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Mental Health

  1. feature
    How Many Bones Would You Break to Get Laid?“Incels” are going under the knife to reshape their faces, and their dating prospects.
  2. atypical
    What It’s Like to Have Multiple PersonalitiesOnce called “multiple-personality disorder,” dissociative-identity disorder remains a controversial diagnosis.
  3. science of us
    I Now Suspect the Vagus Nerve Is the Key to Well-being“Stimulating” it leads to calmness, but how and why?
  4. mental health
    Teen Suicide Rate Increased Following the Release of ‘13 Reasons Why’A new study suggests the Netflix show may have contributed to the spike in teen suicide rates.
  5. #freebritney
    What’s Going on With These #FreeBritney Protests?Some fans, convinced the singer has been confined to a treatment facility against her will, have taken to the streets.
  6. science of us
    How to Help Someone With DepressionA guide to keeping the friendship — and your own well-being — intact.
  7. science of us
    What Do We Know About Female Psychopaths?How Killing Eve’s Villanelle holds up to real-life examples.
  8. first person
    After a Week of Heartbreak, a Parkland Parent Speaks“The community is on edge.”
  9. gun violence
    What Happens to the Mental Health of School-Shooting Survivors?A trauma expert weighs in on three apparent suicides in the aftermath of the Parkland and Sandy Hook school shootings.
  10. science of us
    Can a Party Drug Really Treat Severe Depression?The FDA just approved an anesthetic ketamine.
  11. faux pas
    Burberry Apologizes for Hoodie With Nooselike TieA model who walked in the show had tried to call it out before the show.
  12. science of us
    I Can’t Hear My Anxiety Over the Brain TinglesMaybe ASMR isn’t the fleeting millennial trend we thought it was.
  13. q&a
    The Author of The Collected Schizophrenias Has More QuestionsThe Cut spoke to Esmé Weijun Wang about the process of writing her newest book.
  14. get it together
    6 Lamps to Help You Feel Like You’re at the Beach All Winter LongLet the thousands of reviews guide your way.
  15. What It’s Like to be Addicted to Sex and Porn“Shame made me feel awful about myself, but it was also a sexual necessity.”
  16. atypical
    What It’s Like to Be a Diagnosed NarcissistThe term ‘narcissist’ gets thrown around easily, but what does it really mean?
  17. keeping up with the royals
    Kate Middleton’s Brother James Speaks Out About His DepressionAfter making his Instagram public, James wrote a powerful piece about mental health.
  18. mental health
    Women Battling Their Hormones Are Demanding to Be HeardWhat happened after we published “Listening to Estrogen,” an investigation into how little doctors know about hormones and mental health.
  19. science of us
    Listening to EstrogenHormones have always been a third rail in female mental health. They may also be a skeleton key.
  20. What It’s Like Having Lifelong Insomnia“It’s a condition of profound loneliness.”
  21. science of us
    These Are Not Sad StoriesHow graphic medicine humanizes the world of health care.
  22. science of us
    This New Study on Loneliness Sure Is BleakEven its “silver lining” isn’t all that comforting.
  23. What It’s Like to Have Mirror Touch SynesthesiaJoel Salinas is a doctor who can literally feel your pain.
  24. science of us
    End Your Shower With a Second ShowerWhy you should cap your hot shower with a tiny cold one.
  25. mental health
    11 Natural Remedies for AnxietyFrom walking meditation to CBD oil to passionflower.
  26. What It’s Like to Live With Chronic AnxietyIt’s messy, but as Sarah Wilson says, it can be beautiful.
  27. instagram
    Ariana Grande Tells Her Fans to Please Stop Bullying Pete Davidson“I care deeply about Pete and his health,” she wrote on Instagram in response to his candid post about his mental health.
  28. science of us
    Here’s What Text Therapy Is Really LikeThree friends spent four months in online therapy; now, they’re publishing their conversations.
  29. science of us
    Can Going to a Sauna Make Me Happy?The therapeutic effects of getting hot for an hour.
  30. What It’s Like to Have Incurable, Unrequited LovePsychologist Frank Tallis details his experience treating a woman with erotomania, a rare, delusional condition.
  31. science of us
    Why Do I Get Stressed Out at Night?For many people, stress is worse at night than in the morning. Here’s why.
  32. What It’s Like to Detest the Sound of People EatingChewing, lip smacking, and even loud breathing can trigger deep anxiety and rage in people with misophonia.
  33. science of us
    How to Let Go of Pointless Mental AnguishAaand done! Releasing the worst-case scenario “truth” I torture myself with.
  34. science of us
    It’s November, Time to Talk to a PonyKeeping up with the Scottish Nature Prescriptions calendar.
  35. science of us
    Nothing Is Scarier Than Bugs Crawling Into Bodily Orifices“In most places,” though, “the odds of waking up with an insect inside you are slim.”
  36. science of us
    Nothing Is Scarier Than Something Fast by Your FeetIt’s just a fact!
  37. science of us
    It Would Be Great If Psychopaths Would Just Date Each OtherHow hot are psychopaths? These researchers aimed to find out.
  38. ask polly
    ‘I’m Slow at Everything and It’s Ruining My Life’I think you have to work with what you’ve been given.
  39. deciem drama
    How Did the CEO Meltdown Become Ordinary?Why we couldn’t look away from Brandon Truaxe’s social-media collapse.
  40. mental health
    Justin Bieber Looked Distraught After Selena Gomez’s ‘Emotional Breakdown’Gomez has entered a mental-health facility amid several health scares.
  41. science of us
    Climate Change Is Bad for Our Mental HealthAs temperatures rise, so does the prevalence of mental-health issues.
  42. the kavanaugh hearings
    Can’t You Take a Joke?On the laughter Dr. Christine Blasey Ford can’t forget.
  43. mental health
    Gisele Bündchen Says She Contemplated Suicide After Suffering Panic Attacks“The idea swept over me then: Maybe it will be easier if I just jump.”
  44. atypical
    What It’s Like Dating a PsychopathAn interview with a man who knows.
  45. this worries me
    These 10 Apps Can Help You Manage Your AnxietyImagine: Your phone as a source of calm, for once.
  46. science of us
    Am I Suffering From Anxiety or am I Just Stressed?Are you anxious about being anxious?
  47. mental health
    Michelle Williams Is ‘Proudly’ Seeking Mental-Health Treatment“I recently listened to the same advice I have given to thousands around the world,” Williams wrote in a statement.
  48. science of us
    How to Break Up With Your TherapistIt might be intimidating, but not impossible.
  49. first person
    Ghost KnifeSometimes I feel a knife floating above my right shoulder. I know it’s not real, but I want to know what it means.
  50. how does that make you feel
    What to Do If Your Therapist Gives You Bad AdviceAnd how to tell when it happens.
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