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Old 17 August 2007, 02:34 AM
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Icon06 Katrina victims struggle mentally

Many Gulf Coast residents still feel the wallop of Hurricane Katrina nearly two years later.

Mental illness is double the pre-storm levels, rising numbers suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, and there is a surge in adults who say they're thinking of suicide.

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/...-illness_N.htm
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