I’m starting to have a love/ hate relationship with social media, so it doesn’t surprise me that a study shows that it is being linked to depression. According to Fox 28, a new medical study recently published indicates the constant need for “likes” and “love” on social media could lead to depression. Researches say that […]

According to WSAZ News Channel 3: In 2016, an average of 175 Americans, including 12 in Ohio, died each day from drug overdoses, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Two-thirds of those deaths involved opioids. The need for change is overdue but it the shift is happening now, starting with our […]

Source: mapodile / Getty Addressing mental health in our community is a touchy subject—and it shouldn’t be given how many African-Americans are suffering from a form depression and anxiety or mental illness such as bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia. According to the Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health, African Americans are 20 percent more likely to […]

Fighting depression? Christian singer and former Destiny’s Child member, Michelle Williams, knows what you’re going through and is offering up some advice: Don’t withdraw from life! “Depression likes to keep you secluded, inside your home,” she tweeted. “Go outside and do your best to enjoy how beautiful it is!” The GRAMMY® Award-winning “Say Yes” singer […]

Popular contemporary Christian singer Mandisa is back on the road performing her music following a three-year battle with depression after the death of her friend and backup singer. “There was a series of about three years where I kind of just went MIA,” Mandisa said in a Facebook live interview with K LOVE on Sunday. In the […]

In this edition of Faith Walking, Erica Campbell feels compelled to speak to those who battle depression and thoughts of suicide. She talks about something that she knows helps strengthen those who are fighting that battle: speaking the word. Speaking the word, Erica notes, is our power. It’s the way we can surrender the situation […]


As if it wasn’t hard enough being a woman these days, here is some new reports that may make you think twice before taking birth control. A new study shows that women who take birth control may be linked to having a higher risk of depression. The study, published in the journal JAMA of psychiatry […]

Rapper and Cleveland native Kid Cudi checked himself into rehab for depression and suicidal urges and posted a message on his Facebook page saying, “I am not at peace.” “I haven’t been since you’ve known me. If I didn’t come here, I would’ve done something to myself. I simply am a damaged human swimming in […]

Kid Cudi just entered rehab for depression and suicidal thoughts. Here are other celebrities who have struggled with mental health issues.

Has this year been an emotional roller coaster for you?  Bad relationship ended? Stressful job? Drama-filled life? Feeling lonely? As we stroll through the holiday…