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We Need to Talk About Syphilis Rates

Despite the fact that we’ve never known more about how to prevent the spread of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), rates of many STIs continue to rise. While this overall trend is worrying experts, syphilis makes for an especially striking case study. The rates of primary and secondary syphilis (also called P&S syphilis, these are the […]

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We Need To Talk About Survivor's Guilt

Trauma stemming from a horrific event like a mass shooting can linger long after the incident. Particularly when deaths occur, it’s common for people to struggle and wonder why they survived while others did not. This debilitating issue, known as survivor’s guilt, is a real mental health problem that deserves sensitivity and treatment. “Survivor’s guilt […]

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Pete Davidson And Other Celebs Are Changing The Way We Talk About Mental Health

“Saturday Night Live” star Pete Davidson had already been candid about his mental health struggles when he posted about his suicidal thoughts on Instagram last December, sparking a nationwide conversation about how to seek help and support others. Many people, including Olympian Michael Phelps, have been speaking openly about how text therapy specifically helped “save” their lives. […]