Signs of something bigger
June 12, 2009
Alice Campbell Havre Daily News [email protected]
Weight gain or loss, difference in sleeping or eating patterns, out of touch with reality. Sound familiar? For many people, these symptoms are more than just mood swings; they're indicators of a mental illness. The symptoms are relatively common, but if they last longer than two weeks, they are signs of more serious issues, said Pam Vies, an adult case manager, psychiatric nurse and rural case management supervisor with the Center for Mental Health in Havre. But many people don't s...