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Bebe Rexa at the 2019 Kids' Choice Awards.

Bebe Rexha says she has bipolar disorder: ‘I’m not ashamed anymore’

The singer told fans on Twitter that she has the mental illness, which causes extreme mood swings.
Dan Mallory

The best-selling author of ‘The Woman In the Window’ says he faked brain cancer to cover up his bipolar diagnosis

Dan Mallory, whose book "The Woman in the Window" is becoming a film, had a history of fabricating parts of his life, according to The New Yorker.

A new company just launched that can detect depression based on the sound of your voice — here’s how it works

Behavioral health-tech startup Cogito has spun out a new company focused on detecting mental illnesses like depression based on the sound of your voice.

6 common mental disorders affecting Singaporeans today and where you can go to get help

Here's where to seek help in Singapore, if you suspect that you or a loved one may be suffering from mental health issues.
Lady Gaga has spoken about her experience of PTSD.

Diagnosing the mental health of celebrities like Kanye West and Amanda Bynes from afar is damaging and dangerous

High-profile people are often subjected to rumours and 'armchair psychiatrists' when they behave in ways that seem out of the ordinary.
Bipolar is traumatising for

These are the most common misconceptions of bipolar disorder, according to someone who lives with it

It shouldn't be romanticised, said Katherine Ponte, who has lived with bipolar 1 for 15 years.
People with bipolar experience manic highs and depressive lows.

There are two types of bipolar disorder — here’s how they’re different

Bipolar disorder affects about 60 million people worldwide. People with bipolar 1 experience long, severe episodes of mania, while with bipolar 2, the mania is less severe.

Kanye West says he’s bipolar on his new album — here’s what that really means

After suggesting that slaves had a choice, proclaiming his support for President Trump, and opining that "love is infinite," West dropped his new album on Friday in which he says he has bipolar disorder, a serious mental illness that West calls his "superpower."
Johnny Manziel only spent two seasons in the NFL, both with the Cleveland Browns.

Johnny Manziel was hospitalized after a bad reaction to a change in his Lithium prescription

Johnny Manziel suffered a bad reaction to an increase in his dosage of Lithium, which he had been taking to treat his Bipolar disorder, but it looks like he will be alright.

Carrie Fisher helped people realize the power of speaking out about mental illness

She was outspoken about her struggles, which helped battle the stigma associated with these conditions in the first place.