emotions

It’s Time to Talk About Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuse can take a catastrophic toll on a relationship and the health of anyone, of any gender, subjected to it. But it can also…

Everything You’ve Been Told About Crying Being Good for You Is Probably Bullshit

When it comes to human tears, the scientific community mostly cries uncle. “We hardly know what happens when we cry,” says Ad Vingerhoets, a professor…

Wallowing Is the Best Way to Get Over Pretty Much Everything

“Turn them on, turn on those sad songs,” sang Elton John sometime in the multiple-hat-wearing part of the 1980s, before going on to explain why…

Men Are Super Anxious, Too, But Not Even Doctors Want to Admit It

Browse any studies about anxiety and gender and you’ll come away with one consistent takeaway: Women are some anxious motherfuckers. They have a clear monopoly…