mental health

Sleep Deprivation Was More Powerful Than Antidepressants for Me

If I'd known a decade ago that staying up at night could help with depression, I'd have been less likely to dismiss my own experience as just a curiosity.
Jesse Noakes
mental health

Beef Jerky and Other Processed Meats Might Be Linked to Manic Episodes

People hospitalized for mania were three times more likely to have recently eaten meats like beef jerky, salami, hot dogs, or bacon.
Shayla Love
mental health

The Stigma Around Mental Illness is its Own Kind of Madness

"Enforced silence produces disastrous consequences for all involved."
Stephen Hinshaw
mental health

This Is How It Feels to Have Bipolar II

The manic phases of bipolar 1 and bipolar II are different, and treatment doesn’t mean the symptoms go away
Christina Stiehl

This Guy Loves His 13,000 Pens

The Norwegian photographer Kristine Wathne recently embarked on a quest to document some of her country's strangest collections.
Kristine Wathne
Noisey News

Take a Shot, Sleep With a Stranger, and Stream The Weeknd’s New Album ‘Starboy’

Abel Tesfaye’s third full length has finally arrived and you can stream it right here.
Lauren O'Neill
Holy Shit

Watch the Weeknd's Short Film 'MANIA' Now

"Kevin Costner couldn't touch me"
Phil Witmer
daily vice

Skateboarding Is Therapy for Billy Rohan

On this episode of 'Daily VICE' we meet up with professional skateboarder Billy Rohan to talk about his struggle with bipolar disorder and how he got back on his feet.
VICE Staff

Hot YouTube Stars Cause Teens to Pass Out at Live Show, But Who Are They?

The 16-year-old Dolan brothers are a new kind of celebrity that cause a classic kind of insane fandom.
Alana Levinson
The Noisey Guide To Music and Mental Health

What's It Like to Be in a Band When You're Living with Bipolar Disorder?

"When you’re manic," explains Patrick Stickles from Titus Andronicus, "it can be dangerous to have a lot of people respond to it positively."
Emily Reynolds

Drinking Poison Control Medicine Is the Newest Bougie Health Fad

Juice companies and wellness blogs are suddenly lauding activated charcoal as a cure-all "detoxifier," but you may want to think twice before forking over $10 for "activated lemonade."
Hilary Pollack