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When Black Girls Hear That ‘Our Bodies Are All Wrong’

Insidious messages can contribute to eating disorders for women of color.
Tags: News, Youth, Eating Disorders, United States, Black People, Weight, Women and Girls, Race and Ethnicity, Mental Health and Disorders, Beauty (Concept


Even When I’m Psychotic, I’m Still Me

When my bipolar disorder caused a break with reality, most everyone in my life disappeared.
Tags: News, Bipolar Disorder, Hallucinations, Disabilities, Mental Health and Disorders


Why a Black Girl Might Want to Shrink

We have to live in a world that tells us our bodies are all wrong.
Tags: News, Youth, Eating Disorders, United States, Black People, Weight, Women and Girls, Race and Ethnicity, Mental Health and Disorders, Beauty (Concept


Family of Caroline Flack Shares Post Written Before Star’s Suicide

The former host of the hit reality show “Love Island” wrote the post after she was charged with assaulting her boyfriend, but was advised not to publish it.
Tags: Television, Celebrities, News, Social Media, Great Britain, Reality Television, Caroline, Flack, News and News Media, Suicides and Suicide Attempts, Mental Health and Disorders, Love Island (TV Program, Caroline Flack Shares Post




Iowa Woman Declared Mentally Incompetent in Hit-and-Run Cases Tied to Race

Nicole Marie Poole Franklin told the police in Clive, Iowa, that she ran over a 14-year-old girl because she looked “Mexican,” the authorities said.
Tags: News, Iowa, Hate Crimes, Franklin, Clive Iowa, Race and Ethnicity, Mental Health and Disorders, Traffic Accidents and Safety, Des Moines (Iowa, Nicole Marie Poole Franklin, Nicole Marie Poole, Polk County (Iowa




1 in 5 Mothers Gets Postpartum Depression. New York City Plans to Help.

Every first-time parent in the city will soon be eligible to receive as many as six home visits from professionals.
Tags: News, New York City, Bill, De Blasio, McCray, Children and Childhood, Brooklyn (NYC, Mental Health and Disorders, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Health and Mental Hygiene Department (NYC, Chirlane


7 Podcasts for a Healthier Mind and Body

Whatever version of wellness you’re seeking, there’s a show to get you in better physical and emotional shape.
Tags: News, Podcasts, Exercise, Peter, PAUL, Monica, Emily, Harrison, Stevenson, Gilmartin, Health Insurance and Managed Care, Diet And Nutrition, Medicine and Health, Reinagel, Mental Health and Disorders, Abbate


The Exhaustion Caucus

The election cycle is stressful, but voters must remain enthusiastic and determined.
Tags: News, Senate, United States, Republican Party, Trump, Democratic Party, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, News and News Media, Mental Health and Disorders, American Psychological Assn


What Does It Mean to Have a Serious Drinking Problem?

Alcohol was my stress-reducer, my reality fighter, the conferrer of artificial joys. It was also wreaking havoc on my life.
Tags: News, Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholic Beverages, Mental Health and Disorders


My Father the Heartbreaker

When my father was alive and raging and breaking our hearts, I didn’t understand that he had a broken heart, too.
Tags: News, Suicides and Suicide Attempts, Families and Family Life, Marriages, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders


An Adult’s Guide to Social Skills, for Those Who Were Never Taught

It’s a shame so few of us are taught the basics of how to interact constructively with each other. If you never were, we’re here to help.
Tags: News, Empathy, Emotions, Dating and Relationships, Psychology and Psychologists, Mental Health and Disorders, Social Skills for Those Who Were Never Taught


Panicking About Your Kids’ Phones? New Research Says Don’t

A growing number of academics are challenging assumptions about the negative effects of social media and smartphones on children.
Tags: News, Social Media, Research, Smartphones, Children and Childhood, Mental Health and Disorders


Panicking About Your Kids and Their Phones? New Research Says Don’t

A growing number of academics are challenging assumptions about the negative effects of social media and smartphones on children.
Tags: News, Social Media, Research, Smartphones, Children and Childhood, Mental Health and Disorders


Panicking About Your Kids and Their Phones? The New Research Says Don’t

A growing number of academics are challenging assumptions about the negative effects of social media and smartphones on children.
Tags: News, Social Media, Research, Smartphones, Children and Childhood, Mental Health and Disorders




Why Are Young Americans Killing Themselves?

