Mental Health News You'll Actually Want to Read
Senators take another stab at passing a mental health reform bill during an election year. Senate Republicans and Democrats are crafting a new bill, which may or may not include parts of the Senate and House bills that are now collecting dust.
Evidently, when it comes to stress, it’s better to have a boss that is always hovering around your cubicle, asking about a TPS report or telling you to cancel your weekend plans, than one who is only a jerk part-time.
When someone talks about wanting to kill themselves, most of us are desperate to say anything to make them stop. That’s why this story in New York about a teen who sent her boyfriend hundreds of texts encouraging him to kill himself is so disturbing. The court case that follows could shine a light on the importance of suicide prevention.
If you still don’t think managing stress is a big deal, consider this: studies have found that three months after a stressful event, your hair could fall out at 10 times its normal rate. #selfcare