Is A Drug That Makes Me a Better Man Worth The Consequences?

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Shawn Henfling reflects on the consequences of missing doses of the drug he needs to function at a high level and asks himself: Is it all worth it?

Men, Depression and Suicide: What Will it Take for Men to Seek Help?

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Dr. Margaret Rutherford asks the tough questions about men and suicide so that we can more effectively get men suffering from depression to reach out to get the help they need.

Spring Without Robin

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Cabot O’Callaghan ponders how Robin Williams’s suicide affected him and explores his own relationship with depression.

Heart-Wrenching Photo of Doctor Crying Goes Viral. Here’s Why.

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Crying is considered unprofessional in the medical profession. Why, then, does this photo capture our hearts?

No Elegies for Porn Stars

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Dean Kostos’s newest book, This is Not a Skyscraper, contains many gems. This reflection on a porn watcher’s sense of entitlement to the attention of a neighborhood porn star–“earned by years of yearning”–is one such standout.

Beyondblue Report: Masculinity Stereotypes Key in Men’s Mental Health

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Chances are, every single one of us, at least once in our lives has been told, told another, or heard the phrases ‘man up’, ‘stop being a pussy’ or ‘don’t be such a girl’.

How an Epidemic of Loneliness is Killing the Men We Love

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Mark Greene reviews the research connecting boys’ friendships and adult male life expectancy.

Beyond Survivorship — How to Own Your Life

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We have all been victimized, in some way, at some point in our lives. One way to know you’re over being a victim.

Why Do We Murder the Beautiful Friendships of Boys?

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An epidemic of loneliness is killing millions of American men. Here’s why.

Graham Moore Wins Oscars Night: ‘Stay Weird. Stay Different.’

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In his acceptance speech for ‘The Imitation Game,’ Moore shares a powerful message based on the story of his own attempted suicide as a teenager.

To Kurt Cobain, on Your 48th Birthday

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Gone, but never forgotten. Ryan Bell shares what Kurt Cobain left him…and us…more than 20 years after his death.

10 Harmful Myths About People with Bipolar Disorder

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As a person diagnosed with bipolar disorder, Sam Dylan Finch debunks some of the biggest myths you hear about it today.

Mental Health is a Global Issue

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Here’s how neuroscience can cross international boundaries

If You’re Considering Suicide

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“A few years ago, I was seriously depressed, looking for a reason to stay alive. I couldn’t find one. Now I’d like to help others.”

Bullying Meets Its Match

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After years of abuse at school, Claire Tietgen wanted to die. Now, though, she’s found a reason for living thanks to Mixed Martial Arts.

Therapy Through Nature

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When the darkness of negative emotions hangs heavy, there are few things that lift those clouds better than getting out into nature.