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What's Freaking Me Out
What's Freaking Me Out

The Grief and Terror of Realizing Your Parents Are Aging

The shift from “my parents are healthy and indestructible” to talking about mortality on the drive back from Costco feels crazy.
Emily Cassel
2.13.18
Screen Crack
Screen Crack

Watch the 10 Best Tonic Videos of 2017

We've put together a list of our favorite videos of this year for your viewing pleasure.
Tonic Staff
12.22.17
We Asked
We Asked

Therapists Told Us What it's Like to Lose a Patient to an Overdose

During the drive to his funeral, I asked myself over and over again: What did I miss?
Caroline Shannon-Karasik
12.22.17
Running Wild
Running Wild

Running Is a Great Coping Mechanism for Grief

"I had a distinctive time to be sad and not have grief take over my life.”
Cindy Kuzma
11.20.17
mental health
mental health

Sometimes Depression Means Not Feeling Anything At All

Not happy. Not sad. Just nothing.
Philip Eil
10.16.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

The Faces of Americans Who Died From Opioid Overdoses

This interactive map humanizes the opioid epidemic.
Lynn Shattuck
10.13.17
mental health
mental health

I'm Trying to Channel My Depression Like Frida Kahlo

"Trying" being the operative word.
Eva Recinos
9.27.17
Tonic Talks
Tonic Talks

A Shot Could Have Prevented the Cancer That’s Killing Me

“I’d like to show the anti-vaxxers my chest tube and ask, ‘Would this be problematic for your child?'"
Diana Spechler
7.13.17
Organ Donation
Organ Donation

This Conversation Will Happen if You're on Life Support

Organ liaisons—while compassionate—have to stick to the script.
Patia Braithwaite
7.12.17
grief
grief

Mourning the Loss of One Baby When You're Pregnant With Its Twin

The image flashed on the screen: three babies, two heartbeats.
Jody Allard
6.8.17
Work It Out
Work It Out

My Boxing Coach is My Therapist

No, seriously. She has the degree and everything.
Kat Lister
6.6.17
Tonic Talks
Tonic Talks

Lessons About Grief From the People Who Know

Obit writers' fresh perspective on death.
Dana Leventhal
4.24.17