Mental Illness/Trauma

Why Is Bipolar Disorder So Misunderstood?

When I say the word “bipolar,” what comes to your mind? Some of you may imagine someone like Robin Williams whose intense energy and rapid brilliance was so much a part of his public...

The Silent Agony of Staying Thin — At All Costs

For many women, being thin is worshipped like no other physical attribute.
Not your hair, not your muscles, not your voice. The greatest compliment a woman can hear (at least according to some)? “You look like you’ve lost weight…”.

How A Woman Feels Around A Harvey Weinstein

I’ve never met Harvey Weinstein. Nor am I likely to do so in this lifetime.

If you haven’t heard his name in the last week, you’ve been under the aforesaid rock. He’s been allegedly accused by multiple women of sexual assault or harassment.

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