START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Mental Wellness

5 Questions About Drunkorexia: If You Have It, #5 Says It All

There's a good chance you've never heard of drunkorexia, but you might know someone who has it. It's easy to miss, especially among young people and on college campuses. But it's very real, insidious,…

90 comments

This is Why You’re Always Cold

Are you that person? The one who is always reaching for a sweater, even when everyone else is totally fine in a t-shirt? It could just be the way you are — but there are also a number of medical reaso…

103 comments

Honest Account of Obese Woman’s Journey of Self-Love

I spent my whole life not being noticed — so when I finally was, I didn't know how to feel. As an obese woman, I’m used to being the butt of jokes. "Nice ass!" I’ll hear walking down the street in my…

71 comments

8 Ways to Have the Best Morning Ever

Rise and shine! How do you start off your morning? Whatever the case, what you do in the morning sets your mood for the rest of the day. It makes sense, then, to make sure you're having the healthiest…

194 comments

Lessons From The Germanwings Crash: We Need to Stop Stigmatizing Mental Health

The tragic Germanwings Airbus A320 crash in the French Alps took on a terrible new dimension when it was revealed that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz may have intentionally orchestrated the fatal descent. Pr…

101 comments

The Surprising Way to Beat Road Rage

Let's face it: most of us have experienced road rage at some time or another. We can't help reacting to the driver that recklessly cuts in front of our vehicle, narrowly missing us -- or the car we ca…

85 comments

Why You Should Really Log into Facebook Less

The advent of social media has been both swift and all-encompassing, probably because the benefits are undeniable! Staying connected with friends and family as life and distance push you apart couldn’…

261 comments

4 Ways to Help You Avoid Burnout

Burnout is most commonly defined as physical or mental collapse caused by stress. Simply put, if you’re not resting properly your body will eventually force you into it. For many, burnout comes from …

70 comments

4 Ways to Actually Enjoy Time Alone

For some people, venturing out into the world alone -- like eating at a restaurant or seeing a movie -- can be an awkward and embarrassing experience. It can seem that everywhere you turn, faces seem …

210 comments

4 Spices for Your Brain

Scientists used to think that you were born with all the neurons you'd ever have. If you drank alcohol and killed brain cells, well, good luck. Then in 1998 researchers discovered the birth of new neu…

253 comments

people are talking

Thanks for the info. I enjoy all of these foods!

Got it...

Thank you.

"Here’s the thing — people used to live a lot longer than they do now." I think you me…