Posts tagged "depression"

Girl Talk: Should I Have Told My Boyfriend’s Parents That I’m Depressed?

I could have just said “I don’t know” or deflected the question. I didn’t have to say anything. But when my boyfriend’s parents asked me over a family dinner the…

Jessica Wakeman | August 3, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Girl Talk: What If You DO Need A Man?

“Some women are just happier in a relationship.”

As my shrink said this, my jaw dropped to the floor. Did she really just say that? The woman who had…

Leonora Epstein | July 29, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Summer Makes Some People Depressed

Most people couldn’t be happier come summer, what with the beach weather and BBQs and all. But there are a few folks out there who get sad and anxious when…

Nikki Dowling | July 25, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Three Tips for Beating the Sunday Night Blues

It’s Sunday night at 8 p.m., and your heart is:

a. Fluttering because someone special just fixed you a sumptuous and romantic supper.

b. Thumping with anticipation because… | July 19, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Five Ways Sex Makes You Beautiful

Young love! Ah, so romantic. Like any other bride-to-be Kendra Wilkinson, Playboy model and “Girls Next Door” star, is walking on air. And when asked by People magazine how she’s…

Jessica Wakeman | May 27, 2009 - 2:15 pm

Threats To Masculinity Lead To Depressed Men

Although men and women have experienced more equal employment opportunities in recent decades, men still connect their masculinity to their role as breadwinner. And when men feel insecure about their…

Annika Harris | March 11, 2009 - 10:30 am

A Strained Marriage Is Bad For A Woman’s Health

We’ve all seen the commercial that asks, “Where does depression hurt?” And anyone who’s been depressed knows that it hurts everywhere. But did you know that depression can damage the…

Annika Harris | March 10, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Wife With A Life: The Unexpectedly Sucky Parts of Newlywed Life

The first year of marriage is the hardest, I’d been told many times by my friends. While I wasn’t sure if I was prepared for the uncertain road that lay…

Claire Zulkey | January 20, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: Friends With Benefits? I Don’t Think So

Not long ago, I met a guy that reminded me of that sexy NPR storyteller Ira Glass. Instantly, I fell in nerd-love with this doppelganger. After dating for a while,…

Simcha | December 7, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Eight Signs Your Man Might Be Depressed

Though the stigma is lessening, men are still far more likely than women to let their depression go untreated. Blame it on Rambo, Brando, or the lure of the martini,…

Andrea Bonior, Ph.D | December 3, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Quickies!: “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta” Reunite For More Catfighting

Amelia will liveblog “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” reunion special tonight. Yay! We get one more hour with these divas. [The Frisky]
Now that Madonna and A-Rod can go public…

Annika Harris | November 25, 2008 - 9:30 pm

Quickies!: (Small) Victory For Prop 8!

The California Supreme Court has agreed to hear the legal challenges to the recently passed Proposition 8, which banned gay marriage. [Perez Hilton]
When you’re feeling sad, staying in your…

Annika Harris | November 19, 2008 - 10:00 pm

Debate This: Psychiatric Medications & Their Positive And Negative Effects

Last week I wrote a blog post about the 10 Ways To Survive The First Week Of Heartbreak. Just to be clear, these tips referenced the things that helped me

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 2, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Is Lindsay Lohan A Cutter?

Star magazine is reporting that Lindsay Lohan could be indulging in her old habits of drinking and doing cocaine. But Linds also may have taken up a new compulsion –…

Annika Harris | September 25, 2008 - 2:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: David Duchovny Poster Removed From Johnston & Murphy Store

Shoe company Johnston & Murphy removed a poster featuring David Duchovny from its New York City store window. The company’s corporate office instructed the store to take it down (following…

Catherine Strawn | September 2, 2008 - 12:15 pm

The Little Blue Pill Might Help Women With The Blues

While Viagra is an invention that has helped grandpas around the country get it back up for their spouses, nurses, and right hands, it now may be able to help…

Simcha | July 28, 2008 - 5:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Nude Blacklist, Bestiality, And Viagra For Women

A nudist resort in France had to get special permission from the government to keep a blacklist of guests forbidden from visiting. [Reuters]
Two dogs trained to have sex with…

Catherine Strawn | July 23, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Women Are Being Put To The Test

We’ve all taken risks — tried things and people we weren’t sure of and chalked it up to experimentation. It’s all part of being a liberated woman. But sadly we’re…

Simcha | May 29, 2008 - 11:30 am

Depressed Women Do It More

Hold on to your Prozac, because women who suffer from depression have 1/3 more sex than their “normal” counterparts. Finally, some news to cheer up my sad sisters! A study…

Simcha | March 26, 2008 - 6:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Abortions, Age Differences, And Sex While Depressed

In England and Wales, about 1,300 women had at least their fifth abortion last year out of the approximately 200,000 abortions that took place. This high figure could influence Parliament…

Catherine Strawn | March 20, 2008 - 10:00 am
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