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Kiss’ Gene Simmons to people with depression: ‘Kill yourself’
Kiss’ Gene Simmons to people with depression: ‘Kill yourself’

Gene Simmons certainly puts the a** in bassist… The Kiss star made truly ridiculous comments in a recent interview about his stance on depression and suicide. He’s since been criticized by fans and peers, including Nikki Sixx.


Robin Williams’ history with depression, in his own words
Robin Williams’ history with depression, in his own words

An estimated 19 million Americans suffer from depression. Still, it remains a taboo subject. Robin Williams’ willingness to discuss his struggle with it through the years is something that should be both admired and appreciated because, along with his incredible other legacies, he’s also left us with a starting point for discussion about how depression looks.


Demi Lovato destigmatizes medication for bipolar disorder: It works for me
Demi Lovato destigmatizes medication for bipolar disorder: It works for me

Demi Lovato opened up about how she manages her bipolar disorder — and why it’s so much better than when she tried to cover up the symptoms with drugs and alcohol. Demi also spoke about when she really realized she was on the right track…


Dean McDermott admits he was suicidal
Dean McDermott admits he was suicidal

Tonight on True Tori, Dean McDermott halts production on the documentary series when he candidly speaks about his suicidal thoughts and emotional breakdown. He looks at a crack in the window at the therapists office, and recalls wanting to jump through the window while they waited for the ambulance to come get him.


Amanda Bynes refutes schizophrenia reports
Amanda Bynes refutes schizophrenia reports

As Amanda Bynes continues on the road to health and stability, she wants to dispel some rumors about past mental health diagnoses. She specifically refuted reports about schizophrenia and said she isn’t currently on medication.


Amanda Bynes returns to Twitter to share self-portrait, deny secret account
Amanda Bynes returns to Twitter to share self-portrait, deny secret account

Amanda Bynes is back on Twitter — but don’t expect more rantings on Drake or “ugly” people! The former child star thanked her fans for their support and shared two recent sketches. She also denied an expert’s analysis that she’s “secretly tweeting” from another account.


PHOTOS Amanda Bynes looks great in first post-treatment outing
PHOTOS Amanda Bynes looks great in first post-treatment outing

Amanda Bynes is looking much healthier these days! In her first appearance since entering treatment for psychiatric issues last summer, Amanda seemed happy. She was photographed walking the dogs with her formerly estranged parents, Rick and Lynn.


Amanda Bynes released from inpatient treatment, attorney confirms in statement
Amanda Bynes released from inpatient treatment, attorney confirms in statement

After more than four months of inpatient psychiatric treatment, Amanda Bynes is home. Tamar Arminak, the Bynes family attorney, confirmed early this morning that Amanda was released into her parents’ care this week. He also spoke about Amanda’s plans for the future — including a big education goal.


PHOTOS Jennifer Lawrence wears sheer couture dress after revealing her social anxiety
PHOTOS Jennifer Lawrence wears sheer couture dress after revealing her social anxiety

Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence used to suffer debilitating social anxiety. You just wouldn’t know it by looking at her during Monday night’s Los Angeles Hunger Games premiere. The stunning actress showed off her smokin’ body with a sheer Dior dress and black leotard.


Corey Feldman opens up about sexual abuse, friendship with Michael Jackson in ‘Coreyography’
Corey Feldman opens up about sexual abuse, friendship with Michael Jackson in ‘Coreyography’

Former teen star Corey Feldman is opening up like never before in his explosive autobiography, Coreyography. With no holds barred, Corey talks about his relationships with Corey Haim, Michael Jackson and Hollywood insiders.


 

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