Julia Chapman knows her mental illness played a role in heroin use.
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After losing her feet and parts of her legs, circus performer Erin Ball thought her life and the work she loved were over.
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Two people recount the after effects of breast cancer surgery.
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Josh Sterner had good psychiatric care, a therapist and access to medication. None of that prevented his death.
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The West Philly university recently established a quiet space in its arena where kids with autism can escape from triggering sounds.
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On Saturday, hundreds of people gathered at the Arch Street Meeting House in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood for WURD's second annual "Empowerment Experience."
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More than 70,000 people died of drug overdoses last year alone, according to the CDC. That number marks a nearly 10 percent increase from 2016.
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In the 12 years since Harrisburg State Hospital closed, state funding for community mental health services has decreased, leaving services 'stretched thin.'
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