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May 21, 2019
Mental and emotional stress can make it difficult to continue making decisions to run a farm. Experts recommend making health a priority as a farm management strategy. Erin Brown / Grand Vale Creative
In stressful times, farmers need to add mental health to the to-do list
May 21, 2019 - 6:00am
May 17, 2019
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Surging suicide rate among girls raises questions about role of social media
May 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2019
William, who declined to provide his last name, heats up a cup of water for coffee at a homeless camp near Cathedral Hill in St. Paul. Beyond the fence is Interstate 35E. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Large majority of Minnesota homeless people have a mental illness
May 16, 2019 - 4:30pm
Katie Pinke
The Pinke Post: Mental health needs to be talked about. Here’s my story
May 16, 2019 - 6:00am
May 12, 2019
Renae Reinardy, 42, spends time with her 7-year-old daughter, Fiona, at the family home in south Fargo. Reinardy is a Fargo psychologist and childhood mental health advocate who was awarded the 2019 National Mother of the Year by American Mothers, Inc. 
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'America's Mom' using platform to promote better mental health for kids
May 12, 2019 - 7:05am
May 11, 2019
Jenny Schlecht
The Sorting Pen: The ‘lifestyle’ of farming can be draining. Let’s talk about it
May 11, 2019 - 6:00am
April 29, 2019
Jazz guitarist Sam Miltich of Grand Rapids didn't let his schizophrenia diagnosis derail his career or keep him from functioning as a husband and father. He'll be performing with his band and sharing his story in a concert next month at Denfeld High School in Duluth. sammiltichmusic.com
Grand Rapids guitarist, diagnosed with schizophrenia, uses his music to encourage others
April 29, 2019 - 10:17pm
April 22, 2019
Duluth experts weigh in on the benefits of journaling
April 22, 2019 - 9:28pm
March 20, 2019
A farm near Loganville, Wis.
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
March 20, 2019 - 12:02pm
March 18, 2019
Suicide prevention poster.
6 ways parents and schools can tackle the spike in teen suicide
March 18, 2019 - 12:33pm
March 4, 2019
Mental health counselor Ted Matthews on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, speaks to the House Agriculture, Food Finance and Policy Committee about stress Minnesota farmers face. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota House approves additional funds to help farmers facing tough times
March 4, 2019 - 4:33pm
February 9, 2019
The VA Hospital parking lot in Minneapolis where Justin Miller, a 33-year-old Marine Corps veteran, took his own life last year. Photo for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman
'Parking lot suicides' at VA hospitals prompt calls for better training, prevention efforts
February 9, 2019 - 2:21pm
January 17, 2019
Mental health specialist Ted Matthews testifies about farmer mental health in front of a Minnesota House committee on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Efforts to allocate more money for farmers' counselors failed that year. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Lone counselor for farmers faces long drives, longer call sheets
January 17, 2019 - 4:54pm
Minnesota suicide rate spiked in 2017
December 17, 2018 - 8:21pm
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