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# Depression

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'I told my date that I had depression and he laughed and told me I was just lazy'
Natalie Marr
Most antidepressants ineffective or unsafe for children with major depression
'Why am I on anti-depressants? Because I suffer from depression'
Rosemary MacCabe
Magic mushrooms might be able to help people with severe depression
Depression, bipolar and borderline personality disorder: A long road to diagnosis
Limerick beauty queen speaks of finding body of friend who died by suicide
VIDEO: If you break your arm, it is fixed but what happens when your mind is broken?
Doug Leddin
Lad Bible apologises to Prison Break star over meme about weight gain
'Imagine being suicidal and waiting hours and hours for help'
Thiago Silva: I suffered from post-World Cup depression
Consoling a virtual child could be the key to helping people with depression
54-year-old Frank Bruno won't be granted licence for a boxing comeback
WATCH: Bressie gives impassioned speech about the 'epidemic of this generation'
When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode
Laura Bayoumi
Pregnancy is meant to be an exciting, happy time. So, what happens if you don't feel that way?
Catriona Spellman
I have bad days like everyone else, but this is what helped with my depression
Karl Melvin
'It’s the most wonderful time of the year… is it?'
Dil Wickremasinghe
The Secret Footballer on depression, his identity and why players are prone to losing millions
Cork camogie captain on sledging in GAA and being taunted about her depression battle
Waterford hurler Maurice Shanahan opens up about attempted suicide in stunningly brave interview
Mary McEvoy: 'When I'm at my worst, it's like trying to stand up in quicksand'
Support for DJ Nikki Hayes as she opens up about mental health challenges
Mother tells inquest that son who overdosed 'should never have been let out of hospital'
Teen girl charged with "recklessly" encouraging her boyfriend to take his own life
Bressie on what NOT to say to someone who's depressed
This girl's tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health
This girl's tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health
Goth kids could be more at risk of depression and self-harm
'Disappeared' District Attorney releases statement to say she has depression
It's like being slowly poisoned - I wouldn't wish the life of direct provision on my worst enemy...
Siphathisiwe Moyo
How an ex-Garda went from the depths of depression to Winter Olympics hopeful
The inspiring story behind one Irishman’s 490-day, 29,000km round-the-world cycle
It’s time to let Greece – and the euro – go
Aaron McKenna
France centre Bastareaud reveals suicide attempt, depression and bulimia
Online counselling offers easy-to-reach support for depression and anxiety
Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness
This man is about to play his 5th European final in 5 straight seasons
Mindfulness therapy can be as good as medication for preventing depressive relapses
'I had the family I had always dreamed of, but I was plagued with self-loathing'
Elena Rafferty
Giving up Facebook is hard - but not for the reason you think