Everyone’s Taking the 22-Pushup Challenge to Raise Awareness About Veterans’ Mental Health

http://www.cosmopolitan.com/ By Elizabeth Narins On the heels of the news that the 2014 Ice Bucket Challenge was actually effective at raising awareness and research money for the neurodegenerative disease known as ALS, a new challenge is popping up on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube: It’s the #22PushupChallenge, and celebs are already jumping on it. READ MORE

Parents of N.S. girl who ended her life calling for mental health education

http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/ The parents of a 17-year-old girl from Bedford, N.S., who ended her own life are calling for more mental health education in schools. Alexis Fletcher died just over six months ago. Her mother, a nurse at the IWK, says they tried everything they could to help her. “I don’t think she really understood what READ MORE