mental illness


a recent study links air pollution and mental illness

Depression and bipolar disorder were found to be more common in major cities.
Nicole DeMarco
mental illness

we need to stop making mental illness look cool on social media

The trend of falsely portraying anxiety and depression threatens the already fragile well-being of more young people than ever before.
Alyson Zetta Williams

'maniac' nails what it's like living with mental illness

The Netflix series stars Emma Stone and Jonah Hill as New Yorkers seeking a psychological cure-all.
Kara Weisenstein
Think Pieces

why this tweet about mental health services went viral

Going to A&E in the midst of a mental health crisis, writer Emily Reynolds was turned away with nothing more than a pamphlet. When she tweeted about the absurdly inadequate treatment, the response from others about similar experiences was overwhelming.
Emily Reynolds
mental health

we need to talk about art’s obsession with the ‘tortured genius’

Does the correlation between creativity and mental illness ultimately do us harm?
Wendy Syfret

reclaiming the word 'mental'

You're Mental launches with a gig at Rough Trade, Nottingham this evening.
Matthew Whitehouse

petra collins reclaims running mascara and female hysteria in raw new series, 24-hour psycho

Among the neon, tear-streaked portraits of her recently opened show in San Francisco, the photographer talks to i-D about depression, dark comedy, and Carly Rae Jepsen.
Alyssa Pereira