Depression In Parents Linked To Picky Kids

Depression in parents could result in having fussy eaters, according to a new study by researchers in the Netherlands. As if parents need another reason to feel guilty, researchers studied the link between depression of parents in pregnancy and early…

Sarah Silverman: “I Smile Back” Required Trip Back Into Childhood of Depression, Abuse

Sarah Silverman stars as Laney in the new film I Smile Back that opened nationwide on Friday. Known for her stand-up comedy, she admits it’s often hard to convince a director she can play a role. This one was a…

Cara Delevingne Talks Battle With Depression She’s Waged Since Age 15

Cara Delevingne appears to have a picture-perfect life. During an interview last week, the super model said things aren’t always as they seem. “In our culture we are told that if we are beautiful, if we are skinny, if we…

Sarah Silverman Talks About Her Depression

Sarah Silverman spoke candidly about her battle with depression in a piece for Glamour. She appears in a new film called I Smile Back, opening on October 23, in which she plays a role that apparently hit a little too…

Depression, Suicide at Core of Mariel Hemingway’s Young-Adult Book

Mariel Hemingway is the granddaughter of famous novelist Ernest Hemingway. While Ernest Hemingway is known for his wonderful writing, he is also known for how he left this world: he put a double-barreled shotgun to his own head. In fact,…

Depression: The Number 1 Thing to Improve That Gray, Seasonal, Utter Sh-t Feeling

It’s January. For some people, January and February are the months they want to just go hibernate with the bears. They’re not sure if what they have clinically qualifies as “depression,” per se. But you can’t tell them they don’t…

Katy Perry Reveals the Depths of Her Depression, Her Song to Help Others

Katy Perry’s life could’ve taken a very different arc. The pop sensation was aimed differently by her parents. She jokes about it now. “I released a gospel record when I was 15 because I grew up in a household where…

Robin Williams Toxicology Report: No Drugs or Alcohol

Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt in his own bedroom on August 11 of this year. The actor had been battling depression after learning that he was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease. According to investigators, closed bottle…

Wayne Brady Opens Up About Struggles With Depression

Wayne Brady may seem like a happy go lucky guy, but he recently admitted that he struggles with depression. He recently told Entertainment Tonight that he has struggled with the illness for years but was afraid to come forward with…

Gene Simmons Gets Called Out by Ace Frehley Over Depression Comments

Ace Frehley freely speaks his mind, especially when he’s telling other people when to shut up. In a recent interview with Billboard Magazine, Frehley had a ball talking about his new album, Space Invader. But when asked about some of…

Gene Simmons Apologizes For Depression Remarks

Gene Simmons doesn’t seem like the kind of person who cares if he offends someone with his comments. He did however, recently issue an apology for some comments he made about depression and suicide during an interview. Simmons was asked…

Robin Williams’s Wife Shares Secret Diagnosis

When it was revealed that Robin Williams had taken his own life, many people were shocked and reacted with disbelief. Williams was known for his amazing ability to make people laugh and most people had a hard time understanding how…

Depression Symptoms: Should You Get Help?

The death of Robin Williams has made more people aware of the dangers of depression. While most people think the only symptom of depression is severe sadness, there are really several more. Depression can be dangerous if left untreated and…

Depression Symptoms, Treatments, And Self-Tests

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, depression is a mood state that “goes beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. It is a serious medical illness that affects one’s thoughts, feelings, behavior, mood and physical health.” Depression affects 5-8…

Mental Health Coaching Affects Depression And Diabetes

In a pilot study presented at the American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting & Exhibition yesterday, researchers showed that mental health coaching has not only the capacity to reduce depressive symptoms in patients but to help lower the concentration…

Depression A Risk Factor For Dementia: New Study

A new study published in the scientific journal Neurology on July 30 showed that depression is a risk factor for dementia. The results indicate that treating depression in older patients may stave off some of the symptoms of dementia related…

Julia Roberts’ Half-Sister Leaves Suicide Note; Nasty Family Details Revealed

A few months before Julia Roberts’ half-sister Nancy Motes committed suicide, Roberts urged their mother to change her last name, Motes. An insider close to the family said, “Julia wanted it so her mom could distance herself from not only…

Depression Signs Could be Treated With Alzheimer’s Drug

Millions of Americans with depression function perfectly well using common treatments, but there are those whose disease shows resistance to most drugs. Researchers this week announced some hope for those people in new research that could eventually lead to a…

Director Malik Bendjelloul Dies At Age 36

On Wednesday, fans and colleagues of director Malik Bendjelloul, known widely for his acclaimed documentary Searching for Sugar Man, were shocked to find out that he had taken his own life. Malik’s older brother Johar Bendjelloul revealed to Swedish daily…

Depression: Are You Suffering From it?

Depression is a common mental disorder that affects millions of people but can be treated. The treatment varies depending on each patient’s needs, but this cannot be done if the depression goes undiagnosed. The symptoms and types of depression can…