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"StrengthofUs is an online community designed to empower young adults."

StrengthofUs is an online community developed by NAMI and young adults. It's designed to inspire young adults impacted by mental health issues to think positive, stay strong and achieve their goals through peer support and resource sharing. You must create a free account and log in to the site to see all the content available to logged-in users only, including stuff posted by other young adult users. Read more...

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The Future of Beauty Equipments

by WilliamDavis | Jan 26th

Beauty equipment manufactures have entered a “golden era” as beauty industry becomes so popular in recent years. Beauty parlors and salons all over the world are rushing to buy variety of beauty equipments with high scientificity and functionality. Statistics indicate that beauty therapies provided by hi-tech equipments now account for 80% of global volumes, so it’s safe to say that beauty therapies by hand will soon be replaced by high-tech beauty equipments. ...

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January 2015 summary: What are the hottest cordless mice for PC?

by WilliamDavis | Jan 26th

January 2015 summary: What are the hottest cordless mice for PC? Kensington SureTrack Any Surface If you are looking for an elaborate or complex Bluetooth mouse, then this may not be your best choice. Kensington SureTrack Any Surface Wireless Bluetooth Mouse looks very simple.The user does not need any additional programmable design, but it is still easy to use.If you prefer a very simple wireless connectivity device, this will be definitely a good choice. It not only works well ...

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6 most popular peasant tops online sale

by WilliamDavis | Jan 26th

Peasant tops are popular among teenage girls and young women. It is a type of blouse featuring the traditional design that used to be popular in Europe. Peasants tops have been among the best choices for fashion icons since 1960s. The fact is that bohemian peasant tops were the symbol of that iconic decade. In earlier days, peasant tops were made from white cotton and characterized by puffed sleeves. Along with the changes of fashion, the design evolves. Nowadays these tops come in various ...

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Alcohol and Mental Health Conditions

by SofU Admin | Nov 7th

Alcohol is a seemingly normal part of a young adult’s life. It’s available at parties, and after the age of 21, it’s present at every bar and restaurant. It’s “normal” to go to a party and have a few drinks or to meet friends at a bar on Friday night. But for young adults living with mental health conditions, what’s “normal” isn’t always what’s best. Alcohol can have a negative effect on anyone’s life. The majority of people...

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Relationships

by SofU Admin

Having loving, supportive relationships is important in life. They increase our enjoyment of life and help us feel connected. Relationships can also help reduce stress and improve our physical and mental health. Having good, positive relationships is especially helpful when we have a bad day, week, month or even year. They can prove to be a life line in difficult times. Needless to say, relationships are a great source of comfort, support and reasons to feel good about ourselves, regardless of what is going on. Use this discussion group and its resources to learn more about making and keeping friends, dating and establishing healthy, intimate relationships.  

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#ThinkPositive

by SofU Admin

This is the place to be to send and receive positive vibes! #ThinkPositive is a social media campaign created by us to inspire young adults experiencing mental health issues to stay strong and think positive. We hope the #ThinkPositive project reminds you that you are loved, there is hope and you are not alone in your struggles. We are in this together! Check out the Get Involved with the #ThinkPositive Project tip sheet to learn about the many ways you can get involved with this movement beyond StrengthofUs.org! We will be posting #ThinkPositive content here regularily so check back often, especially when you are in need of a smile. :) Feel free to also post your own positive content here. P.S. If you aren't logged in to this site, you cannot see the posts made by users in this group so please register and sign in to join the conversation!

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Bipolar Disorder

by Jon

Support group for those diagnosed with bipolar disorder.  An easy place to chat and discuss the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder, engage with other members to combat the feeling of isolation, and a place to laugh about the situations we've put ourselves in.  Friends and family members of those diagnosed with bipolar disorder (or manic-depressive/bipolar affective disorder) are also welcome.

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