*The following story may be triggering for some readers.* “I spent five minutes begging him not to do it,” he recalls of the second incident. “I was panicking inside in case he took his own life. Thankfully the police arrived and took him away for the help and support he needed.” After spending most ofContinue reading “FA Cup: Nathan Cartman contemplating taking his own life after saving others”
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Joe Rogan Shared His Covid-19 Cure-All. This Doctor Isn’t Buying It.
Grave Digger and Minister Urges Men To Get Tested
Darrell Robinson serves his neighbors in Grenada County, Mississippi, on multiple levels: as a member of the county board of supervisors, as a minister and in his daily job as a grave digger. From the cemetery, he meets with families to pick out burial plots for loved ones. He hears stories about his neighbors, includingContinue reading “Grave Digger and Minister Urges Men To Get Tested”
Fatherhood in Australia Has Made A Shift
Fatherhood in Australia has made a shift as it has in many parts of the industrialized. Today’s Australian fathers are believed to be more “hands on” and engaged with their children than the stereotypical absent breadwinner of generations past. Research exploring Australian fatherhood between 1919 and 2019 has found that while men’s family roles have changed, deep-rootedContinue reading “Fatherhood in Australia Has Made A Shift”
Herschel Walker Is Problematic
Many people are not ready to validate problematic figures like Walker at a time when we are advocating for the removal of mental health stigmas across the nation and battling racism in African-American communities.
Service To Others Can Be Liberating
To be a man means to be a fellow man. —Leo Baeck Sometimes we become overburdened with frustration and disappointment in our lives. When we turn inward and focus only on our problems, we may be cutting ourselves off from the healing effect of contact with others. Today, there may be a new group memberContinue reading “Service To Others Can Be Liberating”
Surviving Domestic Abuse
Domestic abuse against men can take the form of physical violence, emotional, verbal, or sexual abuse. Whatever your circumstances, though, you can find help and break free from an abusive relationship. Protecting Yourself As An Abused Male Domestic violence and abuse can have a serious physical and psychological impact. The first step to protecting yourselfContinue reading “Surviving Domestic Abuse”
The Shame of Male Domestic Abuse
Do you know how many men face domestic abuse in America? While the numbers aren’t as high as those reported by women, they were much higher than Charles and Dr. Poulter anticipated. Countless men have lived with abusive female and male intimate partners. Some of these victims were aware of the abuse and could notContinue reading “The Shame of Male Domestic Abuse”
5 Ways To Respond To Your Child Instead Of Losing Your Cool
Parenting can be hard and very emotionally charged. Here are some practical ways to address your child’s negative behavior without becoming unhinged.
Do you enjoy spending time in nature?
The benefits of being in nature abound. When we get closer to it – be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree – we do our brains and bodies a favor. This is true for all ages and walks of life; the outdoors offers one of the most reliable boosts to our mental and physical well-being. In fact, studies showContinue reading “Do you enjoy spending time in nature?”