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80-Year-Old Model Crushes Stereotypes With His Runway Swagger

You're never too old to rock a catwalk.<p>High fashion runways don’t usually feature older models, let alone those with more than half a century in life experience. But this 80-year-old grandfather is proof designers have been making one BIG mistake.<p>Wang Deshun is an actor and artist from China with …

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Foreign Policy explains why it endorsed its first presidential candidate in history

In the nearly half century history of Foreign Policy, the editors of this publication have never endorsed a candidate for political office. We cherish and fiercely protect this publication's independence and its reputation for objectivity, and we deeply value our relationship with all of our …

What It's Like to Have Borderline Personality Disorder

"I keep seeing my neighbor's pool in winter, just an empty bowl of dusty blue tiles. Imagine standing in the middle of that, when suddenly, the pool fills up. In an instant, you're drowning."<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Australia.</i><p>It's Mental Health Week across Australia. Each state starts …

Playing Pokémon Go Is Helping People With Mental Health Issues Feel Better

"As soon as I got Pokemon Go I was able to leave the house, and I walked outside for hours and suddenly found myself enjoying it."<p>Players are encouraged to travel around their neighborhood to find new Pokémon.<p>"I have struggled with motivation and energy since I was 9, when I developed severe …

Eat Chic: New York City's Best Desserts

Our guide to NYC's chicest sweets.<p>New York City's ever changing dining scene is more often revered for it's savory options than it's sweets. Dessert in New York if often skipped, and ordering a digestif or relocating for a nightcap is more often the place we'd prefer to cash in on calories. Some …

'Hi, Anxiety': Women hide their mental illness out of shame, says author

Kat Kinsman’s anxiety began in kindergarten with upset stomachs and a nervous habit of picking at her thumb until it bled.<p>By 14, depression set in after being bullied, and her symptoms became so severe, she stopped going to school. Her parents finally took her to a psychiatrist.<p>But just as …

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'I just feel less alone': how Tumblr became a source for mental health care

Tumblr’s mental health communities seem to be filling in the gaps for healthcare in the US, by providing support, information – and actual help from clinicians<p>Mea Pearson, a 24-year-old with borderline personality disorder, first confronted the world of online therapy after returning home from …

This Brewery Has Created Edible Six-Pack Rings Which Feed Fish Rather Than Killing Them

The future is here, and it’s arrived in the form of six-pack rings that are safe for marine life. Florida’s Saltwater Brewery created the rings, which are made of barley and wheat remnants from brewing, and are completely safe for fish to nibble on. (And humans, too!)<p>Standard rings, made of …

Sea Turtles

The Dalai Lama just launched a website to help you achieve inner peace

With the help of Paul Ekman, a psychologist who consulted on the 2015 Pixar film "Inside Out," and the data visualization firm Stamen Design, the Dalai Lama has launched a new website meant to give people a map for understanding their feelings.<p>It's called the "Atlas of Emotions."<p>"When we wanted to …

Mindfulness

This remote-controlled camera that sticks to walls could replace selfie sticks

While selfie sticks have revolutionized the personal photography game, they're not without their downsides. They're kind of awkward to carry around, and chances are there's still going to be an outstretched arm jutting egregiously out of frame. Plus, they're banned at most theme parks.<p>Podo is a …

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Hello, I Have Anxiety, How Are You?

<b>May is Mental Health Awareness month</b>.It is now May.So, hello, mental health. <i>I am aware of you</i>.I am aware of you because my mental health is <i>on the</i> …

Mental Health

How to Make Polygamy Work

For the first installment of The Talk, a new column that interrogates the current state of sex and relationships, we explore how and why people with different relationship structures make them work.<p><i>This article appeared in the April issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE to subscribe.</i><p>Monogamy isn't …

Target and 70 More Companies Taking a Stand for Inclusive Transgender Rights

Last week, Target announced an inclusive policy for its restrooms and changing rooms affirming that customers who are transgender can choose those of the gender with which they identify. The statement kicked off a firestorm of ridiculous controversy, but Target isn't the only company to support an …

