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From crime to traffic to unfriendly neighbors, city living can push you to a psychological breaking point. But do day-to-day hassles of life in the city put some residents at greater risk for mental illness? Kojo explores that question, and looks at the state of local mental health programs.
- Stephen Baron Director, D.C. Department of Mental Health
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