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Month: February 2019

Mental Illness, Stigma, and the Dangers of Not Getting Help

I know what can happen when you ignore your mental health – when you try to hide that you are in pain. Today I’m not going to present you with my full story, but instead discuss the dangers of not getting help and the hindering role stigma plays in that process.

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My Complicated Relationship with Dating Apps

Often dating apps are advertised as opening the door to a tremendous amount of options that you wouldn’t have had access to otherwise. While this can be true – there are over 7 billion people in the world but only an estimated 50 million of those people use Tinder, and only 40 million Americans report using dating sites. That’s only 27% of young adults in America.