9 Things I Wish I'd Known About Health Anxiety

There’s always the constant concern that one day I’ll be worrying about something that’s actually happening.<p>1. Health anxiety is confusing, frustrating, and terrifying.<p>During a typical day for me, it will cross my mind numerous times that I have a horrible illness. Headaches and twinges must mean a …

A Short Account Of Living With Depression And Anxiety

Student Journalism

IT'S OVER: Hillary has the Democratic primary in the bag

But let's be real. It's over. Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic nominee for president.<p>It's not just that Bernie Sanders lost delegate-rich New York by a wide margin Tuesday night. It's that the margins by which he'd need to win in the remaining contests to overtake Clinton are …

I’m documenting my own Alzheimer’s disease while I still can | The Star

On a recent flight from San Francisco back to Boston, I found myself seated between my 28-year-old daughter Colleen and the emergency hatch. When the …

U.S. Coverup of Saudi 9/11 Role Proves Complicity

Among the numerous views held by those espousing “9/11 truth,” one central idea remains the same: The United States government is complicit in the …

5 worst right-wing moments of the week — Sarah Palin hasn’t the foggiest idea what she’s talking about

The gun-toting ex-governor of Alaska takes aim at Bill Nye, while Bill O’Reilly lectures black America on racism<p>Janet Allon<p>April 18, 2016 11:41am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>While Hillary and Bernie engaged in their most contentious debate, Donald Trump had a quiet week apart …

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3 Ways to Make an Iced Turmeric Latte, from Easy to Advanced

How to make a healthy turmeric latté at home, from basic to baller.<p>If you're not seeing turmeric everywhere, you're either living under a rock or are <i>very</i> good at getting out stains (seriously, that stuff makes everything yellow). We're fans of the vibrant, healthful spice, and the evidence is in …

How it Feels When the Person You Love Has Depression

I'd never dated anyone who hadn't been on antidepressants, or spent time in a psychiatrist's office. That dark, brooding, introspective type: it draws me in.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Australia</i><p>I used to joke that only men with depression were attracted to me. It was the only …

New Jersey Student Uses 3-D Printer For DIY Dental Work

A college student in New Jersey, tired of his crooked teeth, decided to fix them — all by himself, using a 3-D printer and other digital fabrication tools.<p>Amos Dudley is about to graduate from the New Jersey Institute of Technology with a degree in digital design. The 24-year-old is a …

7 Yoga Poses to Help You Poop

Our favorite: ‘Wind-removing’ pose.<p>Can’t quite remember the last time going #2 felt like, well, second nature? While it may be tempting to reach for some OTC relief, consider hitting the yoga mat instead.<p>Can yoga poses really help?<p>“Movement in general is important for stimulating the bowels to help …

How One Man Found Inner F*cking Peace Creating Profanity-Filled Guided Meditations

<i>F*ck That: An Honest Meditation</i> is a new book by filmmaker Jason Headley that makes the overly blissed out language of mindfulness a notch more …

The deaf women in Obama's White House

<b>Two women who are deaf have risen to prominent positions alongside Barack Obama in the White House.</b><p>Leah Katz-Hernandez, 28, is one of the first people visitors encounter when they enter the White House. Informally known as the Receptionist of the United States - or Rotus - she is the first ever …

Donald Trump is the pinnacle of American stupidity: Why his campaign consummates decades of rising anti-intellectualism

<b>Donald Trump (AP/Charles Rex Arbogast)</b><p>It’s not that we’ve never seen anyone like Trump before. He’s just finishing the job begun by Reagan, Bush & Palin<p>Conor Lynch<p>April 3, 2016 6:00pm (UTC)<p>During Tuesday’s Republican town hall in Milwaukee, it was not a candidate, but the host, Anderson Cooper, who …

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Opinion: It wasn’t China that ruined the middle class; it was Republican policies

BERKELEY, Calif. (Project Syndicate) — One does not need to be particularly good at hearing to decipher the dog whistles being used during this …

Donald Trump Made Up Stuff 71 Times In An Hour

And that's counting the commercial breaks.<p>WASHINGTON -- Critics of Donald Trump's presidential campaign often complain about the way the media has reported on his candidacy. It is not just the incessant coverage that riles them. It's the perceived lack of fact-checking.<p>Trump is known for making …