We’re here for you. Because we face issues too.

Loneliness

People icon 31001 People face this too.

Still Trying to Belong

Author photo

Denver's story:

There are people all around me, interacting with each other, having fun together: but I’m sitting here alone.

Featured Topics / All Topics
abuse addictions college life dating friendship marriage men's health mental health parenting self‑esteem sex stress success women's health
Recommended Stories / All Stories

Alcohol Addiction

People icon 3197 People face this too.

My Life, Wasted

Author photo

Aaron's story:

Alcohol never forced itself into my hand. It never pushed its way down my throat. And it never asked to be abused by me. Those choices were all mine.

Arthritis

People icon 527 People face this too.

A Progressive Regression

Author photo

Shauna's story:

It wasn’t like my body crumbled at once. I didn’t suddenly lose movement in my fingers, toes, shoulders, elbows, spine, jaw, and knees. For me, it was a slow, painful progression of immobility.

Emotional Abandonment

People icon 104270 People face this too.

Nothing Left To Give

Author photo

Elma's story:

I needed him to listen and show that he cared about how I felt – to look me in the eyes and be present so I’d know he had my back. But this wasn't something he knew how to do.

Anxiety

People icon 40813 People face this too.

My Mind is a Scary Place

Author photo

Hazelle's story:

In my imagination, I’ve been diagnosed, incarcerated, fired, divorced, and buried. My mind is a scary place to be sometimes.

Burnout

People icon 16134 People face this too.

Too Much Of A Good Thing

Author photo

Debbie's story:

I know that taking care of myself – body, mind, soul and spirit - needs to be my first priority. I’m still on a journey to find balance in life.

Chronic Pain

People icon 3006 People face this too.

When Everything Hurts

Author photo

Anne-Marie's story:

I never know when it will hit me, nor why. Some days, I can do everything I have planned. I can even enjoy biking, hiking, or snowshoeing. But then, it hits me yet again.

Depression

People icon 45406 People face this too.

Hello Darkness My Old Friend

Author photo

Tia's story:

I get trapped in this dark place where there’s nothing to do but sleep or cry until my head pounds. On those days, just getting out of bed is a triumph that I need to acknowledge.

Financial Stress

People icon 2430 People face this too.

Pocket Strain

Author photo

Matt's story:

For many dark nights over the course of many months, I tossed and turned, consumed with anxiety by the state of our financial situation.

Dating the Wrong Guy

People icon 35344 People face this too.

It Felt So Right

Author photo

Julie's story:

I felt truly pretty for the first time in my life. Sunshine covered my world. Being with him made me feel great. But then things changed.

Recommended Articles / Magazine