College Students’ Mental Health

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A growing number of college students are being diagnosed and treated for a mental health condition.

That’s according t a new study from a Boston University.

It shows 36-percent of college students were diagnosed with a mental health condition in 2017 , up from 22-percent in 2007.

Treatment for mental illness also increased during this time.

Experts say the decreasing stigma of mental illness may explain why more students are willing to seek help.

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