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# depression - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

From The42 54-year-old Frank Bruno won’t be granted licence for a boxing comeback False Start

54-year-old Frank Bruno won’t be granted licence for a boxing comeback

Comeback is a no-go, boxing bosses tell former world heavyweight champ.

# depression - Thursday 21 January, 2016

WATCH: Bressie gives impassioned speech about the ‘epidemic of this generation’ Suicide This post contains videos

WATCH: Bressie gives impassioned speech about the ‘epidemic of this generation’

“We simply cannot ignore this anymore. We have to be honest and ask ourselves, ‘Truly are we doing enough?’”

# depression - Thursday 14 January, 2016

When a couple faces the reality of infertility, it can send them into crisis mode

Ovulation calendars, doctors’ appointments, tests and treatments start to take over.

# depression - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Pregnancy is meant to be an exciting, happy time. So, what happens if you don’t feel that way?

Pregnant women who find themselves depressed often feel a lot of guilt, writes Catriona Spellman.

# depression - Friday 1 January, 2016

I have bad days like everyone else, but this is what helped with my depression

I was alone, no one could pull me out and I wasn’t strong enough to climb out myself, writes Karl Melvin.

# depression - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year… is it?’

Many look forward to Christmas and New Year as it is a time to reconnect with family, however, for others, it’s not so easy.

# depression - Thursday 24 December, 2015

From The42 The Secret Footballer on depression, his identity and why players are prone to losing millions Interview

The Secret Footballer on depression, his identity and why players are prone to losing millions

The ex-Premier League player chats to us about his new book.

# depression - Thursday 17 December, 2015

From The42 Cork camogie captain on sledging in GAA and being taunted about her depression battle Sledging

Cork camogie captain on sledging in GAA and being taunted about her depression battle

The Milford star says she was taunted about her depression.

# depression - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The42 Waterford hurler Maurice Shanahan opens up about attempted suicide in stunningly brave interview Mental Health This post contains videos

Waterford hurler Maurice Shanahan opens up about attempted suicide in stunningly brave interview

‘The whole of Lismore were out looking for me… they found me in time, I suppose.’

# depression - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Mary McEvoy: ‘When I’m at my worst, it’s like trying to stand up in quicksand’

Actress Mary McEvoy spoke about her difficulties with mental health as she relaunched the Irish branch of Recovery International.

# depression - Monday 12 October, 2015

Support for DJ Nikki Hayes as she opens up about mental health challenges

The Spin 1038 broadcaster has been tweeting about her mental breakdown.

# depression - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Mother tells inquest that son who overdosed ‘should never have been let out of hospital’

Glen Murphy McNally died days after discharging himself. An open verdict was returned at the inquest.

# depression - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Teen girl charged with “recklessly” encouraging her boyfriend to take his own life

18-year-old Conrad Roy killed himself in Massachusetts last summer.

# depression - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Bressie on what NOT to say to someone who’s depressed Me And My Mate Jeffrey This post contains videos

Bressie on what NOT to say to someone who’s depressed

“It’s the most common illness in the country.”

# depression - Sunday 30 August, 2015

This girl’s tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health

Bekah Miles got her tattoo to encourage people to talk about depression.

From The Daily Edge This girl’s tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health Save Me

This girl’s tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health

Bekah Miles got her tattoo to encourage people to talk about depression.

# depression - Friday 28 August, 2015

Goth kids could be more at risk of depression and self-harm

But not necessarily because they are goths.

# depression - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

‘Disappeared’ District Attorney releases statement to say she has depression

Her associates had said she was just on “summer break”.

# depression - Sunday 16 August, 2015

It’s like being slowly poisoned – I wouldn’t wish the life of direct provision on my worst enemy…

Siphathisiwe Moyo has lived under direct provision in Ireland for the last seven years.

# depression - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 How an ex-Garda went from the depths of depression to Winter Olympics hopeful Interview

How an ex-Garda went from the depths of depression to Winter Olympics hopeful

Dublin-based skeleton (bobsleigh) athlete, Brendan Doyle, chats to The42 about his future ambitions.

