Self-Confidence Check, 1, 2, 1, 2

The other night I was watching the final episode of "Project Runway" and one of the female finalists said, "It's OK to be confident." She said this as if she were ...

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Study Indicates Stop and Frisk Causes Anxiety and Trauma in New York City Men

The American Journal of Public Health released a study titled “Aggressive Policing and the Mental Health of Young Urban Men” on Thursday that suggests that young men who have been subjected ...

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My Mother Died Three Months Ago, And I'm Still Figuring Out How To Grieve For Her

This has been, to date, the most difficult essay I've ever written. Usually, I can bang one out in a day or two. A week, even. But writing about the ...

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Marijuana May Lead to Psychosis, Study Says

The recreational use of marijuana has been the center of controversy. Though more and more people believe marijuana should be legal, a new study has revealed 20 years of data ...

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5 Ways To Love Yourself Now

Tracee Ellis Ross, star of the new ABC series Black-ish has been our hair, style and attitude muse since she played Joan on Girlfriends; the quirky bohemian quintessential BFF - ...

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Bypass the Burn: 7 Ways to Prevent Burnout

Ever find yourself barely limping along with what feels like an infinite to-do list stretched out in front of you? Sometimes the end appears like a mirage in the desert, ...

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Donald Glover and The Premium on Being OK

For much of my life, I have not been a well woman. I have struggled with depression for as long as I can remember and recently developed a mean case of what my doctor thinks is anxiety. I didn’t get help for any of my...

Donald Glover (Childish Gambino) To Join “Girls” as Lena Dunham’s Republican Boyfriend

“Girls” received considerable flack for the first season’s treatment of race. Although the HBO series takes place in Brooklyn, New York, one of the most diverse boroughs in the most ethnically diverse city in the country, the characters are all lily-white. Lena Dunham, the show’s...