Krista Marzofka

14 Added | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | @hellokittykaya | Keep up with Krista Marzofka on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Krista Marzofka”

Texas woman wins half-million dollar revenge porn lawsuit

A woman in Texas has won a rare, major legal victory in a revenge porn case. Local station ABC KTRK reports that a civil court has awarded the anonymous woman $500,000 after her former boyfriend of seven years posted photographs and videos from their relationship on YouTube and other sites as a way …

Goodreads Competitor Slice Bookshelf Shuts Down

Slice Bookshelf, a social community for readers taking on Amazon-owned Goodreads by offering a more modern experience, and one that was less dependent on manual input from users, is shutting down. The company says that, going forward, it’s focusing on improvements to its core product, mobile …

Is Depression Just A “Rich Person” Problem?

I was out to coffee with a few friends recently when the concept of depression was brought up. One friend talked about how depression is a “rich …

There's A DJ School For Babies In Brooklyn Now

Even though babies are, you know, babies. (h/t HyperVocal)

School Stress Takes A Toll On Health, Teens And Parents Say

When high school junior Nora Huynh got her report card, she was devastated to see that she didn't get a perfect 4.0.<p>Nora "had a total meltdown, cried for hours," her mother, Jennie Huynh of Alameda, Calif., says. "I couldn't believe her reaction."<p>Nora is doing college-level work, her mother says, …

The Birth Control Pill Has Become a Widely Prescribed Cure-All... But What About the Drawbacks?

Birth control pills are prescribed for every female trouble known to, uh, man. While their benefits are undeniable, some are questioning the explosion in their use.<p>When my gynecologist said I needed to go on birth control pills at age 14, my feminist mother rejoiced. I'd been missing several days …

Women's Health

Teen's story of depression goes viral

For years Kevin Breel hid his depression behind jokes and laughter. The aspiring stand-up comedian couldn’t talk to anyone about his pain until it got so bad he considered taking his life. What kept him from sharing his struggle and looking for help was the stigma surrounding the mental illness, he …

Mental Health

Study: How Depression Dulls Memory

Symptoms of depression correlate with difficulty distinguishing between similar, but separate things.<p><b>Problem:</b> One of depression’s many insidious talents is messing with your memory. Previous research has shown that depression is linked to impaired memory and even a decrease in the volume of the …

Student Depression: 10 Common Myths About Mental Health

Coming to terms with having depression can be difficult for many people, particularly considering there are a lot of misconceptions out there.<p>Author …

Is Tumblr's Depression-Glamour The New Pro-Ana?

Tumblr is redefining depression, according to a recent article posted on The Atlantic , as social communities are presenting a more glamorized …

Google Glass Could Get You Pulled Over? Yep!

Photographed by Molly DeCoudreaux<p>Sure, we’ve chattered on about everything from the wow-worthy to the straight-up weird, wearable tech devices …