Pole dancer, 27, killed herself after lockdown stopped her competing, inquest hears 

Jessica Norris, 27, from Bolton, had battled depression since she was teenager One of Britain’s top pole dancers killed herself after being prevented from competing during the coronavirus lockdown, an inquest has heard. Two time winner of Miss Pole Dance UK Jessica Norris, from Bolton, Greater Manchester, had battled depression since she was a teenager but … Read more

Married At First Sight: The tragic past of troubled groom Jake Edwards

He’s the handsome charity CEO who captured hearts across Australia when he made his debut on Monday night’s episode of Married At First Sight. But behind Jake Edwards’ charming smile lies a tragic past of depression, anxiety and substance abuse that almost led to him committing suicide. Jake, 32, was once a rising AFL star playing … Read more

Priyanka Chopra discusses how she overcame depression after her father passed away

Priyanka Chopra has discussed how she overcame a period of depression after her father, Ashok, died in 2013 aged 64 following a long battle with cancer. Talking on Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place podcast, the actress, 38, admitted that therapy didn’t work for her at the time and she had to force herself to ‘step into the light’ instead … Read more

A weekend lie-in can affect mood and INCREASE risk of depression

Having a lie-in at the weekend when you are used to getting up early all week can affect your mood and increase the risk of depression, according to a new study. Experts from the Michigan Medicine, the University of Michigan’s academic medical centre used sleep and mood data from 2,1000 early career doctors taken over … Read more

Changing the time you wake up can affect your mood and increase your risk of depression

Having a lie-in at the weekend when you are used to getting up early all week can affect your mood and increase the risk of depression, according to a new study. Experts from the Michigan Medicine, the University of Michigan’s academic medical centre used sleep and mood data from 2,1000 early career doctors taken over … Read more

il Nas X admits he had no friends during college as he details his past battle with depression

‘I felt hopeless’: Lil Nas X admits he had no friends during college and feared he’d die soon as he details his past battle with depression By Rianne Addo For Mailonline Published: 11:40 GMT, 17 February 2021 | Updated: 12:02 GMT, 17 February 2021 Lil Nas X detailed his past battle with depression in a … Read more

Husband who strangled his wife with a dressing gown cord is cleared of murder

A husband has been cleared of murdering his wife five days into the first lockdown after a jury heard how the pandemic caused him to ‘snap’.  Retired factory worker Anthony Williams, 70, strangled his wife Ruth, 67, with a dressing gown cord at their home in Cwmbran, South Wales, on March 28, 2020.  Swansea Crown … Read more

Husband who strangled his wife with a dressing gown cord is cleared of murder

A husband has been cleared of murdering his wife five days into the first lockdown after a jury heard how the pandemic caused him to ‘snap’.  Retired factory worker Anthony Williams, 70, strangled his wife Ruth, 67, with a dressing gown cord at their home in Cwmbran, South Wales, on March 28, 2020.  Swansea Crown … Read more

Brain implants the size of a penny combat drug addiction in rats

Smartphone-controlled brain implant the size of a PENNY combats drug addiction in rats – and it could be used to treat Parkinson’s disease and depression in humans Korean researchers made the gadget which is roughly as long as a US penny   Tiny LED lights manipulate neurons in the brain as instructed by a phone app   Circuit in … Read more