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17 Jun
Japanese star Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from Wimbledon, her agent confirmed Thursday, weeks after the world number two pulled out of the French Open citing her struggle with depression and anxiety.
23 May
It is without a doubt that with the sporadic rate of depression in a fractured world, many are then left bleak. Most recently with the pandemic and pandemonium around the world, this is even more glaring. Depression is estimated to affect 350 million people in all age groups and is significantly different from being sad.…
5 Apr
Medical Director, Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital (FNPH) Benin City, Dr. Imafidon Agbonile, has listed insecurity, use of hard drugs and other substances as risk factors...
27 Mar
It feels surreal that our way of life changed so drastically in so many ways in just 12 months. As Tuesday marked the Day of Reflection in the UK, I couldn’t help but reflect on the stages we individually...
8 Feb
Anxiety, depression, self-harm and even suicide: a growing number of children in the United States are struggling with their mental health during the coronavirus pandemic, doctors, teachers, parents and the government are all warning.
7 Feb
Principal and lead coach at Emotions City, Oyinkansola Alabi popularly known as Emotions Doctor has said that the world is faced with a growing population of people suffering from undisclosed mental illnesses and distress. This she said is no surprise that a developing country such as Nigeria; a home to about 206 million inhabitants with…
17 Jan
Popular Yoruba film star Iyabo Ojo has revealed on Instagram how the crash of her marriage affected her negatively. The screen star during an Instagram Live session on her page also talked about how she took the decision to lighten her skin as her ex-husband body-shamed her after she gave birth to their children. According…
10 Jan
What is depression? Depression is now an everyday term used to describe a general feeling of sadness. However, it is a medical term that describes a mental illness characterised by persistent low moods that interfere with one’s quality of life, activities, abilities, and relationship with others. These moods usually last for some time, typically for…
30 Nov 2020
Researchers have reported a clear link between low physical fitness and the risk of experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety, or both. The study, which included more than 150,000 participants.....
22 Nov 2020
Nigeria, yesterday, yet again slipped into another round of recession recording a negative Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of 3.62 per cent in the third quarter (Q3) of 2020.
16 Nov 2020
The issue of mental health has become an important conversation with many people lost as to the causes of depression. Most people going through this have no idea how they got into such a dark hole, and they constantly struggle to get out of it. In most cases, depression doesn't have a single cause. Instead,…
3 Nov 2020
Justin Bieber has opened up about his mental health struggles revealing that there was a time he was really suicidal as a teenage superstar. In a new YouTube documentary, "Justin Bieber: Next Chapter" which gives viewers an exclusive look into Bieber’s life during the coronavirus pandemic, the 26-year-old Canadian artiste spoke about his life, fame…

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