health Day on October 10th, let’s take a look at some of the most misunderstood mental health problems affecting human lives. Often misdiagnosed, mental disorders affect millions of people every year. Still, more than 60 percent of people with psychiatric disorders do not seek help or treatment. It is true that you can’t test for bipolar disorders the same way you can for blood pressure. But, still there are measures that can be put in place including proper support and rehabilitative care to prevent the worsening of symptoms. (Images courtesy: ©Thinkstock photos/ Getty).