mental illness

Essays

What Ramadan Is Like When You Have an Eating Disorder

It’s easier to starve myself without arousing suspicion when everyone around me is fasting.
Hadeel Abdel-Nabi
5.14.19
VICE

Students Are Looking to Each Other for Mental Health Support

Peer support is an important part of recovery, but universities must also improve their services.
Emily Reynolds
5.2.19
VICE

Record Numbers of Students Are Disclosing Their Mental Health Status

What is it like as a fresher when you tell your university that you have a mental illness?
Ed Southgate
5.1.19
mental health

How to Look After Your Mental Health as a Student

A no-bullshit guide covering alcohol consumption to study management.
Rianna Walcott
4.30.19
mental health

The More I Allowed Myself to Feel My Anxiety, the Less it Bothered Me​

My coping mechanisms had been avoidant behavior all along.
Sarah Watts
1.22.19
mental health

Stop Telling Me Food Will Cure My Depression

No diet plan, no one foodstuff, is a panacea; nor will it provide a magic “cure” for any mental illness.
Emily Reynolds
10.4.18
crime

I'm on Death Row for Punching a Man

After three decades, I feel like I’m dying a slow death.
J.T. Kirksey
9.28.18
mental illness

PTSD, Suicide and Despair: The Silent Perils of Being a Firefighter

The most dangerous part of the job can come when firefighters are off the clock.
Cole Kazdin
8.7.18
mental health

We Can’t Keep Ignoring Mental Health in the Kitchen

Is the hospitality industry doing enough for the misfits who take refuge in professional kitchens?
Phoebe Hurst
6.13.18
true crime

The Man Who Stole His Victims' Organs and Gouged Out His Own Eyes

Andre Thomas clearly committed horrible crimes. But did he get a fair death penalty trial?
Andrew Cohen
6.12.18
News

All the News You Need to Read This Morning

A hundred students registered abuse cases on Cardiff Uni's new reporting system,.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
Photography

Photos of My Bipolar Father During His Last Days

"I took on the challenge of studying my father and his condition by photographing his daily endeavours."
Gabi Perez
5.10.18
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