mental health

News

73% of independent musicians experience mental illness

A new report spoke to 1,500 artists on the state of their mental wellbeing.
Moya Lothian-McLean
5.9.19
News

instagram might remove ‘likes’

One small step for Instagram, one giant leap for… mental health?
Nicole DeMarco
5.1.19
Art

this artist's wreaths are for anyone going through an existential crisis

Jim Swill uses colorful floral arrangements as a social commentary on mental health issues.
Laura Pitcher
5.1.19
Music

how billie eilish uses humor and horror to talk about mental health

On her first full-length album Billie skillfully discusses mental health and self-loathing. But behind the melodrama there’s an extremely relatable, endearingly goofy 17-year-old.
Jake Hall
4.4.19
Film

how ‘minding the gap’ addresses mental health in skating

The film’s director, Bing Liu, discusses anxiety in skate culture and breaking through the stigma and silence
Oliver Lunn
3.22.19
Fashion

the complex relationship between fashion and self harm

Self-harm imagery has always existed in dark parts of the internet, romanticised and stigmatised in equal measure. Now, fashion could be providing the platform for the issue to get the discussion it deserves.
Sophie Wilson
3.22.19
News

on its 30th birthday, the internet’s creator says it’s not necessarily good for humanity

Happy birthday babe! Looking fab!! xx
Roisin Lanigan
3.12.19
News

a new study finds shrooms boost creativity for up to a week

The magical fungus is considered the "safest drug" and can also improve empathy.
Nicole DeMarco
3.8.19
Opinion

why aren't more people talking about netflix's razor-sharp sitcom 'one day at a time'?

The Netflix reboot of 70s comedy 'One Day at a Time' is quite possibly the best (and most important) show on screens right now.
Yusuf Tamanna
2.21.19
Opinion

what's your side-hustle really costing you?

9 to 5 isn’t enough anymore: it’s 9 to 5 to midnight now. Anything less, and we start to feel an insidious sense of guilt.
Emily Reynolds
2.4.19
Think Pieces

how to look after your mental health on blue monday (and the rest of the year)

Winter doesn’t have to be cruel.
Roisin Lanigan
1.21.19
Think Pieces

why dry january won't solve our problem with binge drinking

Now the festivities are over the #newyearnewme bandwagon is here with over 4 million of us committing to a sober January. But what good does it do when we get back on the booze?
Lily Rose Thomas
1.16.19
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