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Meet Frank, My Depression

I’ve been in treatment, at different times, for mental health issues all my adult life. I’ve been medicated with different drugs in different Read...
Melissa Hill    |   06.12.15   |   SHARE
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I Have A Mental Illness And It Sucks

This is the reality of my life. I am incredibly unstable right now, which is why everything is so extreme. So, no this isn’t the normal everyday life Read...
Marisa Lancione    |   06.1.15   |   SHARE
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The Difference Between Bipolar and Borderline Personality Disorders

The symptoms of borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder can often overlap. Understanding the difference is a first step in getting Read...
Tamar Shtrambrand    |   05.22.15   |   SHARE
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Why “Just Eat in Moderation” Is A Destructive Response To My Disordered Eating

I can’t just eat in moderation—at least not yet. But I am fine-tuning and honing and perfecting my body with the honor, respect, and love of a hand- Read...
Little Bear Schwarz    |   04.28.15   |   SHARE
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These Are The Realities Facing Transgender Youth

41% of transgender people in the U.S. have attempted suicide, 19% are refused medical care, and 2% report having been assaulted in doctor's offices. Read...
Tamar Shtrambrand    |   04.7.15   |   SHARE
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Q&A With Just Eat Filmmaker, Laura Kezman

In her new film confronting eating disorders, Kezman asks: “Why is the deadliest mental illness the least funded and the most ignored?” Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   03.17.15   |   SHARE
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Anorexia: A Love Story

I don't recall meeting my first love. It seems he was always with me. Read...
Anonymous    |   03.1.15   |   SHARE
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I'm A Man With Anorexia—I'm Not "Manorexic"

I would look in the mirror, hate what I saw, and know that I did it to myself. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   02.27.15   |   SHARE