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May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

June 5, 2019

Since 1949, May has been recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month in the US, bringing attention to the invisible struggles many people face. Hosted by Mental Health America, this year’s theme is 4Mind4Body. It covers topics like animal companionship, spiritualism, balancing work and life, humor, and personal connections and the ways they can boost mental health. This is an incredibly important topic. A...

People and Their Efforts to Avoid a Real Life Loss

People and Their Efforts to Avoid a Real Life Loss

May 28, 2019

Picture this: a person travels to the beach, they can’t wait to dip their toes into the ocean and sunbathe on the beach. They had always dreamed of going on this trip and they finally saved up enough to do so. They had been planning this trip for months, they’re practically losing their mind as they drive to the airport. They board the plane, drop their luggage off at their hotel, throw on their ...

PTSD: Trauma and Stress Does Not a Person Bless

PTSD: Trauma and Stress Does Not a Person Bless

May 28, 2019

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a very common mental disorder, it affects millions of people in millions of ways. Even though the disorder is quite common, there is still a stigma around it. Many people still believe that PTSD is only common in war veterans, they also believe that if time has passed from a traumatic event, the person who experienced the event can no longer experience sympto...

Should Women Have Control Over Their Own Body? The Answer Will Shock You!

Should Women Have Control Over Their Own Body? The Answer Will Shock You!

April 24, 2019

For what has seemed like eons, men and women have been arguing about whether or not abortions should be legal. One side argues that the woman is killing a life who hasn’t had the chance to experience anything, while the other argues that it is just a clump of cells and the women’s life is more important. Abortion is an important part of women’s healthcare, there are so many circumstances where a ...

Porn Exists, And People Watch It

Porn Exists, And People Watch It

March 29, 2019

Porn, one subject not easily defined by any law, is instantly recognizable to everyone. From the onset of puberty through the rest of a person’s life, the presence of porn is everywhere, from saucy magazines to ads for websites where a person can meet hot chicks in their area. High schoolers, while young, still count as people, and a majority of them consume porn. While most people are aware...

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