My anxiety disorder can make me feel like I'm trapped in a cyclone of negative thoughts and fear. But thanks to the right treatments and techniques, I've discovered how to live my life.
It's time people took the mental repercussions of periods seriously.
I've tried to come off Prozac in the past, but felt awful when I did. Does that make me an addict? I've given up worrying—as a depressive, life is livable on them. That's all that matters.
Millions of us take drugs. But for those who aren't feeling great about themselves, the need for escapism can be stronger. Unfortunately, this chemical sanctuary can worsen people's mental health.
The stigmatizing of mental illness continues to discourage people from seeking help or speaking openly about their experiences.
There's always been a big part of me that wanted to believe OCD is genetic, that my mom's DNA, rather than her behavior, gave me OCD. But I've realized that pointing the finger isn't that important when you want to get well.
We spoke to people who have experienced both voluntary and involuntary sectioning under the 1983 Mental Health Act.
The results of a five-year-long study have found that 34 percent of young LGB people had made at least one suicide attempt in their lives.
A national bed shortage means people are being shunted all over the country for hospital care. Kids are waiting more than two years for treatment and being admitted to adult psychiatric wards. What's happening?
More people below the age of 35 die from suicide in the UK than any other reason. This is what it's like to reach a point where death seems like the only rational option, but also how the experience can be a catalyst for recovery.
There's little concrete evidence to suggest there is any relationship between depression and hook-ups, but that doesn't stop foreboding headlines and biased studies from trying to tell us otherwise.
Artist Rohan Schwartz's latest endeavour is a low-fi, consciously underwhelming, ongoing Instagram project attempting to de-contextualised language.
The North Korean leader is set to meet Vladimir Putin on his first official foreign trip, but Moscow has also been making political overtures and signing deals with Pyongyang in recent years.
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Stephen Maurice Graham tells us a tale of Michael, a chubby guy in a purple suit who scans documents for a company that doesn't remember his name. He's training a guy who is overqualified. So many laughs.
After peaceful demonstrations and marches on Saturday, waves of violence and looting shook the city as hundreds of police in riot gear clashed with angry crowds.
The 18-year-old sings atmospheric bedroom pop in his deep, melancholic drawl.
We asked three lucky boyfriends what it's like to be living out every teenage boy's dream.
Sara Del Rey spent ten years kicking ass in indie wrestling before heading to the big league, where she's reinvigorating a tired network, building bold characters, and turning popular notions of women's wrestling on their head.
Author Ethan Nichtern is out to introduce younger generations to secular, relevant, and modern Buddhist practices.
After photographing this year's Boston Marathon, photographer Irina Rozkovsky was inspired to photograph the sites of the bombing two years ago, and the courthouse where Dzhokar Tsarnaev's trial is ongoing.
We linked up with the hip-hop veteran and the Brooklyn stoners at Bape's 10th anniversary party to talk about how their styles have evolved over the years.