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Pete Davidson Hints On 'SNL' He's Off To Another Stint In Rehab
Pete Davidson hasn t been in many Saturday Night Live sketches lately, and now we might know why. He indicated on Weekend Update that he could be heading to rehab again. Asked by Update co-host Colin Jost what he was doing for the holidays, Davidson said he was going on a little vacation, but essentially described rehab. You know, the kind of vacation where, like, insurance pays for some of it, an ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
It’s None Of My Business If Homeless People Use The Money I Give Them For Dr...
Because it s the holiday season, a lot of people are sharing online about giving . Recently on Facebook , one particular post kept showing up in my feed. In the photo, a woman is hugging a homeless person she had just bought a meal for. The lengthy post speaks of compassion and kindness, of caring for others, of treating homeless folks with humanity. But the post ends with this Not all of them are ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Bill Konigsberg Aims To Spark Dialogue About Mental Health With Young Adult No...
In the 12 years since the release of his debut novel, Out of the Pocket , Bill Konigsberg has proven himself a virtuoso of crafting LGBTQ-inclusive narratives for young readers. For his latest book, however, the author said he aimed to encourage his audience to come out of the closet with regard to another complex and deeply personal subject. HuffPost got an exclusive first look at the cover art f ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Jessie J Slams Blog For Channing Tatum Remarks: 'Lying Isn’t Journalism'
Jessie J is not happy with an entertainment blog that claimed the singer s recent Instagram post about mental health-related to her split from onetime beau Channing Tatum . Earlier this week, Jessie J shared emotional words about time, loneliness, and taking care of yourself. Keith Mayhew SOPA Images via Getty Images Jessie J had a few words for media sites that leap to conclusions. YOU ARE LOVED. ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Soldiers Aren't The Only Ones Who Get PTSD. Here's How It's Affected My Life.
The other day, I had a flashback looking at a pair of pajamas. They were faded blue, with stripes, and they looked pretty much exactly like the ones my father used to wear. Thirty seconds earlier, everything was fine, but seeing those pajamas catapulted me right back to being 12 years old, and spotting their distinctive fabric through a tiny gap in my bedroom door as my father walked to the bathro ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
I’ve Hidden My Mental Illness From Those I Love Most. Here’s Why.
I ve tried to pinpoint the moment I transitioned from a carefree child to a depressed teen, but I can t. There was no event or incident. Instead, my personality just faded. I was a light on a dimmer an incandescent bulb that slowly began to die out. But the pieces I have managed to put together give me glimpses into a troubled past. When I was 12, I became self-conscious. I was 100 pounds, which w ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 25
I Wish I Had Sesame Street's New Muppet When My Mom Was Struggling With Addict...
My mother is a sharp, quick-witted woman who has an artistic temperament without being an artist. A child of two schoolteachers, she was full of energy with no real outlet. After she was married, she felt suffocated under the weight of societal expectations of the small town near Mumbai, India, where I grew up and where my family still lives. Like many Indians, I grew up in a multigenerational hou ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
HuffPost Her Stories: Let’s Talk About Therapy
Hi, readers When I think about therapy, I feel overwhelmed. What s the difference between a psychiatrist and a counselor And if I ve never gone to either, how do I know where to start That s precisely why HuffPost launched its global therapy series . There are so many different types of therapy, explains Lindsay Holmes, senior wellness editor for HuffPost U.S., where the project originated. Many p ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
What I Want You To Know About Borderline Personality Disorder
I didn t always know I had an illness. It was only after my first boyfriend broke up with me in my first year of college, five years ago, that I began to realize something might be wrong with me. We would talk on the phone for up to five hours a night, and I would still have intense feelings that he didn t spend enough time with me. That he didn t love me. That he would leave me. That I wasn t eno ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
Trump's New Substance Abuse Website Pretends Obamacare Doesn't Exist
The Trump administration isn t just trying to erase the Affordable Care Act in Congress and the courts. They want to erase it from history. On Wednesday, the White House announced the launch of FindTreatment.gov , a new website from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration that s designed to help people choose among more than 13,000 care providers across the United Sta ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
Labrador Sworn In At State Attorney's Office As Emotional Support Dog
CHICAGO AP It was a real dog of a ceremony this week during a swearing-in at the state s attorney s office in Chicago. The newly sworn-in worker is a Labrador retriever named Hatty. The 2-year-old will be on a 9-to-5 human schedule. But she s being asked to work like a dog, to just do what comes naturally to most dogs show affection. Camille Fine Chicago Tribune AP Hatty s primary handler and vict ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
Lady Gaga Doesn't Want To Glamorize Her History With Self-Harm
Lady Gaga is used to baring her soul to her fans scars and all. The multihyphenate entertainer has been outspoken about her mental health issues from surviving sexual assault and her chronic illnesses in the last few years. Now she s digging even deeper, opening up about her history with self-harm . Speaking with Oprah Winfrey in a new interview for Elle magazine , the Oscar winner explained that ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Nov 18
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