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Mental Health

  1. What It’s Like to Have Mirror Touch SynesthesiaJoel Salinas is a doctor who can literally feel your pain.
  2. science of us
    End Your Shower With a Second ShowerWhy you should cap your hot shower with a tiny cold one.
  3. mental health
    11 Natural Remedies for AnxietyFrom walking meditation to CBD oil to passionflower.
  4. What It’s Like to Live With Chronic AnxietyIt’s messy, but as Sarah Wilson says, it can be beautiful.
  5. 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.
  6. science of us
    Here’s What Text Therapy Is Really LikeThree friends spent four months in online therapy; now, they’re publishing their conversations.
  7. science of us
    Can Going to a Sauna Make Me Happy?The therapeutic effects of getting hot for an hour.
  8. What It’s Like to Have Incurable, Unrequited LovePsychologist Frank Tallis details his experience treating a woman with erotomania, a rare, delusional condition.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. science of us
    How to Let Go of Pointless Mental AnguishAaand done! Releasing the worst-case scenario “truth” I torture myself with.
  12. science of us
    It’s November, Time to Talk to a PonyKeeping up with the Scottish Nature Prescriptions calendar.
  13. 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.”
  14. science of us
    Nothing Is Scarier Than Something Fast by Your FeetIt’s just a fact!
  15. science of us
    It Would Be Great If Psychopaths Would Just Date Each OtherHow hot are psychopaths? These researchers aimed to find out.
  16. 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.
  17. deciem drama
    How Did the CEO Meltdown Become Ordinary?Why we couldn’t look away from Brandon Truaxe’s social-media collapse.
  18. mental health
    Justin Bieber Looked Distraught After Selena Gomez’s ‘Emotional Breakdown’Gomez has entered a mental-health facility amid several health scares.
  19. science of us
    Climate Change Is Bad for Our Mental HealthAs temperatures rise, so does the prevalence of mental-health issues.
  20. the kavanaugh hearings
    Can’t You Take a Joke?On the laughter Dr. Christine Blasey Ford can’t forget.
  21. 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.”
  22. atypical
    What It’s Like Dating a PsychopathAn interview with a man who knows.
  23. this worries me
    These 10 Apps Can Help You Manage Your AnxietyImagine: Your phone as a source of calm, for once.
  24. science of us
    Am I Suffering From Anxiety or am I Just Stressed?Are you anxious about being anxious?
  25. 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.
  26. science of us
    How to Break Up With Your TherapistIt might be intimidating, but not impossible.
  27. 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.
  28. how does that make you feel
    What to Do If Your Therapist Gives You Bad AdviceAnd how to tell when it happens.
  29. family separation policy
    Even If Families Are Reunited, They Face a New Kind of TraumaThe lasting mental-health effects of the family-separation policy.
  30. family separation policy
    The Lasting Damage of Depriving a Child of Human TouchAt detention centers along the border, workers are forbidden from hugging or physically soothing traumatized children.
  31. it's complicated
    Rebuilding a Sex Life Destroyed by Postpartum DepressionI couldn’t reconcile the idea of my husband as my caretaker with the memory of the man I’d been attracted to.
  32. original video
    What It’s Like: My 30-Year Struggle With AntidepressantsLauren Slater, journalist and author, has suffered from depression most of her life. But her antidepressants are slowly poisoning her body.
  33. science of us
    The Psychological Effects of Being Separated From Your ChildA specific type of parental grief.
  34. science of us
    The Insidious Effects of Verbal Abuse in the WorkplaceAnd why it so often flies under the radar.
  35. mental health
    Pete Davidson Opens Up About Dating With Borderline Personality DisorderThe comedian recently started dating Ariana Grande.
  36. science of us
    I Tried a Phobia Treatment That Erased My MemoriesWhat if I could get over my lifelong fear of snakes by just … forgetting about it?
  37. science of us
    The Quest to Cure Myself of My Longtime Elevator PhobiaWith the help of a building inspector, a hypnotist, and a lot of statistics.
  38. Will Eating CBD Gummies Treat My Anxiety?Let’s find out.
  39. science of us
    7 Therapists on What to Do When You Feel LonelyA new study highlights how widespread loneliness really is. Here’s how to make yourself feel better when it hits.
  40. science of us
    I’m Obsessed With Reading Strangers’ ObituariesTaking a psychological deep dive into my own weird habit.
  41. science of us
    What’s a Panic Attack and How Do I Stop It?An expert gives some basic tips for managing anxiety.
  42. mental health
    Suicide at Elite Fashion School Casts Doubt on Rigorous CurriculumThe academy is the alma mater of Dries Van Noten and Demna Gvasalia.
  43. science of us
    How to Stay Zen During Times of TransitionYou can’t totally prevent yourself from feeling overwhelmed about big life changes, but you can take steps to ease the emotional burden.
  44. science of us
    When the Hidden Problem With Your Sex Life Is ADHDAs a sex therapist, I see it all the time.
  45. science of us
    6 Women on Living With Bipolar DisorderAnd how they decided whether (or not) to disclose their diagnosis to others.
  46. science of us
    I Joined a Procrastination Support Group and It Changed My LifeThe behavioral techniques were helpful, but it was the support network that pushed me to finally get things done.
  47. science of us
    The Video Game That Got Me Through My Long-Distance RelationshipWhen I was at my loneliest, my boyfriend and I used our in-game characters to do all the things we couldn’t.
  48. science of us
    What It’s Like to Know You’ll Be on Antidepressants for LifeThe assumption that medication is meant to be used on a short-term basis is potentially harmful.
  49. mental health
    Mariah Carey Reveals Her Struggle With Bipolar DisorderWhen she was diagnosed in 2001, she “didn’t want to believe it.”
  50. science of us
    How to Cope When Debt Damages Your Mental HealthAdvice on handling the emotional toll of money.
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