Posts Tagged ‘clinical depression’

Medical Minute: Childhood Depression

Before 15-year-old Nigel Shelby took his own life last week, he told his mother he was depressed. Camika Shelby said she knew her son was depressed “for months.” There is no indication she got help for her son from a mental health professional.

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RIP: Kristoff St. John, Star of ‘The Young & the Restless’ Dies

Actor Kristoff St. John was found dead in his San Fernando Valley home on Sunday, Feb. 3, his attorney confirmed. He was 52. Kristoff’s friends called police to conduct a welfare check at his home after they were unable to reach the “Young & the Restless” star by phone. Police found his body and pronounced…

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Source: Selena’s mom didn’t go to the hospital because of Justin Bieber

Selena Gomez‘s mother recently admitted herself into the hospital after experiencing a mental breakdown. Gossip tabloid TMZ reported that Amanda “Mandy” Teefey, pictured right, checked herself into the hospital when she suffered a panic attack after arguing with her 25-year-old daughter about dating Justin Bieber again. But a source close to the family confirms to…

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Is Chris Brown Suicidal?

Singer Chris Brown will probably attempt suicide one of these days. I know that sounds harsh, but we have to accept reality when dealing with the mentally ill. Brown, who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety during a court-ordered hold at a psychiatric facility, is quickly spiraling downward.

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