Sadie Small

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Kennedy urges fair treatment of mental illness, addiction

Americans with mental illnesses or addictions have just as much right to care as those with physical illnesses, former Congressman Patrick Kennedy …

I Was One Of The Many Students Facing Depression And Anxiety

The sun rises over the sleepy city, and I've already been up for several hours, lying in bed having an early morning existential crisis -- the usual. …

Mental Health

UK opens its first 'pay-as-you-feel' food waste grocery store

The first food waste grocery store in the United Kingdom has opened, operating on a “pay-as-you-feel” model to help people on tight budgets obtain …

Why So Many People Don't Get Help for Depression

Depression affects millions of adults in the U.S. each year, but new research has found that a good portion of people with the mental disorder aren’t …

Depression Is More Than Being Sad

I was a junior in high school when I had my first major depression attack. I was barely making school on time, I wasn't paying attention in class, …

Mental Health

Did You Know That Obamacare Causes Diabetes? Here's Why It Happens And Why It's A Good Thing

Obamacare is a big, messy law with so many moving parts, it is often hard to tell how well it’s working. People debate whether it is killing jobs or creating them; they argue about whether it is lowering medical expenses or raising them. These debates often feel irresolvable because the law, being …

Health Care

A Doctor's Morality or a Patient's Right to Treatment: Which Comes First?

Refusing to act is often as controversial as any action: whether Colin Kaepernick should stand for an anthem, for example, or the right of Kim Davis …

Mental health at university: 'Students shouldn't have to suffer like I did'

I had OCD, depression, and an eating disorder. It went on for years. More mental health support in universities could help prevent ordeals like mine<p>Report: some universities need to triple mental health services funding How should universities be protecting students’ mental health?<p>As a student, I …

Mental Health