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National Crisis

The People of the United States of America, and particularly the Nation’s children, are suffering from an unprecedented pandemic of chronic diseases. More American children are sick today than in any previous generation. They are suffering from a wide range of conditions: from asthma and autoimmune diseases to neurodevelopmental and mental health disorders that are...

Mental Illness
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Mental Illness

According to the Child Mind Institute, 17.1 million American children have had or have a diagnosable mental illness.1 The CDC reports that one in five children “experience a mental disorder in a given year,” and that the Nation spends an estimated $247 billion each year treating and managing childhood mental disorders.2 The CDC reports that...