'Birth Control,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth
Tara is feeling frisky after finishing her first week of birth control.
How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist
As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.
How Can You Treat Someone Who Doesn't Think They're Mentally Ill?
Laws are being passed that make it possible to compel people to receive treatment for health problems they don’t believe they have.
Parents Need to Do More For Teens With Depression
If you don't let your kid get treated for mental health issues, is that neglect?
When Will You Be Able to Use Ketamine For Social Anxiety?
Yet another study has heroed the drug as a potential treatment for severe mental disorders, this time for social anxiety disorder. But there's a while to go until we can take it as a pill or spray — especially where anxiety is concerned.
Three People Share How They Fought Depression and Won
"There was a moment with friends when I looked around and felt, for the first time in a really long time, happy."
Views On My Own
Getting a PhD Is Bad for Your Mental Health
No shit. It’s why I quit.
Getting High on HIV Medication
Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to study how the medicine became part of a drug cocktail called "nyaope."
Getting High on HIV Medication - Trailer
In 1998, the antiretroviral drug efavirenz was approved for treatment of HIV infection, and patients soon began to report hallucinations. Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to interview efavirenz abusers and dealers and study how the life-saving...