Tag Archives: depression

  • 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 […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Wife Claims He is ‘Completely Debilitated”

    Aug 6, 12 by Brainuser1 2 Comments

    *The wife of ailing U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is finally talking. In an exclusive interview, Chicago City Council member Sandi Jackson dispelled rumors that her husband, who has been off the job for nearly eight weeks while being treated for depression, attempted suicide or was receiving help for alcohol and drug addiction. “No, no, […]

  • Meagan Good Talks Faith with Young Girls & Boyfriend’s Proposal

    Apr 27, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Shortly after confirming that she said yes to the preacher, actress Meagan Good decided that it’s time for her to keep it 100 with the youth and talk about her faith a little more openly. The actress, currently starring in “Think Like A Man,”  recently told the Fearless Girls Club, she encouraged young girls, especially […]