mental health

My infant and preschooler participate in stressful active-shooter drills. Schools are approaching the problem all wrong.

Lockdown drills clearly traumatize young children

Fat and anorexic: Everyone praised me for my weight loss but I was sicker than I’d ever been

This dangerous disorder can hurt anyone, regardless of weight, class, race or gender

‘I feel afraid of the utter lack of control I have over my own body and mind’: This is how I experience anxiety

‘I never know how exactly my anxiety will manifest’

Sophie is 16 in America. Here’s what scares her.

Our third installment of ‘Girlhood Around the World’

‘The thoughts pour in before I’m able to stop them’: This is how I experience anxiety

‘Just me and my anxiety’

Overworking ourselves is overrated and unhealthy. Why is it so hard to respect work-life balance?

We should aim to be better at balancing work and play in our culture

Here’s how to take care of yourself — so you can meaningfully engage with the world

These tips will help you cope with the constant news cycle

A ‘tourist in my own body’: This is how I experience anxiety

‘It’s like my body just gives up for a bit’