anxiety

Comics

'Stay Inside,' Today's Comic by Sami Alwani

An artist talks about his work anxiety and what he does to escape it.
Sami Alwani
8.28.18
Comics

'Dread,' Today's Comic by Line Hoj Hostrup

After bumping into someone on her way to a meeting, Line learns that giving yourself time for meltdown can be rewarding.
Line Hoj Hostrup
8.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Instagram Will Soon Let You Know How Much Time You're Wasting on Instagram

In a move aimed at improving mental health that might be more depressing than just scrolling through your feed.
Lauren Messman
8.1.18
Film

'The Dark Knight' Helped Me Recognize My Fear of People

Christopher Nolan’s superhero epic nailed how society deals with anxiety, and I know that from personal experience.
Noel Ransome
7.19.18
Views My Own

I’m Transforming into a Nightmare Clown to Beat My Post-Sobriety Anxiety

I'm forcing myself to get on stage... what could possibly go wrong?
Jaik Puppyteeth
7.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

This Promising Psychedelic Experiment Created New Brain Connections in Flies and Rats

In a study done on flies and rats, scientists found that LSD and DMT impacted neurite density—a promising sign for the use of psychedelics in mental health treatment.
VICE Staff
6.13.18
Humor

This Artist Turns His Anxiety and Depression into Darkly Hilarious Comics

These illustrations by @alecwithpen are super relatable for anyone who's struggled with their mental health.
Eleanor Lambert
6.4.18
Views My Own

Why Basic Income Is a Mental Health Issue

Canadian researcher Dr. Evelyn Forget says guaranteed income “works as an antidepressant.”
Johann Hari
5.30.18
News

I Tried to Make Sense of the Alleged Sex Cult NXIVM's Bizarre Health Claims

A NXIVM-funded documentary suggesting their self-help therapy dramatically reduces symptoms of Tourette’s is screening in California Tuesday.
Sarah Berman
5.1.18
phobias

These Claustrophobia Videos Are Nightmare Fuel

A subreddit devoted to claustrophobia does a great job of making you absolutely nauseous and disturbed.
Molly Kay
4.27.18
self-help

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others, According to Experts

The grass isn't always greener on the other side; it all depends on the ways you think about yourself and others.
Anna Goldfarb
4.25.18
mental health

There's a Difference Between Having Anxiety and Being Anxious

Two women with poor mental health take you through some common relationship scenarios, and how people on the sliding scale of anxiety might react.
Hannah Ewens
Emma Garland
4.18.18