Suicide is now their second leading cause of death.
Tags: News, Youth, Antidepressants, Suicides and Suicide Attempts, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders


Why Is America So Depressed?

It’s no coincidence that our politics and our mental health have declined so rapidly, at the same time.
Tags: News, America, Anxiety and Stress, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders


There Will Be Blood. And It Will Be in Your Face.

Some help — and commiseration — for all the heavy blushers out there.
Tags: News, Shyness, Anxiety and Stress, Women and Girls, Mental Health and Disorders, Blushing, Your-feed-selfcare, Your-feed-work


How to Protect New York’s Jews

Here are concrete steps to combat anti-Semitic violence.
Tags: New York, News, Anti-semitism, Discrimination, Hate Crimes, Police Department (NYC, Mental Health and Disorders, Jews and Judaism


Gracie Gold Embraces a Rugged Comeback Path

To rebuild her figure skating career after a reckoning with mental health struggles, the Olympian has focused on redefining what success means.
Tags: News, Gold, Gracie, Figure Skating, Mental Health and Disorders, Olympic Games (2018


A Football Player’s Mental Health Struggle Led Him Toward New Ambitions

“I love playing the game of football, but not the other stuff that goes with it,” said Isaiah Woods, now considering a career in design. “I stress myself out way too much.”
Tags: News, Woods, Portland State University, University of Washington, Anxiety and Stress, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders, Football (College, Isaiah (Renfro, Isaiah Woods


Is Screen Time Really Bad for Kids?

It depends on many factors, including what you even mean by “screen time.”
Tags: News, Smartphones, Medicine and Health, Children and Childhood, Teenagers and Adolescence, Mental Health and Disorders


Five Who Spread Hope in 2019

In a year of many dispiriting headlines, Fixes still found the better angels of human nature at work.
Tags: Europe, Florida, Elections, News, Colorado, Australia, California, Africa, Zimbabwe, Louisiana, Mosquitoes, Netflix Inc, O'Neill, Monash University, Politics And Government, Courts and the Judiciary


A Doctor’s Diary: The Overnight Shift in the E.R.

In the typical emergency room, demand far outpaces the care that workers can provide. Can the E.R. be fixed?
Tags: News, Hospitals, Doctors, Nursing Homes, University Of Colorado, Skin, Infections, Elder Care, Drug Abuse and Traffic, Mental Health and Disorders, Emergency Medical Treatment, Bed Sores, Catheters, Your-feed-science, Your-feed-health


Why Workers Fear Moving 50 Criminally Insane Patients

The state plans to relocate the patients of Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center, but its new home was not built with prisoners in mind.
Tags: News, New York City, Crime and Criminals, Prisons and Prisoners, Mental Health and Disorders, Rikers Island Prison Complex, Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center, Manhattan Psychiatric Center


New Therapies Help Patients With Dementia Cope With Depression

Many patients with cognitive impairment have anxiety or depression, but standard treatments are difficult for people with memory issues.
Tags: News, Memory, Alzheimer's Disease, Elderly, Dementia, Weill Cornell Medical College, Psychology and Psychologists, Depression (Mental, Mental Health and Disorders, Therapy and Rehabilitation, Your-feed-science, Your-feed-healthcare


The Zen of Weight Lifting

Chop wood, carry water and other lessons that apply far beyond the gym.
Tags: News, Philosophy, Heart, Exercise, Anxiety and Stress, Weight Lifting, Mental Health and Disorders, Health Clubs