anxiety

Why Finding a Therapist Without Insurance Is a Kafkaesque Nightmare

When I quit my job, I expected to leave my problems at the office. Instead, I was more anxious than ever before. As an uninsured…

Why Your New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Actually Make You Happier

A new year brings another rush to make shiny resolutions about what we can and should achieve. But despite America’s vast diversity, it turns out…

Prisoners Still Believe the Penal System Is Secretly Dosing Them With ‘Anti-Horny’ Drugs

Recently, a friend of mine recounted his night in jail after being arrested following a traffic stop in Charlotte County, Florida. He said he quickly…

Should I Blame Weed for My Anxiety and Depression?

I remember my first time smoking weed. I was lingering outside of a party with some high school friends when one of them whipped out…