Rachel Clifton, an 18-year-old student from London, writes a compelling description of her battle with mental health issues; specifically, her eating disorder.
"Growing up in London, a city known for its ethnic and cultural diversity and relative liberalism, I am yet to find someone who hasn’t heard the term “eating disorder.” While
Since her victory in the final of The Great British Bake Off, the most-watched TV show in 2015 with 15 million viewers, Nadiya Hussain’s career has grown exponentially. Her first cookbook, Nadiya’s Kitchen, was released this past June, she writes a cooking column for the Times, and made the Queen’s
Been reading a lot of articles recently about all the awful sexist moments to occur at the Rio Olympics so far and, while it is important to highlight these issues, I want to balance them out with some of the highlights of feminism... Just so we don't all lose total
"I threw all my medication into a fountain, and then got on my hands and knees to fish out as many pills as possible... I feel like I am on a bullet train, or I am a bullet train or a bomb; my fingers themselves feel like they are made
Guest author Shannon Ingrey tells her story about dealing with depression since childhood, her experiences as an inpatient in a mental hospital and how she feels let down by the lack of support given to her during her time under medical care.
“I have suffered from depression from the age of
An author, who wishes to remain anonymous, tells all about what it's like to live with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, how she copes with harming stigmas and what we can all do to improve our general awareness of what the illness entails.
"If you have any knowledge of mental illness and the
Frida Kahlo was more than just meets the brows. The Mexican artist had a life full of pain, romance and above all, powerful artistic talent. But, there's a few things you might not have known...
Born with the name Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, she only changed her around 1935
Guest author Eleni Zachariou of the blog Unapologetic Empathetic tells her story about being a Borderline sufferer, the stigma behind the mental illness and what people might not know.
"Over the past few years mental health awareness has boomed and campaigns have appeared everywhere promoting awareness and destigmatisation of mental illness, creating
With the upcoming US Presidential elections and the looming thought that a certain Mr. Trump may become the most powerful man in the world people are looking for escape routes... and if Canada wasn't appealing enough with its green mountains, moose and maple syrup it's made even better by Justin
Lady Gaga has had more than a dozen covers of V Magazine's Pre-Spring Issue, and her most recent is especially steamy. In an intimate photo, Lady Gaga poses nude with her fiancé of almost a year, Taylor Kinney. The two are seated on a paint-splattered canvas, coiled around each other, after having made love.