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Lindiwe From Scandal Suffered From A Serious Illness, Check Out What Type Of Illness It Is

Lindiwe Ngema.

Source:

https://www.timeslive.co.za/tshisa-live/tshisa-live/2017-04-26-nomvelo-makhanya-speaks-out-about-her-war-with-bipolar-anxiety-and-depression/

One of the most talented actors in South Africa. She started her acting career at a very young age and she has been growing in the entertainment industry. As for her character on Scandal, she keeps on growing and getting better with every episode played on Scandal.

So many young girls can relate to Lindiwe, a young woman who has made alot of mistakes in life but learned from them. Lindiwe is the type of person who inspires many that even though you fall and make mistakes, staying focused in what you want can actually safe you and your future.

She is no longer the little girl that she was back then, she is a strong, intelligent, independent woman who is now married to the love of her life.

Lindiwe whose real name is Nomvelo Makhanya was born April 24,1996 in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. After a few years, she moved to Johannesburg with her parents.

She was diagnosed with depression and anxiety in 2016,amd knowing the stigma surrounding depression and anxiety, she wondered if people will treat her differently or make fun of her because of her mental illness.

" When I visited my psychiatrist he told me that he wanted me to book myself into hospital immediately. I was hesitant. I kept thinking, 'Dr, I need to get back to work tomorrow' she explained.

Work wasn't the only thing on her mind. She was also scared that people wouldn't understand and that she would not receive any support.

" I felt like I was drowning and felt like with every breath I was waging a war against myself" she added.

Although she was hesitant at first, she booked herself into a psychiatric hospital and managed to win the battle against anxiety, bipolar and depression.

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