'Boy Meets World' star Will Friedle describes himself as a 'Panic-Attacker'

"FEENY! FEE-HEE-HEE-HEE-HEE-HEE-NAY!" Okay, phew, now that I got that out my system, let's talk about the man behind the fa...

Depression is the same as any other illness

A couple weekends ago, my boyfriend woke up on Sunday morning with a temperature of almost 102. I took him to urgent care, where he found ...

GUEST POST: Kansas City man strives to help homeless people living with mental illness

By Jason Miller Meant to Live Guest Writer Because of my Bipolar Disorder, addictions, and tumultuous life - putting me in highly preca...

Lucy Hale: 'I used to feel that putting myself first was selfish. It’s not.'

So, I kind of feel like I know actress Lucy Hale now, even though I met her for a grand total of 10 seconds in March. I went to the South ...

Talking about author Tarryn Fisher's new book...and also how she's helped me through my depression

Eeee! So one of my favorite authors, Tarryn Fisher, selected me as one of the bloggers to debut the cover to her upcoming novel. Excuse...

'Austin Powers' actor Verne Troyer dies after battling depression for years

"Depression and Suicide are very serious issues. You never know what kind of battle someone is going through inside. Be kind to one a...

Why I talk about my mental health on social media

Last week, I went to see a therapist for the first time in years. For those of you who are my friends on Facebook, you already know this —...

Having hope during an emotional breakdown

I was told this week by someone close to me that I used to be a strong, independent woman. Used to be. He told me that he knows that, deep...

Mourning the 24 victims of school shootings in the last 10 weeks

There have been 12 school shootings this year, according to CNN . When I first read this, I paused before I realized what the article was ...

Why do we watch and read things that we know will make us cry?

A few months ago, I read the book "They Both Die at the End" by author Adam Silvera . As the title suggests, I obviously knew ...