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Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Your Sex & Porn Addiction Probably Isn't a Real Disorder

Your Sex & Porn Addiction Probably Isn't a Real Disorder
- Rather, they're railing specifically against its classification as a mental health disorder, arguing that to treat it as such without adequate empirical ...

Demi Lovato Bipolar Disorder: Singer Talks Mental Health, Explains 'It Is Possible To Live Well'

Demi Lovato Bipolar Disorder: Singer Talks Mental Health, Explains 'It Is Possible To Live Well'
Mental health is a serious and often times underlooked issue all over the country. With stars like Selena Gomez and Kanye West battling mental health ...

New Study Says One Quarter of Medical Students Are Depressed

New Study Says One Quarter of Medical Students Are Depressed
- Mental health is just as important as physical health, and that means we all have to make an effort to take care of it. If a doctor cut their finger on the job ...

Meet the Guy Corralling Billionaires to Fight Inequality

Meet the Guy Corralling Billionaires to Fight Inequality
- By 1995, Collins had cofounded the nonprofit advocacy group United for a Fair Economy. Later he formed Wealth for the Common Good, which recently morphed into the Patriotic Millionaires, a group of wealthy individuals who advocate a tax system that serves regular Americans. He has worked with Bill Gates Sr., Warren Buffett, members of the

How long is too long when reporting child abuse or neglect?

 How long is too long when reporting child abuse or neglect?
- First I worry about the children and then I worry about my members' mental health because it's a huge strain on them, knowing that they're leaving ...

Children were threatened with tasers by police more than 500 times last year

Children were threatened with tasers by police more than 500 times last year
- Instead, 202 children experiencing a mental health crisis were admitted to adult mental health wards in 2015/16, a 43 per cent increase on 2011/12, ...

Canadian researchers dig into the reasons some parents are hesitant about vaccines

Canadian researchers dig into the reasons some parents are hesitant about vaccines
- She eventually had her child immunized, and new research underscores that health care providers can play a role in helping to reduce vaccine ...

Lady Gaga Talks PTSD: "I Suffer From a Mental Illness"

Lady Gaga Talks PTSD: "I Suffer From a Mental Illness"
- I don't have the same kind of issues that you have," she said, "but I have a mental illness and I struggle with that every day so I need my mantra to ...

Startling new report shows just how terrible things still are for LGBTQ kids

Startling new report shows just how terrible things still are for LGBTQ kids
LGBTQ youth, according to the report, still "have disproportionately high rates of homelessness, physical and mental health concerns, and suicidality.

Christians expand business so they can sue to overturn nondiscrimination laws

Christians expand business so they can sue to overturn nondiscrimination laws
- commissioner named in their lawsuit, called it “part of a pattern of nationwide litigation that is now aimed at eroding the rights of LGBTQ Minnesotans ...

8 LGBTQ Activists Share What "Love Means Love" Means To Them In Donald Trump's America

8 LGBTQ Activists Share What "Love Means Love" Means To Them In Donald Trump's America
- Shortly after Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election, the Loyal White Knights of the Klu Klux Klan announced that they would be holding a ...

New Documentary Shows Aftermath for Pastor Kicked Out Over LGBTQ Inclusion

New Documentary Shows Aftermath for Pastor Kicked Out Over LGBTQ Inclusion
- A new short documentary, "What Happens When an Evangelical Church Welcomes LGBTQ Members," features Rev. Adam Phillips, a pastor in ...

Religious right lawsuit seeks to overturn Minnesota's LGBTQ nondiscrimination laws

Religious right lawsuit seeks to overturn Minnesota's LGBTQ nondiscrimination laws
- Telescope Media Group, a religious video production company run by husband and wife team Carl and Angel Larson, is suing to overturn Minnesota's ...

How a Ben Carson-run HUD could be terrible for homeless LGBTQ youth

How a Ben Carson-run HUD could be terrible for homeless LGBTQ youth
- In his latest anti-LGBTQ cabinet nomination, President-elect Donald Trump confirmed yesterday that his pick for secretary of the Department of ...

Donald Trump Inspires Self-Defense Classes in LGBTQ Community

Donald Trump Inspires Self-Defense Classes in LGBTQ Community
- They, like countless other people in the LGBTQ community across the country, are feeling scared right now. Less than a month ago, they watched as ...

Record Number of Companies Have LGBTQ-Inclusive Policies

Record Number of Companies Have LGBTQ-Inclusive Policies
- A record number of companies are making LGBTQ-inclusivity part their workplace policies, with 517 companies receiving a perfect score of 100 on the ...