South African actress Nomvelo Makhanya has opened up on being diagnosed with Bipolar, Anxiety and Depression.
South African TV personality Minnie Dlamini has opened up about dealing with depression.
South African president Jacob Zuma’s claim that stress is a “white man’s disease” has been criticised by clinical psychologists and a Zulu cultural expert.
October is the month of World Mental Health Day, an occasion to acknowledge the reality that a mental health problem exists in South Africa – and the world.
American rapper Kid Cudi revealed that he has checked himself into rehab.
South African artist and member of popular SA group, Boom Shaka, Theo Nhlengethwa opened up about losing Lebo Mathosa.
Wilmi Hudsonberg, spokesperson for Pharma Dynamics – a leading generics firm specialising in treatments for depression and anxiety, among others – says clutter can play a significant role in how we feel about ourselves. Messy homes and office desks leave us feeling anxious, helpless and overwhelmed. Yet, rarely is clutter recognised as a significant source of stress in our lives.
Some people really want to make positive changes and while their desire to do so is immense, these changes either just never take place or do not last long if implemented.
Nicole Hartman suffered from depression and obesity in her early twenties. Unhappy with her body and her situation, she embarked on a journey that would change her life. She now hopes to help others who have found themselves in the same position to change theirs.
The 24-year old man is currently on bail. He is accused of raping a 15-year old girl in the bathroom of a restaurant in Greenside last month.