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#Depression

# depression - Sunday 7 August, 2022

Volunteers needed for depression helpline amid high demand post-lockdowns
# Aware
# Aware

Volunteers needed for depression helpline amid high demand post-lockdowns

Aug 7th 2022, 3:20 PM 15,057 Views 4 Comments

There is also an increase in calls from people affected by the cost-of-living crisis.

# depression - Thursday 30 June, 2022

Film highlights former Inter Milan footballer's struggles with depression
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

Film highlights former Inter Milan footballer's struggles with depression

Jun 30th 2022, 6:54 PM 11,574 Views 1 Comment

Martin Bengtsson hopes ‘TIGERS’ can help others going through similar problems.

# depression - Monday 20 June, 2022

'I became a self-harmer, I didn’t want to be here frankly' - Kelly Holmes
# Struggles
From The42
# Struggles

'I became a self-harmer, I didn’t want to be here frankly' - Kelly Holmes

Jun 20th 2022, 9:58 PM 8,527 Views 2 Comments

The double Olympic champion says she suffered a breakdown in 2020.

Levels of depression almost doubled among young people during the pandemic
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Levels of depression almost doubled among young people during the pandemic

Jun 20th 2022, 6:30 AM 12,551 Views 28 Comments

Widespread mental health issues, particularly among young women are of ‘significant concern’.

# depression - Sunday 6 March, 2022

'Robert was suffering from an illness that can hit anybody, whatever you do'
# Pain
From The42
# Pain

'Robert was suffering from an illness that can hit anybody, whatever you do'

Mar 6th 2022, 2:40 PM 57,717 Views 7 Comments

Author and journalist Ronald Reng reflects on the legacy of the late German goalkeeper.

# depression - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

Depression a 'neglected global health crisis' despite impacting one in 20 people each year - study
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Depression a 'neglected global health crisis' despite impacting one in 20 people each year - study

Feb 16th 2022, 6:15 AM 6,637 Views 1 Comment

The study, commissioned by The Lancet, found that depression remains poorly recognised and misunderstood despite being a common condition.

# depression - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

A fifth of young men and a third of young women experiencing depression symptoms - Irish study
# ESRI
# ESRI

A fifth of young men and a third of young women experiencing depression symptoms - Irish study

Dec 14th 2021, 6:50 AM 19,280 Views 20 Comments

The ESRI study shows that 22% of men and 32% of women aged 20 scored highly for symptoms of depression.

# depression - Saturday 27 November, 2021

'I'm not afraid to say that I have been through bad days and I have contemplated suicide'
# Mental Health
From The42
# Mental Health

'I'm not afraid to say that I have been through bad days and I have contemplated suicide'

Nov 27th 2021, 7:00 AM 58,400 Views 10 Comments

Bohemians and Ireland U21 player Ross Tierney on emerging from ‘a dark place’.

# depression - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Almost half of nursing home staff had symptoms of PTSD during the pandemic - study
# Nursing Homes
# Nursing Homes

Almost half of nursing home staff had symptoms of PTSD during the pandemic - study

Nov 16th 2021, 2:23 PM 9,417 Views 3 Comments

Researchers found that one in seven staff reported thinking of ending their life.

# depression - Sunday 14 March, 2021

'There’s a hope in me that nobody else will have to go through this'
# Quarter Glass Of Milk
From The42
# Quarter Glass Of Milk

'There’s a hope in me that nobody else will have to go through this'

Mar 14th 2021, 7:12 AM 5,294 Views 1 Comment

‘The reality is I know people are going through this every day.’

# depression - Friday 22 January, 2021

Former Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe reveals he is 'in a dark place' suffering from depression
# Opening Up
From The42
# Opening Up

Former Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe reveals he is 'in a dark place' suffering from depression

Jan 22nd 2021, 8:05 PM 40,491 Views 23 Comments

The player has started rehabilitation to improve his mental health after crashing his car into a coffee shop.

# depression - Saturday 26 December, 2020

'I thought: if I speak about my heart problems, no manager will want to sign me'
# Dilemma
From The42
# Dilemma

'I thought: if I speak about my heart problems, no manager will want to sign me'

Dec 26th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,687 Views 3 Comments

Mark O’Brien on the issues that marred his football career and the power of speaking out.

# depression - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Mental health impact of pandemic will be with us 'for a long time', experts warn
# Long-term Effects
# Long-term Effects

Mental health impact of pandemic will be with us 'for a long time', experts warn

Aug 19th 2020, 10:12 AM 18,068 Views 34 Comments

The Psychological Society of Ireland has said that young people are being badly affected by the pandemic.

