Topics :: psychological health

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The Science Behind Stress Eating

SCIENCE | Aug 12
A new study explores why we reach for chocolate instead of an apple when we're under pressure.

The Do's and Don'ts for Avoiding Self-Harm

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Mar 23
Many people are in a relationship with a significant other who is grappling with some form of self-destructive behavior. Here's how to help them.

Fenway Gets $800K To Study Health of FTM Transpeople

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 7
The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health has been approved for an $813,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the sexual health of female-to-male (FTM) transgender people.

Angel Faces Retreat Helps Burned and Traumatized Girls

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 10
On June 15-21 in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, the organization Angel Faces, a non-profit organization for adolescent girls with severe burns or trauma, will hold a retreat to help girls.

Fox Commenter Fired for Saying UCSB Shooter was Secretly Gay

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | May 28
Fox News commenter Dr. Robi Ludwig has begun losing gigs after speculating that UCSB shooter Elliot Rodger was driven to kill by his secret gayness.

Growing Sideways (Sexually and Relationally)

HEALTH | By Chris Donaghue, Ph.D., LCSW, CS | Jan 19
Psychological health and fitness are inherently built into marginalized and minority communities due to their ability to ignore institutionalized norms, leading to a truly alternative lifestyle of choice.

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