Dear Depression Sufferers: Are You Seeking the Right Help?

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Recovery from depression is definitely possible—if you get the right help.

A Paradox in Paradise: Living a Full Life While Battling Depression

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Ryan Kuja shares about wrestling with how to hold together the opposites of light and dark, connection and disconnection, depression and joyfulness.

What’s up Doc? Men, Health and Marriage.

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Steven Lake explores what keeps men from looking after their health.

What I Would’ve Missed out on if I’d Committed Suicide

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Danny Baker wants to remind you that suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.

Is It Okay to Not Be Okay?

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Kevin Keen’s friend has voluntarily committed herself to a mental institution for severe depression and self-harm and wonders what it means to be normal.

Dear 15 Year-Old Me: A Monster Is Coming, And With It, Darkness

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Build your arsenal now. Gather your good friends, and hold them close. Strengthen your mind to block out the roars.

Why Men Are Irritable, Angry, Stressed, and Depressed

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Dr. Jed Diamond shares some surprising findings from the new science of love.

Explaining Daddy Depression to My Little Miracle Baby

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Nick Bhasin realized that sometimes the wisdom of a child is exactly the help a daddy needs.

Being a Mama’s Boy Has Made Me Wealthy, Healthy, and Wise

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Jed Diamond became a mama’s boy when his father left. Here are a few of the many lessons he’s learned since that day.

The End of Men and the Rise of Women, Or Are We Facing The End of Us All?

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It’s the end of men and the rise of women? Great. Too bad the sinking Titanic that is our industrialized civilization doesn’t care. Men and women must unite to save the home we too often take for granted.

Why I’m an Out, Bisexual Dad

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Gabriel Weiss decided that being the best father he could be meant being open about his life, including his bisexuality.

It’s Kind of a Funny Story and Learning to Live Better

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The movie It’s Kind of a Funny Story has a message that Christian Clifton needed to hear.

10 Things I Wish People Knew About Depression

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Depression is a word many people throw around carelessly, but when used in its clinical sense it describes a debilitating, gut-wrenching illness.

5 Things People With Depression Can do to Stop Being Stigmatised

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In today’s mental health climate, there is arguably no hotter topic than stigma.

Countdown to the End of the Human Race: Are We Acting Like Suicidal Lemmings?

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Why aren’t people changing their self-destructive ways, in order to save the planet? Jed Diamond has a surprising theory.

How Having a Baby Helped Me Overcome My Anxiety Disorder

How Having a Baby Helped Me Overcome My Anxiety Disorder

Clint Edwards recounts his descent into depression and anxiety and how becoming a father helped him regain control of his life