# depression - Friday 29 May, 2020

Young women in Ireland report being loneliest in EU, study finds
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Young women in Ireland report being loneliest in EU, study finds

May 29th 2020, 1:52 PM 39,300 Views 59 Comments

The findings were the first published from Eurofound’s living, working and Covid-19 online survey.

# depression - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Teen sensation Gauff suffered depression before Wimbledon breakthrough
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Teen sensation Gauff suffered depression before Wimbledon breakthrough

Apr 16th 2020, 5:58 PM 5,212 Views 5 Comments

The US star she struggled with her mental health after being constantly touted as the sport’s next big thing.

# depression - Monday 6 April, 2020

Cycling ace Cavendish opens up about battle with depression
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Cycling ace Cavendish opens up about battle with depression

Apr 6th 2020, 12:09 PM 4,195 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old is just four stage wins shy of equalling Belgian legend Eddie Mercx’s record of 34 stage victories in the Tour de France.

# depression - Thursday 27 February, 2020

'After months of being told how s**t you are, you start to question yourself'
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

'After months of being told how s**t you are, you start to question yourself'

Feb 27th 2020, 12:28 PM 36,339 Views 11 Comments

Former Ireland international Noel Hunt on the challenges of dealing with fans’ abuse.

# depression - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Man United star James urges more people to open up on mental health issues
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Man United star James urges more people to open up on mental health issues

Feb 4th 2020, 9:16 PM 9,294 Views 5 Comments

The Welsh attacker has battled issues of his own and is using his experiences to help others in similar situations.

# depression - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Number of teenagers reporting severe anxiety in Ireland doubles since 2012, report finds
# My World Survey
# My World Survey

Number of teenagers reporting severe anxiety in Ireland doubles since 2012, report finds

Nov 19th 2019, 9:19 AM 24,841 Views 74 Comments

That’s according to My World Survey 2, the largest ever study of Ireland’s youth mental health.

# depression - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Mother who smothered daughter with pillow found not guilty by reason of insanity
# Courts
# Courts

Mother who smothered daughter with pillow found not guilty by reason of insanity

Oct 23rd 2019, 3:28 PM 18,123 Views 24 Comments

The jury spent 54 minutes deliberating today before delivering a unanimous verdict.

Woman who smothered her daughter was suffering from severe depression with psychotic features, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Woman who smothered her daughter was suffering from severe depression with psychotic features, court hears

Oct 23rd 2019, 11:48 AM 10,208 Views 0 Comments

The woman had a ‘fixed, false and psychotic view’ of her child’s autistic condition, the trial was told.

# depression - Sunday 6 October, 2019

'Depression in pregnancy is common - it's a condition, not a weakness'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'Depression in pregnancy is common - it's a condition, not a weakness'

Oct 6th 2019, 7:30 AM 9,232 Views 2 Comments

Depression occurs in 10 to 15% of pregnant women but it’s often misdiagnosed.

# depression - Friday 5 July, 2019

Chronic depression: Young people in Ireland worst affected compared to European counterparts
# Depression
# Depression

Chronic depression: Young people in Ireland worst affected compared to European counterparts

Jul 5th 2019, 8:57 AM 16,646 Views 92 Comments

Data for 2014 shows that 4% of Europeans aged 15-24 were chronically depressed.

# depression - Thursday 4 July, 2019

A third of children admitted to psychiatric units in 2018 had depression
# Health Research Board
# Health Research Board

A third of children admitted to psychiatric units in 2018 had depression

Jul 4th 2019, 2:21 PM 9,640 Views 37 Comments

Depressive disorders were the most common diagnoses recorded for all admissions, accounting for 24%.

# depression - Monday 11 March, 2019

Olympic silver medallist Catlin battled depression before suicide, say family
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Olympic silver medallist Catlin battled depression before suicide, say family

Mar 11th 2019, 6:42 PM 8,563 Views 1 Comment

“She was not the Kelly that we knew,” her father said, after she struggled to recover from an accident.

# depression - Sunday 13 January, 2019

'My phone would not stop lighting up. People reached out that were going through an extremely difficult time'
# Looking Forward
From The42
# Looking Forward

'My phone would not stop lighting up. People reached out that were going through an extremely difficult time'

Jan 13th 2019, 8:00 AM 32,637 Views 2 Comments

Dublin footballer Shane Carthy wrote a moving blog post about his experience with depression before Christmas.

# depression - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'Everything just stopped making sense' - Gigi Buffon on his depression
# Mental Illness
From The42
# Mental Illness

'Everything just stopped making sense' - Gigi Buffon on his depression

Jan 9th 2019, 7:24 PM 11,521 Views 5 Comments

The Italian goalkeeper says he once missed a match due to a panic attack.

