Category Mental Health

Mom-Of-One, Linda Ikeji Unravels Depression In A Deeper Way & It Is Spot On!

Recently, the word ‘Depression’, its effect on people, and how to detect and manage it has been the subject of discussion on many platforms. This is coming on the heels of several news of suicide committed especially by people whom

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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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Bipolar Disorder: Kim Kardashian Gets Candid About Husband, Kanye West’s Mental Illness

Mum-of-three and fashion mogul, Kim Kardashian has spoken out about the troubles her husband, Kanye West has with bipolar disorder (a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and inability to carry out day-to-day tasks). The Keeping

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‘We’re told to pray it away’ -Hollywood Star, Taraji P. Henson Gets Real On Her Journey To Tackle Her Mental Health Issue

Turns out the ‘go and pray about it’ is not peculiar to Nigerians, the Golden Globe-winning actress Taraji P. Henson said they were told the same in their battle with mental health. The Empire star, 48, who is being celebrated as

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Marijuana Mom, Courtney Flores Highlights How Smoking Pot Makes Her A Better Mom

Blogger, Courtney Flores of Scarymommy.com is out to show that smoking marijuana while taking care of children is perfectly acceptable. For the mom, marijuana isn’t the drug you might think it is. According to a 2017 report published by the

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You Can Eat Your Way To Better Mental Health – New Study Reveals

As we all know that eating lots of fruit and vegetables is good for your physical health, but a new research suggests that it might be good for your mental health too. A study from Australia found improvements in psychological

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Mental Health: Working Long Hours Increases Depression Risk In Women — New Study Reveals

Depression is the persistent feeling of sadness. Depression has plagued many of recent and a new study published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, reveals that working longer hours may impact mental health, especially for women. According to newsmedicaltoday.com,

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Father-of-two, Seun Omogaji AKA DJ Xgee Allegedly Commits Suicide After Leaving A Suicide Note On Social Media

It’s a sad day for the Nigerian entertainment industry as one of its own, Lagos-based Disc Jockey, Seun Omogaji popularly known as DJ Xgee and a father-of-two allegedly committed suicide moments after he took to his Instagram page to leave a

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Postnatal Depression: Californian Mum Does The Unthinkable

A Californian mum suffering a severe case of postnatal depression has done the unthinkable, by allegedly throwing her baby girl out of a moving car, killing her. 32-year-old Nicole Stasio who had worked as a yoga instructor and health coach, gave birth

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Nigerian Mom Battling Depression Throws Followers Into Panic After Instagram Post

A Nigerian mom with Instagram handle @foodbowlng  who is battling depression, took to her Instagram page to share a disturbing post that has left her family members, friends and followers in a panic mode. The woman who is a caterer

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