depression

via BlackDoctor: Depression is a common and serious medical condition that affects how people feel and act. The illness can lead to emotional as well as physical problems and can cause issues in all aspects of a person’s life, particularly men. According to the American Psychological Association, 9 percent of US men suffer from clinical […]

via BlackDoctor: Depression is a common and serious medical condition that affects how people feel and act. The illness can lead to emotional as well as physical problems and can cause issues in all aspects of a person’s life, particularly men. According to the American Psychological Association, 9 percent of US men suffer from clinical […]

via TheChristianPost/Jeannie Law, Christian Post Reporter: We all have up and downs in our lives..And the same goes for Kirk Franklin…He is sharing some advice he received for the new year while battling depression and anxiety amid a string of deaths among his friends. CLICK HERE to read full story

via BlackDoctor: A new study is out saying black teens face discrimination multiple times a day. The study was done to assess how often Black teens experience racial discrimination and, upon conclusion, also found that these incidents often lead to depression. CLICK HERE to read story

via EEWMagazine/Lynn Davis: Are you a Christian and depressed, and feeling like you’re alone? Well, you’re not! Countless believers have—in current times and throughout the course of history—battled depression. Now, let’s get into these 5 women and men who knew what it was to have a dark cloud of depression hanging over their head in […]

via EEWMagazine/Rebecca Johnson: If you think Christian platitudes and generic encouragements will yank someone out of depression’s grip, a GRAMMY® Award-winning gospel and R&B singer, who personally battles depression, says you’re wrong. “Your churchy clichés do NOT work when it comes to depression or other mental illnesses,” said Michelle Williams, 40, who sought inpatient treatment […]

via EEWMagazine: Tasha Cobbs-Leonard has be singing praises to God for years..winning a Grammy Award and more, but what you didnt know is that she has been real private about her bout with depression. According to the “You Know My Name” songstress, this positive shift is a result of newfound self-love, self-acceptance and a strong […]

via BlackDoctor: When most of us think of depression, we think of intense sadness and tearfulness, but in men, the signs and symptoms associated with depression can be different. While low mood, impaired sleep, decreased pleasure in activities that used to be enjoyed, low energy, appetite changes, hopelessness, decreased memory and concentration, and suicidal thoughts […]

getty image/EEWMagazine-E. L. James: Jesus saves. Not just from sin, but also from depression. While accepting the EE “Rising Star” award at the British Academy of Film and Television arts (BAFTA) Awards Sunday, Black Panther star, Letitia Wright, who is an outspoken and unashamed servant of Christ, shared how her faith helped her win her […]

via BlackDoctor: Is stress truly the #1 killer? According to the American Psychological Association, chronic stress is linked to the six leading causes of death: heart disease, cancer, lung ailments, accidents, cirrhosis of the liver and suicide. Not to mention, more than 75 percent of all physician office visits are for stress-related ailments and complaints. […]

via BlackDoctor: Depression affects everyone differently. Not all people experience the same symptoms, but there are some telltale signs that are very common. If you recognize that you, or someone close to you, have been experiencing some of these symptoms, don’t ignore them. Give voice to your feelings and speak up. No one should, or […]

via BlackDoctor: Some people say suck it up, others say, “you’ll get over it.” But when you’re in trouble, or feel that you have no one, it’s hard to do either one of those. Especially when your friends or support group aren’t near you. The notOK™ App takes the guesswork out of asking for help when you […]