Depression is a very common disease these days around the world.Many people are suffering from depression and consequently high blood pressure and heart attacks.It is not just the common people who suffer from depression and blood pressure but celebrities are also becoming a victim of depression. In this article, we have discussed about a few of those celebrities that have suffered from depression.
One of the most renowned celebrities, whom everyone know is Abraham Lincoln.He was suffering from a disease called melancholia which is now known as depression in short. He used to worry about the people a lot and hence suffered from depression.
Adam Ant who is a very famous British man and is a great musician, also suffered from depression.In 2002 what he had to do,was to face the law officers, it was revealed that he had a disease called Bipolar disorder which is also a type of depression.
Adam Duritz is one of the most famous singers these days. In an interview, he told everyone that when he was at the top of his singing career for the band called counting crows, he had mental disorders and he suffered for problems that affected his mentality.These mental problems included high depression.
Amy Tan is a writer who is basically an American Chinese.This means she is a Chinese who has lived her life in America.She revealed to us that her mom has seen Amy’s grandmother committing suicide in front of her eyes.She told the reason for this was that she, her mother and her grandmother all were the sufferers of the same diseases and that was depression.
Lady Diana who was a very famous celebrity died in a car accident.She was the princess of whales and the whole world mourned on her death.She had a very big profile of suffering with different eating disorders as well as depression.
Drew Carey who is a very famous comedian admitted in one of his interviews with the access Hollywood’s host Nancy O’Dell that he used to be quite a lot depressed when he was a young man.He confessed that when he was eighteen and when he was twenty years old, he tried to commit Suicide twice but failed both times. He tried doing this with the help of sleeping pills.
Heath Ledger who has just recently played that legendary role of The Joker in the block buster movie The Dark knight just died recently.The reasons of his death were insomnia, depression and addiction.He was a great Australian actor who after completing his movie died due to over dosage of sleeping pills.
The author of the famous book Harry Potter has also been suffering from this disease.When she was giving an interview to Adeel Amini who was conducting the interview for a student magazine at Edinburgh University, the famous writer told everybody that she had suffered from depression to such an extent that she thought about committing suicide.