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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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How I Coped After Surviving Two Miscarriages 

There was no reason why I should have miscarried, or so I thought. I found a thousand reasons to blame myself. Had I gotten enough rest? Was I Read...
Tamar Shtrambrand    |   05.15.15   |   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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Anxiety Can Go Fuck Itself

Like millions of other women, I struggle every day with anxiety. But not anymore. Fuck it. Read...
Jessie Fetterling    |   01.29.15   |   SHARE
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"You Didn't Have To Kill Her": An Open Letter To The Parents Of Transgender Teen Leelah Alcorn

The people who love Leelah for who she was and was never allowed to be will do right by her. Her sisters will do better. Read...
Jetta Rae    |   12.31.14   |   SHARE
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Prison Denied Both Me And My Roommate Proper Cancer Treatment

As the property of the state, my life was in their hands—and they didn’t give a damn. Read...
Sue Ellen Allen    |   11.7.14   |   SHARE