It might sound counterintuitive, but depression might well have served an important evolutionary function — and although it almost certainly doesn’t feel like it, it could still be helping us now
People who suffer from BIID — Body Identity Integrity Disorder — go through life believing their arms or legs don’t belong to them. How far will they go to feel ‘complete’?
Before lockdown, therapists didn’t recommend using these tools without them. But now, with more and more people uninsured and broke, they’re proving to be a lifesaver.
When you don’t need a hospital and don’t have $200 an hour for support, the healthcare system has entirely screwed you over