self-harm

News

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Self harm among teens and young adults trebled post-social media.
VICE Staff
9.11.18
News

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Virgin has been awarded £2 billion of NHS contracts in the past five years.
VICE Staff
8.6.18
Church

The Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult in Aligarh

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6.11.18
News

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Rise in self-harm in mental health units and Corbyn criticised for attending radical Jewish event.
VICE Staff
4.3.18
mental health

Why Not All Self-Harm Is the Same

A new book argues that you can't throw someone pulling their hair out and someone cutting themselves into the same category.
Harry Stopes
3.7.17
Vice Blog

What Inmates Think About Rising Murder and Suicide Rates in British Prisons

'I knew a fella whose cellmate killed himself in the middle of the night – he woke up to a dead body on the top bunk.'
Anonymous
5.3.16
Stuff

I Was Relentlessly Harassed By the Media After Cutting My Own Penis Off

Andre Johnson, AKA Wu-Tang-affiliated rapper Christ Bearer, is recovering after the incident last year, but still thinks the media's approach to mental health needs to improve.
Christ Bearer, as told to Nick Chester
10.10.15
Stuff

An Interview with Ida of 'Ida's Diary', a New Film About Borderline Personality Disorder

Ida Storm filmed herself for years in an attempt to structure her thoughts, and these clips have been crafted into a documentary, <i>Ida's Diary</i>. We had a chat with her recently to see how she's been since she put the camera down.
Adam Forrest
10.10.15
Stuff

How Tattoos Can Ease the Emotional Pain of Self-Harm Scars

Instead of covering scars up with long sleeves, some choose to reclaim their scars or repurpose them into tattoos.
Serena Solomon
8.24.15
Stuff

How Borderline Personality Disorder Put an End to My Party Days

At the time I was suffering most from the mental illness, everyone from my friends to my GP failed to understand what was wrong with me. Here's how I got better.
Harriet Williamson
8.10.15
Stuff

Searching for Reasons Why I Self-Harmed for Seven Years, and for Why I Stopped

From an outsider's perspective, it's hard to wrap your head around why, when humans instinctively avoid pain, someone would actively and regularly seek it out. But I did.
Jackie Hong
5.20.15
Comics!

The Webcomic That Documents Life in Australia's Immigration Detention Centres

Safdar Ahmed's "Villawood" tells the stories of refugees and the loneliness, hopelessness and banality that results from incarceration.
Charlie Braithwaite
3.11.15
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