# depression - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Youths who identify as sexual minorities more vulnerable to depression from age 10
# Research
# Research

Youths who identify as sexual minorities more vulnerable to depression from age 10

Dec 12th 2018, 6:30 AM 9,801 Views 33 Comments

Findings suggest that sexual minority youths and are four times more likely to report recent self-harm at ages 16 and 21 years than their heterosexual peers.

# depression - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Antidepressant prescriptions increased after Brexit vote
# England
# England

Antidepressant prescriptions increased after Brexit vote

Nov 20th 2018, 11:35 PM 9,266 Views 20 Comments

The UK voted to leave the EU on 23 June 2016.

# depression - Friday 13 July, 2018

The Cheeky Girls reveal battle with anorexia, anxiety and depression at the height of their fame
# Cheeky Girls
From The Daily Edge
# Cheeky Girls

The Cheeky Girls reveal battle with anorexia, anxiety and depression at the height of their fame

Jul 13th 2018, 4:38 PM 5,312 Views 0 Comments

The dynamic duo spoke out on the dark side of their fame.

# depression - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'I was literally contemplating: "Do I want to be here anymore? Do I want to be alive?'"
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'I was literally contemplating: "Do I want to be here anymore? Do I want to be alive?'"

Jun 28th 2018, 8:04 PM 32,303 Views 7 Comments

After a difficult few years, Mikey Drennan is back playing in the League of Ireland with Sligo.

# depression - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'England are my salvation' - Tottenham's Danny Rose reveals battle with depression
# Courage
From The42
# Courage

'England are my salvation' - Tottenham's Danny Rose reveals battle with depression

Jun 6th 2018, 11:48 PM 4,035 Views 2 Comments

The left-back has laid bare the personal struggles that have affected him deeply since suffering a knee injury at the start of 2017.

# depression - Friday 25 May, 2018

Dwayne Johnson has been speaking why it was important for him to open up about his own battle with depression
# Dwayne Johnson
From The Daily Edge
# Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson has been speaking why it was important for him to open up about his own battle with depression

May 25th 2018, 3:42 PM 2,489 Views 0 Comments

He was speaking on the Lorraine show earlier.

# depression - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Male depression may lower pregnancy chances among infertile couples
# Fertility
# Fertility

Male depression may lower pregnancy chances among infertile couples

May 19th 2018, 10:30 AM 7,974 Views 55 Comments

The findings come from a study by the American National Institute of Health that looked at couples being treated for infertility.

# depression - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Largest study to date finds link between disruption to body clock and severe depression
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

Largest study to date finds link between disruption to body clock and severe depression

May 16th 2018, 6:15 AM 16,981 Views 6 Comments

The research found disruption to the body’s natural time-keeping was associated with loneliness and lower health satisfaction.

# depression - Sunday 22 April, 2018

'You never know what battle someone is going through': Tributes paid to Verne Troyer
# RIP
# RIP

'You never know what battle someone is going through': Tributes paid to Verne Troyer

Apr 22nd 2018, 7:24 AM 53,436 Views 6 Comments

The actor has died at the age of 49.

# depression - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'Farming is what saved me, really' - Coming home to fight depression and deliver calves
# The Cow Book
# The Cow Book

'Farming is what saved me, really' - Coming home to fight depression and deliver calves

Mar 10th 2018, 6:01 PM 15,585 Views 20 Comments

“Life was really good for a time – until it wasn’t.”

# depression - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Self-harm hospital presentations 'just the tip of the iceberg', mental health services warn
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Self-harm hospital presentations 'just the tip of the iceberg', mental health services warn

Feb 25th 2018, 6:00 AM 8,870 Views 6 Comments

Pieta House and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services are calling for more discussion to be had around self-harm.

# depression - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Workshops being rolled out to taxi drivers to help deal with passengers in distress
# Drivers For Change
# Drivers For Change

Workshops being rolled out to taxi drivers to help deal with passengers in distress

Feb 4th 2018, 7:30 AM 8,887 Views 15 Comments

Aware and Mytaxi have launched a campaign encouraging drivers to promote positive mental health.

# depression - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Suicide survivor Kevin Hines: 'Don't silence the pain. You can get past it, one day at a time'
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Suicide survivor Kevin Hines: 'Don't silence the pain. You can get past it, one day at a time'

Jan 14th 2018, 6:30 AM 18,952 Views 11 Comments

Kevin Hines was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1998. Now, he travels the world sharing his inspirational story.

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