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The Emphathetic Manic Depressive

by Kasey Woods   Apr 29, 2014

“It’s not that I want to kill myself, but I understand the thought process of someone that does” In my head those words made... Read More

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Happiness Takes Work!

by Kasey Woods   Mar 13, 2014

I'm not in control of my happiness. That is the theory that I accepted for a very long time. It appeared that whenever things... Read More

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The Beautiful Face of Mental Illness

by Kasey Woods   Feb 18, 2014

What does success look like? I played around with the idea of that for years and continuously tried to mold myself to fit that... Read More

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4 Natural Remedies for the Winter Blues

by Kristin Braswell   Feb 11, 2014

These days, you might find yourself more tired or depressed than usual, with little motivation to leave the bed. I know that if I... Read More

Chiara de Blasio

Why Chiara de Blasio Matters

by Teresa Mastin, Ph.D.   Jan 20, 2014

When then-soon-to-be NYC First Daughter Chiara de Blasio went public with her history of depression and substance abuse in a YouTube video posted on... Read More

Donald Glover

Donald Glover Clears the Air

by #teamEBONY   Oct 18, 2013

Community star Donald Glover has opened up about what led to his decision to post a series of disturbing Instagram confessions Monday. His long... Read More

Just Human:
A Thank You Note to Donald Glover

Just Human:
A Thank You Note to Donald Glover

by Loy Alexandra   Oct 17, 2013

[This is a series of responses to Donald Glover's recent Instagram posts, in which he shares some revealing info about his professional and personal... Read More

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Donald Glover’s Open Letters

by #teamEBONY   Oct 16, 2013

Donald Glover explained his departure from NBC show Community in a series of candid notes posted to his Instagram. The 30-year-old actor, who also... Read More

The Health Benefits and Risks of Drinking Coffee

The Health Benefits and Risks of Drinking Coffee

by Erika Nicole Kendall   Aug 20, 2013

Okay, tell the truth: how many cups—and by cups, I mean eight-ounce servings—of coffee are you drinking a week? According to a study published... Read More

Hip-Hop’s Manic Depression

Hip-Hop’s Manic Depression

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury   Jul 25, 2013

Marsha Gosho Oakes, the founder and editor-in-chief of one of the most globally respected online music magazines——has grown her website from an upstart blog... Read More