Category Mental Health

‘There is the peculiarity of timelines for different individuals’ -Comedian Asiri Addresses Spate Of Suicide Among Young Ones

Suicide rates in Nigeria have risen sharply and has been getting serious attention from both concerned citizens of the country and the authorities. Asiri Comedy, known for playing comic roles with Woli Arole, has revealed that he has intervened in

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New Study Explains How You Can Use Physical Fitness To Overcome Depression

Scientists in a recent study have said that physical fitness may help to prevent depression and anxiety. According to medicalnewstoday.com, common mental health problems, such as depression and anxiety, are a growing global issue as they reduce overall well-being and life

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Facebook and Instagram Are Damaging Children’s Mental Health Before Age 14- New Study

A new study has found that social media raises children’s risk of mental health problems by up to half.  The study of more than 10,000 children showed that checking various social media platforms weekly means the risk of suffering “psychological

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Renown Author, Matt Haig’s Post About Surviving A Suicide Attempt Inspires Thousands Battling Depression To Share Their Stories | Read And Be Inspired Too

Matt Haig, a renowned UK-based author recently shared a post on his Twitter page in which he encouraged people who are currently battling with depression. The British writer shared his personal experience about how he nearly died 20 years ago

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Study Reveals The Crucial Link Between Nature & Your Family’s Mental Health

People who study health outcomes have long known that having access to nature is important for health — from decreased asthma and obesity to increase immunities and quality sleep, exposure to the outdoors is good for everyone. But a new meta-study

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‘Nigerian Women Attempt Suicide More Than Men’ -Psychologist, Titi Tade Reveals, Gives Reasons Why It’s So

Titi Tade, Clinical Psychologist, Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SURPIN) has revealed that more women attempted suicide than men in Nigeria. Tade, Deputy Director, Medical Social Services at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), made the assertion while delivering a

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‘Intrude into their business’ -Wife Of Lagos State Governor, Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu Tasks Parents On Child’s Mental Health 

Lagos State First lady, Ibijoke Sanwo -Olu has urged parents and guardians to pay serious attention to the welfare and mental health of their children and wards, saying such was necessary to evolve a decent youth population and a sanitized

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Fathers, Husbands, Common Triggers Of Mental Health Issues -Publisher & Advocate, Betty Irabor

Genevieve Magazine publisher and mental health advocate, Betty Irabor, has identified fathers and husbands as common triggers of mental issues among women. The 62-year-old mom-of-three who has many times shared that she suffered chronic depression stated in her new Instagram

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Mom-Of-One, Linda Ikeji Unravels The Best Way To Stay Happy And It Is Spot On!

Celebrity blogger and mother-of-one, Linda Ikeji has unraveled how she thinks is the best way to  stay happy and we completely agree with her. According to the single mom-of-one, one of the causes of depression which many are suffering from

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Duchess Kate Middleton Reveals The One Thing She Does Each Day To Boost Her Kid’s Mental Well-being

Kate Middleton has revealed the one thing she does with her children everyday to improve their general happiness. Kate often speaks about how happy her three children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis make her. The Duchess of Cambridge took part in

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Nigerian Doctor, Azibanigha Scott, Helps Make Sense Of Depression Diagnosis, Symptoms And Predisposing Factors

A Nigerian doctor, Azibanigha Scott, in a blog post, addressed the wanton use of the words ‘depressed’ and ‘depression’. Dr. Azi, who worked as a clinical content researcher and later on, as a clinical analyst in one of the largest

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Fitness Enthusiast And Mum Of Three, Amara Kanu Gives Tips For Coping With Depression

Amara Kanu who is the wife of one of Africa’s most decorated footballers, Nwankwo Kanu enjoys using her Instagram page to educate her followers. In a recent Instagram post, the mom-of-three and fitness enthusiast who has been an inspirational coach

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Psychiatrist Consultant Gives Startling Percentage Of Nigerians Suffering From Mental Illnesses

