To The People Who Bullied Amanda Todd…

Police were called to the home of 15-year-old Amanda Todd on October 10 after she committed suicide in her home in British Columbia.

A month before her death she posted a video called “My story: Struggling, bullying, suicide, self harm,” and it is basically a list of reasons why she took her life.

In 7th grade Todd sought attention on webcam chats. One man who the police are currently searching for coerced her into flashing him. When she refused to do more he sent a screenshot of her chest to her family and friends which, on top of some of the usual impulsive decisions most teens make (sleeping with a boy who had a girlfriend), led to her being bullied at school.  Continue reading “To The People Who Bullied Amanda Todd…”

Celebrity Gossip Is A Secret Source Of Stress?

Stop what you’re doing, a list that appeared on the forefront of Yahoo yesterday called “10 Secret Stressors” listed celebrity gossip as the number ten most underestimated source of stress for women.

Things like Facebook, co-workers and “the doctor” also made the list. I never thought of the doctor as much of a secret source of anxiety since they’re always freaking me out on a global level.

Whether they’re explaining a mild illness poorly or APPEARING IN STUDIES LIKE THIS ONE, telling you that the everyday routine you felt was giving you comfort is actually making things worse and pummeling your self-esteem.  Continue reading “Celebrity Gossip Is A Secret Source Of Stress?”

Vinny Guadagnino’s Anxiety Tips For Sale

I can’t tell you how refreshing it is to see a young and relatable person admitting that they struggle with clinical depression and anxiety, I just wish it wasn’t a Jersey Shore cast member.

There’s no doubt in my mind that the poor boy, who is perhaps the smartest on the show, suffers from anxiety, it’s just that people will take his book as seriously Snooki’s A Shore Thing and Confessions Of A Guidette plus Mike Sorrentino’s Guide to Creeping on Chicks.

That’s right, Vinny Guadagnino is the fourth Jersey Shore cast member (Jwoww had one too) to write a book. It will drop in April and is titled Control the Crazy: My Plan to Stop Stressing, Avoid Drama and Maintain Your Inner Cool.

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