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I'm 36 With Parkinson's and I Just Became a Dad
"At first, I wasn’t confident when it came to sex. I wanted my girlfriend to be in bed with me, not a patient.”
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When Compliments Just Make You Feel... Worse
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Been Body-shamed by Your Parents? Here’s How to Help Yourself Heal.
Being body-shamed by the people who are supposed to love you unconditionally cuts deep. Those who made it to the other side share insights on their journey to self-acceptance and love.
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Why You Should Donate to an Abortion Fund, Not Planned Parenthood
If you want to fight for abortion access, give to these local organizations helping people on the ground.
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The Constant Loneliness of Navigating Infertility as a Black Man
In my conversations with other Black men struggling to become biological parents, the message was clear: We do not talk about this sort of thing.
“My first lesions were on my bum, and those were the most painful ones. I couldn't even sit down.”
What It's Actually Like to Have Monkeypox
“My first lesions were on my bum, and those were the most painful ones. I couldn't even sit down.”
The crisis line has provided little clarity on when and why callers in distress could face unwanted police intervention. Police, Face, Cop, Line, Why, Mental, Unwanted, Clarity, Suicide Prevention
988 Has a Transparency Problem
The crisis line has provided little clarity on when and why callers in distress could face unwanted police intervention.
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The Dire Consequences of Overturning Roe v. Wade, One Month Later
In states with partial or total abortion bans, providers are facing threats and patients are struggling to access potentially lifesaving care.
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5 Abortion Providers on How Bans Are Putting People's Lives in Danger
“All of a sudden, we have to say, ‘I would do this in a heartbeat if I could—but I can’t.’”
For most people, simply logging off isn’t an option. So what can you do to protect your well-being? Health, Isn, Can, Trauma, Wellness, Therapy, Well Being, Trauma Therapy
When Online Harassment Is So Awful You Need Trauma Therapy
For most people, simply logging off isn’t an option. So what can you do to protect your well-being?
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Trans People Are Seeking Nonbinary Bottom Surgeries
Across the gender spectrum, some patients are looking for mixed sets of genitals, or none at all. Actually receiving this affirming care isn't easy.
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Kin Euphorics Made My Dry January a Little Dumber
The Bella Hadid-approved wellness drink promises sober, adaptogenic bliss. Not for me!
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Why Do I Cry When I’m Angry?
Psychologists weigh in from the forefront of a surprisingly mysterious field.
I Spent a Week Undercover in a Pro-Anorexia WhatsApp Group | VICE | United States
I Spent a Week Undercover in a Pro-Anorexia WhatsApp Group
I Spent a Week Undercover in a Pro-Anorexia WhatsApp Group | VICE | United States
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Inside the Nightmarish Body Habit Disorders That Affect 'One in 50 People'
Inside the Nightmarish Body Habit Disorders That Affect 'One in 50 People' | VICE | United States