Cori Broadus, daughter of hip-hop veteran Snoop Dogg, once attempted suicide, she revealed in a series of Instagram posts published on May 16. snoop dog daughter cori broadus suicide attempt . "But you [and] my family really give me a purpose to live [and] helped me realize [l]ife is much …Read More »
Depression Rates Are Already Higher Because of COVID-19-Will Seasonal Affective Disorder Make Things Worse This Winter?
Winter is coming, and this year it promises to be more grim than usual, with the ongoing specter of COVID-19 still hanging over nearly everything we do. The winter blues are normal as the days get shorter and time spent outside of the house is limited by cold weather. But …Read More »
The coronavirus pandemic has, of course, had a detrimental effect on the physical health of the world—but according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) the mental health of citizens in the US took a hit too. In a Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report published by …Read More »
Michelle Obama is getting attention after she got incredibly candid about her mental state in the second episode of her podcast, The Michelle Obama Podcast. The former first lady opened up to journalist Michele Norris about struggling with “low-grade depression” during the pandemic and resurgence of the fight for racial …Read More »
Many people experience depression, but situational depression is a specific type of this mental health condition. It refers to feelings of sadness following a traumatic event in a person's life, such as a job loss, death of a loved one, or a serious illness diagnosis. Here's how experts explain situational …Read More »
Selena Gomez Reveals What Having Depression Feels Like: 'My Lows Would Take Me Out for Weeks at a Time'
Selena Gomez has been open about her mental health struggles. But in one of her most revealing interviews yet, she spoke out about how being officially diagnosed with both anxiety and depression and getting the right treatment has been life-changing. “My highs were really high, and my lows would take …Read More »
If your parent or sibling had depression, maybe you're worried you'll get it too. Or perhaps you're concerned that because you had depression, you'll pass it on to your child. Whatever the case, you may find yourself wondering: Is depression genetic? Depression is one of the most common mental health …Read More »
Welcoming a little one into the world can be one of the happiest times in a woman's life—but it can also be one of the most stressful. Women are often aware of the risk of postpartum depression, but what many don't realize is there's also a risk of depression during pregnancy. …Read More »
In the United States, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death, responsible for tens of thousands of deaths each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Each year, millions of people attempt suicide. Yet the reasons for suicide still feel mysterious and even unimaginable to many …Read More »
I don’t remember much about June 19, 2001. The day was warm. Very warm. Sweat pooled between my breasts, and my unshaven thighs stuck to the plastic-coated bus seat. When I arrived at school, it sounded like I was peeling my legs off a latex balloon. Long, frizzy strands of …Read More »