Depression

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    Postpartum Depression: What Every Black Mom Needs To Know

    Just had a baby? Feeling sad or depressed? Don’t worry…you are not alone. One in 8 women is affected by postpartum depression (PPD) within the…

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    7 Surprising Habits That Cause Depression

    Many things can cause depression, such as financial trouble, the loss of a loved one or an illness. In addition, there may not be a…

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    Black Suicide: The Truth Behind The Stigma

    Don Cornelius. Junior Seau. Chris Lighty. Jovan Belcher. Once again, the spotlight has been brought back to an issue that deserves, but is consistently denied, a…

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    A Natural Remedy For Depression?

    What should someone do if they want to adopt some natural remedies for their depression? There are new reports that some cases of depression can…

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    Is Jesse Jackson Jr. Suffering From Depression?

    Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.’s doctor recently announced that the Illinois Democrat has been absent from Congress in order to receive treatment for a mood disorder.…

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    From Junior Seau To Don Cornelius: The Black Suicide Stigma

    It was recently reported that ex-NFL player Junior Seau and Soul Train legend Don Cornelius’ deaths were the result of suicide.  While the cause of…

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    Coping With Loss On Mother’s Day

    If you’ve lost your mother to either a sudden or a long-term illness or accident, your Mother’s Day may be especially painful. Even if you…

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    5 Lies To NEVER Tell Your Doctor

    About a third of men and women in the United States admit to lying to their doctors, according to a 2010 survey. But keeping secrets…

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    Don Cornelius, "Soul Train" Creator & Host, Dies From Apparent Suicide

    Don Cornelius, creator of the long-running TV dance show “Soul Train,” shot himself to death Wednesday morning at his Los Angeles home, according to the…

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    5 Common Health Issues That Can Ruin Your Relationship

    Relationships are rarely ever easy. The healthiest ones require effort, dedication, and a true committment to not only the other person, but also to…maintaining your…