Has the stigma toward eating disorder been lifted?

There has always been a stigma associated with mental health. Not only are apathetic attitudes held by many in society but many (when tested ) were shown to be more likely to donate to a physically handicapped individual than a mental handicapped one. Maybe the story of Rachael Farrokh is a sign that the stigma […]

It Shouldn’t Come to This

Mental stability is something that I’ve always taken for granted. I’ve been blessed to heretofore have always been able to claim control of my mental faculties, so I’ve always been quick to dismiss claims of mental instability as “just an excuse.” That’s no longer the case. Whenever there’s a big national tragedy, especially those involving […]

What can a Positive Attitude do for You?

Maintaining a positive attitude, in this world, can be a very difficult task to achieve. It seems as if our world falls further into despair everyday. Why is it that news stations and websites seem to thrive on murder cases, poverty issues, and horror stories, but fail to mention anything positive that is going on […]