Tag Depression

Young Lady, Amarachi Who Almost Committed Suicide In Lagos Yesterday Shares Her Story

King Mavis Amarchi, a young lady residing in Lagos who almost committed suicide in Lekki yesterday December 5th, has taken to her Facebook page to narrate how God saved her from ending her life. According to Amarchi, she has been

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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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Psychologist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri Reveals One Surprising Factor That Can Lead Mental Disorder In Women

Nigerian psychologist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, is giving another insight on a possible cause for depression in women and this is surprising to say the least. Kadiri, the Medical Director

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Dear MIMsters: I Thought I Would Get Better But I’m Not

It took me a lot of courage to do this. I have so many things I’m struggling with, from anxiety to not knowing how to articulate my thoughts / feelings into words, to feeling rejected, not feeling loved and all.

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Mum of 2, Paula Rumm Reveals How She Won Her Battle With Depression Without Medications

On this episode of Hanging Out With Paula, Paula Rumm is giving out useful and more importantly practical methods she employed to win her battle with depression, she recounts her experience with the monster called depression and how she got

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“Depression Amongst Celebrities Is A Long Term Effect Of Living A Fake Life.”- Kelly Hansome Opines

Following disturbing reports of celebrities going into depression and entertaining suicidal thoughts, several people; including the celebrities have taken to different social media platforms to express their opinions on the issue. Some days ago, multi-talented Nigerian singer and songwriter, Harrysong

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Olubowale ‘Wale’ Akintimehin Might Be Going Through Depression… Read His Scary Posts

Nigerian-born American rapper, Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, 33, better known by his stage name Wale might be going through depression. The dad-of-1 who once spoke about how he battled drugs and depression back in 2015; has once again broken down on Instagram.

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Yvonne Jegede-Fawole Talks Tough, Airs Her Views On Celebrities And Depression

Depression has plagued many of recent; and celebrities are not left. What with many of them coming out to share how they overcame it, and/or how they are working through it. Some of Nigerian celebrities who have shared their stories

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Nigerian Lawyer, Zahra Danejo Who Lost A Friend To Depression Speaks Out In This Thought-Provoking Post

Zahra Zaraa Danejo disclosed that her friend who was stabilized after overdosing on a drug because she wanted to take her life, later died this morning. Depression doesn’t seem to be leaving our space anytime soon, and that is dispiriting. Recently, the

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Muyiwa Ademola Reveals How His Wife Helped Him Out Of Deep Depression

Entertainers do a lot of work to keep their audience happy in their highly competitive industry. This comes as no wonder seeing how A-list actors can be usurped at any moment if they are not on top of their games

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Nigerian Teacher Advises On Depression And Highlights its Devastating Effect As His Former Student Commits Suicide

It’s so disheartening that depression and its ugly effect has refused to leave our space despite all the efforts that are being made to curb the menace. Or, could it be that the efforts are not up to par with

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What To Do When Your Child Is Depressed or Suffering From Depression

ADESUA IYOYOJIE  If you think your child is seriously depressed, do not panic. Professional help is available for both your child and yourself. Talk to your child’s school to find out if any teachers have also noticed changes in behavior

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Signs that Your Child Is Suffering From Depression

ADESUA IYOYOJIE Depression is the persistent feeling of sadness and it do not only occur in adulthood, many times it occurs in childhood. Children feel depressed too, and they exhibit a certain kind of behavior that cannot be neglected. The causes

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Mom-Of-1 And Wife Of Nollywood Actor, IK Ogbonna, Sonia Morales Demystifies Depression And It Is Spot-On

Quite a good number of celebrities have spoken about battling with depression and how they dealt with it. Now, the essence of sharing all of their stories is for you to understand that you are not alone. And that, you

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Banky W And Ubi Franklin Lend Their Voices To The Subject, “Depression & Suicidal Thoughts” Sharing From Their Personal Encounters

Someone says, “Suicide doesn’t take away the pains, it gives it to someone else.” Nigerian Singer, Olubankole Wellington, popularly known as Banky W along with the founder & CEO of the record label, Triple MG, Ubi Franklin have spoken out

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Nigerian A-List Singer And Mom-Of-1, Waje Unravels Depression In A Deeper Way And It Is Explicit

The word “Depression” doesn’t seem to be leaving our space anytime soon, and that is dispiriting. Nigerian A-list singer, Aituaje Iruobe popularly known as Waje has joined the discourse on depression. According to the Afro-pop/soul singer, most people sometimes confuse

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Touching Story of Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Williams’ Battle With Depression Casts a Spotlight on Mental Health

Destiny’s Child singer, Michelle Williams, says she has “sought help” for the good of her mental health. According to reports, the 37-year-old has voluntarily checked herself into a California mental health facility to seek help for her struggle with depression.

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Eye Opening: Could You Have Been Ignoring These Seemingly Minor Signs Of Depression?

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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Ubi Franklin Reveals How Depression Pushed Him to the Brink of Suicide After His Son’s Birth

Tripple MG boss, Ubi Franklin has revealed that he suffered from depression shortly after his son with actress, Lilian Esoro was born and it almost ended his life. The cause of the depression suffered by the father of two could be connected

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Newly Wedded Mocheddah Reveals How She Suffered Depression For 4 Years

Nigerian singer, Mocheddah, who got married to her longtime boyfriend, Prince Bukunyi a few days ago, has narrated how she battled clinical depression for over 4 years via her Insta-story. Mocheddah decided to speak up following the recent deaths of popular

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Stella Damasus Reveals How the Loss of Her First Husband, Jaiye Aboderin, Took It’s Toll On Her Mental Health

Actress Stella Damasus in an Instagram live chat yesterday, reveal how the death of her first husband Jaiye Aboderin, took it’s toll on her mental health. According to Damasus, who is now happily married to movie director and actress, Doris Simeon’s

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Found Dead At Home, Kate Spade’s Suicide Note to Daughter Is Heartbreaking

On Tuesday, Kate Spade, the designer who built a billion-dollar brand of luxury handbags and accessories, was found dead in her Park Avenue apartment in Manhattan. She was 55. New York Police Department officials said that police received a call

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Dear MIMsters: I’m Married But Lonely and Terribly Depressed and Here’s Why

So a little background: I came from the US to Nigeria to live in 2011. I met my husband and we got married the following year. We have two children. Truth is, I am not happy here. I terribly miss

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Dear MIMsters: I’m Losing it and My Mother is Responsible for my Unhappiness

I’m LOSING IT and my mum is responsible for my unhappiness. I got married a year ago, but still looking up to God for the fruit of the womb. The problem is the way my mum is handling it makes

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Who Can Relate With Toke Makinwa’s Struggle With Depression and Feelings of Unworthiness?

In a lengthy post on her Instagram page, Toke Makinwa talked about her struggles with the depression and feelings of unworthiness. She also revealed she had a surgery which became the game changer. Sharing a video, the vlogger said is a true

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