# depression - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The42 The inspiring story behind one Irishman’s 490-day, 29,000km round-the-world cycle Interview

The inspiring story behind one Irishman’s 490-day, 29,000km round-the-world cycle

Breifne Earley chats to The42 about his incredible achievement.

# depression - Saturday 4 July, 2015

It’s time to let Greece – and the euro – go

The Greek problem will never be solved within the eurozone. It’s time to let them leave the euro, default on their loans, and try to rebuild from there with the drachma.

# depression - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From The42 France centre Bastareaud reveals suicide attempt, depression and bulimia Candid

France centre Bastareaud reveals suicide attempt, depression and bulimia

The Toulon star lifts the lid on a difficult period in his life in a new autobiography.

# depression - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Online counselling offers easy-to-reach support for depression and anxiety

Its proponents say it offers advantages over other services – but just how popular is e-therapy in Ireland? We talk to mental health support website Turn2Me.org.

# depression - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From The42 Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness Good Cause

Some Kilkenny hurling greats are taking part in a 24-hour cycle for suicide awareness

Organiser John Flynn chats to The42 about the upcoming event.

# depression - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From The42 This man is about to play his 5th European final in 5 straight seasons Gamechanger This post contains videos

This man is about to play his 5th European final in 5 straight seasons

Mathieu Bastareaud is living proof that depression should never be the end.

# depression - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Mindfulness therapy can be as good as medication for preventing depressive relapses

The alternative treatment helps patients learn how to respond more constructively to their thoughts and feelings.

# depression - Monday 13 April, 2015

‘I had the family I had always dreamed of, but I was plagued with self-loathing’

Postnatal depression affected me so badly I couldn’t leave the house, but I reached out for help – and it’s the best thing I’ve ever done.

# depression - Sunday 12 April, 2015

# depression - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Lufthansa gives emails on Germanwings co-pilot’s depression to investigators

It included correspondence to his flight training school.

# depression - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The42 ‘Honest, courageous and inspiring’ – John Mooney speaks openly about his off-field struggles Mental Health

‘Honest, courageous and inspiring’ – John Mooney speaks openly about his off-field struggles

The cricketer appeared on RTÉ’s Saturday Night show.

# depression - Friday 27 March, 2015

Some people are talking sense about depression after Andreas Lubitz headlines

“Many of the greatest, most responsible people have been depressives.”

# depression - Thursday 26 March, 2015

How many sons and brothers must we lose to suicide before we act?

Ireland has exceptionally high rates of male suicide, but it’s being met with a wall of silence.

# depression - Sunday 22 March, 2015

‘Often it’s the times when I most need support that I’m least able to talk’

Staying quiet about a mental health problem is the worst thing you can do, which is why a new campaign is being launched in out third level institutions.

# depression - Saturday 14 March, 2015

‘Slam poetry helped me overcome suicidal thoughts’ Dealing With Depression This post contains videos

‘Slam poetry helped me overcome suicidal thoughts’

Ryan Mangan is one of five young people representing Ireland at an international poetry festival.

# depression - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

AS IT HAPPENED: Dr Eddie Murphy answers YOUR questions on mental health

You sent us some great questions, so let’s see what the expert had to say…

Dr Eddie Murphy will be in for a LIVE Q&A to answer your mental health questions

Dr Murphy will take part in a LIVE Q&A on mental health at our offices tomorrow.

# depression - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Mental health: The issue that could make or break the next election

Mental health difficulties occur in every constituency, across every demographic. And it’s time proper attention was paid to the problem.

# depression - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Ryan Tubridy interview about depression stopped man about to take his own life

He wrote to Ryan Tubridy today to thank the show.

# depression - Monday 23 February, 2015

86 people died in Irish prisons over the past 10 years

There have been calls for specialised suicide prevention programmes in prisons.

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