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Lizzo on the GLAAD awards red carpet in green dress

Lizzo just spoke about her depression on Instagram - here's why that's important

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  • Symptoms of depression - dealing with the impossible task
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    Symptoms of depression: the "sneaky sign" others struggle to understand

  • Demi Lovato on the importance of her friends.
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    Demi Lovato just reminded us how important it is to talk to friends about our mental health

  • Ashley Tisdale performing on The Late Late Show with James Corden
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    Ashley Tisdale has opened up about her experiences with anxiety and depression

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Nadiya Hussain's new show Nadiya: Anxiety and Me will explore mental health and treatment.
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Nadiya Hussain opens up about her panic disorder in new BBC show

We'll see her going to therapy for the first time.

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Jameela Jamil responds to special “honour” from Meghan and Harry

It’s all part of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Mental Health Awareness Week plans.

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How a surprising celebrity is helping Ariana Grande with her mental health journey

The singer has received advice and assistance from Jim Carrey, who has been open about his own struggles with depression.

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Male suicide: could this four-step action plan help to save lives?

“The simple truth of the matter is that if you are a man under 45 in the UK, the thing most likely to kill you is you.”

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Simon Gunning
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Fearne Cotton on the tool she turns to for relationship honesty

Reject perfection, and cut through the noise

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Evan Rachel Wood wants you to know that depression isn’t a weakness: it’s a sickness

The actress opened up about her suicide attempt at 22 and why she checked herself into a mental health hospital for treatment

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Sophie Turner takes down Piers Morgan for his damaging tweets about mental health

Lady Sansa has spoken

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Megan Murray
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This viral letter is a reminder of how important college mental health services are

After the death of a student at a Utah university, a student penned an open letter to administrators advocating for more help.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

This is what happened when I told my friend I had anxiety

After keeping it hidden

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What happened when I opened up about my bipolar disorder

The benefits were even better than I'd hoped

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“This is what starting again at 27 taught me about being an adult”

This is what it's like to start from scratch when it seems like your friends have it all figured out.

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Kat Poole
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Can digital therapy ever replace in-person counselling?

Can we really treat therapy like another Uber?

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What is cyberhoarding and how does it affect your mental health?

Experts are calling for more research into internet-specific mental health conditions.

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Natasha Preskey
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A suicide prevention minister won't solve the mental health crisis

Woefully inadequate funding for mental health services is the real taboo we need to tackle.

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Heidi Scrimgeour
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Everything you need to address mental health in the workplace

From powerful essays by women who have done it, to tangible tips of soothing stress and anxiety at your desk

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Megan Murray
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The Crown actor Claire Foy reveals her battle with anxiety

"It’s not related to anything that would seem logical"

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Anna Brech
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Getting a mental health diagnosis isn’t always easy. Just ask Sheridan Smith

Sheridan Smith’s struggle to get a diagnosis highlights the complexities of seeking help

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Kate Spade Foundation is donating $1m to suicide prevention causes

All funds will go towards suicide prevention and mental health projects

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Chloe Mac Donnell
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Five companies that set the standard in supporting staff's mental health

From weekly yoga to 24 hour counselling

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Niall Horan opens up about being diagnosed with OCD

These are all the forms the condition can take, and most are nothing to do with cleaning

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Natasha Preskey
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