Tag Archives: depression

  • Audra McDonald Reveals She Attempted Suicide in College

    Jul 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *In a new interview, multiple Tony winner Audra McDonald reveals there was a time in her life when she wanted to end it all. The 44-year-old actress-singer spoke about the depression she battled in college, which led to a suicide attempt. “When I was at Juilliard, I had a suicide attempt. I tried to slit […]

  • Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Reveals Past Battle With Depression

    Jun 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson recently revealed that he fell into a deep depression after he failed to make it in the NFL – which led to a series of personal setbacks. The “Hercules” star signed with Canadian Football League but was later let go, and then split from girlfriend Dany Garcia – who he later married […]

  • Lee Thompson Young Suffered from Depression; Practiced Yorùbá

    Aug 21, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Sources close to late actor Lee Thompson Young tell E! News he had suffered from depression for some time leading up to his apparent suicide. The “Rizzoli & Isles” star, who was 29 at the time of his death on Aug. 19, “didn’t drink or party,” says a source, adding, “He was the opposite. Lee […]

  • Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child Admits Battle with Depression

    Jan 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *In an interview to promote her role in the new touring production of “Fela!,” Michelle Williams – one third of Destiny’s Child alongside Beyonce and Kelly Rowland – revealed that she has only recently emerged from years of suffering from moderate depression. Her dark cloud lifted thanks to exercise, therapy and positive thinking. “I’ve dealt with depression,” […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Being Treated for Bipolar Disorder

    Aug 14, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Doctors have discovered that Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. is actually suffering from bipolar disorder, reported the Mayo Clinic on Monday. The Rochester, Minn.-based clinic specified his condition as Bipolar II, which is defined as periodic episodes of depression and hypomania, a less serious form of mania, says the Huffington Post. Bipolar II is a treatable […]

  • Jesse Jackson, Jr. Responding to Depression Treatment

    Aug 10, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Jesse Jackson, Jr. is recovering from his bout with depression, says his father, the Reverend Jesse jackson. The politician has been in the hospital for weeks, receiving treatment at the Mayo Clinic. He took an unexpected hiatus from Congress in June; his office released a statement saying the congresswoman was being treated for a “mood […]