5 Ways to Stay Informed About the News Without Getting Emotionally Drained

(Note: The transcript of this comic is provided below.)

Healthcare’s in danger. The environment’s being wrecked. Trump’s tweeting ominous messages in the middle of the night.

How are you handling the stress-inducing headlines of today?

If you’re feeling freaked out when you read the news, you’re not the only one. Sometimes you probably just want to shut it all off – but then how would you stay informed?

To help you find a balance between staying informed and staying emotionally healthy, here’s a fun take on some Dos and Don’ts for reading the news.

We hope this helps you take care of yourself during these turbulent times.

With Love,
The Editors at Everyday Feminism

5 Ways to Stay Informed While Not Emotionally Compromising Yourself

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Meggie Ramm is a  Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism. She is a cartoonist whose work primarily features stick figures. She currently resides in Oakland, where she teaches comics, reads comics, and makes comics. Check out her comics here.