anxiety

Keke Palmer

Keke Palmer Opens Up About Dealing with Anxiety & Depression (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Apr 19, 2018

Keke Palmer stopped by The Breakfast Club to promote her new single “Bossy” and opened up about her battle with anxiety and depression. Palmer... Read More

Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan Opens Up About Depression

Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan Opens Up About Depression

by Teddy Grant   Feb 26, 2018

Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan said he suffers from depression and anxiety. On Sunday, DeRozan, 28, opened up about his mental health during an interview with The... Read More

Superwoman

How Anxiety Affects African-Americans

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 31, 2018

Resources and awareness regarding anxiety disorders in African-Americans are still lacking, researchers say. According to NBC, various types of anxiety disorders, including generalized anxiety... Read More

Treating Insomnia Can Ease Anxiety, Depression Study Says

Treating Insomnia Can Ease Anxiety, Depression Study Says

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 08, 2017

Treating young people who suffer from insomnia may reduce anxiety and depression, according to researchers at Oxford University’s Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute. The... Read More

A Growing List Of Black Mental Health Resources

A Growing List Of Black Mental Health Resources

by Melissa Kimble   Oct 10, 2016

We know that opening up about mental health issues can save a life. While the stigma around the issue can often be swept under... Read More

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

[App Addict] Confronting Mental Illness

by Elizabeth Aguirre   Aug 12, 2016

It’s no secret that in the Black community it’s taboo to speak openly about psychological distress. Despite the fact that 16 percent of us... Read More

[Black Mental Health Awareness]: Confronting Anxiety

[Black Mental Health Awareness]: Confronting Anxiety

by BestiesMD   Aug 12, 2016

July brings Black mental health awareness to the nation’s forefront as we observe National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Despite the prevalence of mental... Read More

DEPRESSION:One Black Man’s Story

DEPRESSION: One Black Man's Story

by Mychal Denzel Smith   Jul 02, 2012

When my grades started dropping senior year of high school, I didn’t think much of it. School had never held much interest to me... Read More