Sinead O’Connor has been very open with the public via social media about her immediate and dire mental health struggles. Last week she alarmed millions with a video post from a motel where she revealed she’s been having suicidal thoughts for the past two years and is distraught over being estranged from most of her […]
50-year-old singer Sinead O’Connor sparked fears about her safety after she posted an emotional video on her Facebook page. In the video, which has racked up almost a million views, a tearful O’Connor said that she suffered from three mental illnesses and has been abandoned because of her struggles. She said she was making the video for the “millions of millions of millions of people who are just like me actually who don’t have necessarily the resources that I have in my heart or my purse for that matter.”
She said she was recording in a Travelodge in New Jersey and the video sparked concern bout her safety because she in open about having had suicidal thoughts for the past two years. An update on her Facebook page assures the public that she’s now “safe,” and “not suicidal.”
Last week Talinda Bennington lost her partner and the father of her children to suicide. She’s now sharing some emotional words about her grief with the world via Rolling Stone.
“One week ago, I lost my soulmate and my children lost their hero – their Daddy. We had a fairytale life and now it has turned into some sick Shakespearean tragedy,” she said in a statement.
Singer Elle King took to Instagram Saturday to open up about her personal struggles with mental health, specifically PTSD and depression. “I made a decision yesterday that was a really f— hard one,” she wrote in a caption for the above image.
The teenage girl who made headlines when she told Dr. Phil that she was pregnant with baby Jesus and that Eminem was her father has changed her story. Well, she’s changed part of it anyways… See some brief clips of Haley’s return visit to the show including her own brand of proof that Slim Shady is her father.
Singer Selena Gomez’s troubles continue as she has reportedly checked into an all-women’s rehab facility where she plans to stay for more than two months to receive help with her emotional and health issues.
Teen Mom 2 star Kailyn Lowry appeared on a recent episode of The Doctors to discuss, and get a second opinion on, her bipolar disorder diagnosis. Find out what Dr. Shahla Modir concluded after revisiting the history behind Kail’s initial diagnosis.
Robin Williams’ widow shares details of his battle with dementia: ‘It was not depression that killed Robin’
Robin Williams’ widow Susan recently gave an in-depth, painfully honest interview about her late husband, one in which she addressed the ongoing “Robin Williams dementia” rumors. According to Susan, Williams was suffering from a myriad of ailments, many of them mental, and that neither dementia nor depression were the sole reasons that her husband took his own life.