Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Moving into my first apartment was more stressful than I thought it would be. I kept thinking back to my college years. Back then, I didn’t know how to address my mental health problems; isolating myself didn’t help. I was worried that, in my new home, I would fall back into old patterns.

Closer to the move, I realized that it had been two years since graduation and that I’m a different person now. I still face challenges from time to time, but I can cope. I know how to anticipate my pain, what to do with it and who to ask for help.

A White stylist had no idea how to handle my Black hair. Here’s what that experience taught me.

In college, I had one of the worst salon visits of my life

I started 2020 grappling with postpartum depression. I had no clue it would be the least of my worries.

Everything started to spiral in March and April. To cope, I turned to my passion.

8 intriguing facts about female animals, from octopuses eating their mates to lionesses ruling the pride

Expand your animal knowledge with these interesting tidbits