A renowned Psychiatrist Consultant at the Federal Medical Center, Gusau, Zamfara, Aremu Saad, disclosed that over 20 per cent of Nigerians is suffering from different forms of mental illnesses. The consultant made this known on Thursday while addressing journalists, adding

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This Mom Has An Important Message For Parents After Her Adolescent Daughter Attempted Suicide

A mom is sharing an important message with other parents after her adolescent daughter attempted suicide. Mental disorders and mental health problems seem to have increased considerably among adolescents in the past years. Many mental health problems emerge in late

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See Why Hollywood Actress And Mum, Taraji P. Henson, Wants Schools To Include Mental Healthcare In Their Curriculum

American superstar actress and mum-of-one, Taraji P. Henson, who recently started a Foundation, named after her late father, to eradicate the stigma around mental healthcare in the African-American community is taking her message across the world. The 48-year-old Empire star

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‘Marriage or having a child can’t fix it’ -Betty Irabor Touches On Depression & Finding True Happiness

Founder and Publisher of Genevieve Magazine, Betty Irabor, who has battled depression and attempted suicide in the past, has shared a thoughtful piece on the issue. In her insightful post, the 63-year-old media socialite who has many times shared that

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Comedienne, Abidemi Hope Laments The Pain & Depression That Have Accompanied The Loss Of Her Daughter: ‘I thought I was strong enough to pray myself out of this pain’

The death or loss of a child can be called the ultimate tragedy. Nothing can be more devastating. A child’s death robs the parents, especially the mom, guardians of the ability to carry out their parenting role as they have

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How This Mom-Of-2 Is Giving Hope To People Battling Mental Illness Is Worth Mentioning

Amy Wolff’s inspirational yard signs have inspired thousands of people to raise awareness for mental health in their communities. Amy is a wife and mother-of-two daughters from Newberg, Oregon. In May of 2017, Amy had a conversation with a friend

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Bipolar Disorder: Celebrity Dad, Kanye West Details His Scary Mental Illness Struggles

Award winning rapper, Kanye West has bared details on his struggles with bipolar disorder. The 41-year-old dad to four little children, who has been campaigning against the stigmatisation of people with mental health issues, opened up in the new season

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How Young Doctor, Jessica Clemons Is Helping To Eradicate Stigma Around Mental Health In The Black Community

Jessica Clemons, a New York City-based psychiatrist has become internet sensation for her online platform, where she creates conversation to help people better understand mental health. Her social media has been one of her biggest tools to help reduce stigma

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Parents, Be Alert! NAPTAN Reacts To Spate Of Suicide Among Nigerian Students

The increase in rate of suicide amongst Nigerians, especially students is now getting serious attention from both concerned citizens of the country and the authorities. In view of this, the National Parents, Teachers Association of Nigeria, NAPTAN is calling on

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Duke Of Cambridge, Prince William Shares What It’s Like Losing His Mom At A Very Young Age

The death or loss of one’s mother can be called the ultimate tragedy. Nothing can be more devastating. The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William is candidly speaking out about how the tragic loss of his mother Princess Diana forever changed his life. In

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‘I turned to a walking corpse’ -Nigerian Man Shares On His Battle With Depression, Gives Tips On How To Tackle It

Depression is the persistent feeling of sadness. Depression/anxiety have plagued many of recent. Most people have spoken about battling it and how they overcame it. Now, the essence of sharing all of their stories is for you to understand that

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“Tears overwhelmed me daily” Georgina Onuoha Talks About Suffering Postpartum Depression

Nollywood actress and mum-of-two, Georgina Onuoha, has revealed what it was like for her when she was expecting her second child. The actress said she had just moved overseas and had a husband who was always busy working as a

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Billionaire’s Daughter, Meram Indimi, Opens Up About Her Struggle With Depression & Anxiety For A Good Cause

Quite a good number of people, including entertainers have spoken about battling with depression/anxiety and how they overcame it. Now, the essence of sharing all of their stories is for you to understand that you are not alone and show

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