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Watch : SA celebrities who're tormented by despair open up after Nelli Tembe’s mysterious dying


SA celebrities who're tormented by despair open up after Nelli Tembe’s mysterious dying

Following the dying of AKA’s fiancee Anele “Nellie” Tembe, humans on social media had been beginning approximately residing with intellectual illness.

Mzansi celebs have additionally joined in a thread on Twitter and spoken approximately suffering with intellectual illness.

The thread changed into began out through Dr Carolina Odman, who spoke approximately suffering with intellectual illness.

Afro-soul singer Simphiwe Dana additionally commented and shared her story. From there, Mel Bala, K Naomi, Brenda Mntambo and Nina Hastie joined in too.

Simphiwe stated she suffers from despair and tension.

“I am Simphiwe Dana and I be afflicted by despair and tension. I don’t take meds for the despair as I worry it'll have an effect on my creativity. I do take Stresam for the tension,” she wrote.

“Thank you for sharing. I am Melanie Bala and I’ve suffered from despair, and post-natal despair. I take medicinal drug for my tension while it flares up. Let’s destigmatise,” Mel wrote.

TV character K Naomi stated she discovered out she had minor despair.

“Thank you for sharing. I am K Naomi Noinyane and I discovered out I had minor despair however selected now no longer to take meds due to the fact I changed into too scared to be reliant on them. I do even though nevertheless be afflicted by tension. A therapist and my supportive own circle of relatives are my coping mechanisms,” she wrote.

Nina Hastie wrote approximately her enjoy with manic despair on Sunday. She wrote a thread on Twitter approximately what someone is going thru and wherein they are able to get help.

Afro-soul singer Brenda Mntambo additionally spread out and stated she survived on medicinal drug for tension for over a 12 months.

She stated she’ll name her new album SANE as a reminder that she is nicely.

“This is an advent to my restoration procedure from the ache I even have continued withinside the past. This is me getting up and now no longer permitting it to eat me love it has. This is me coming again to myself as I even have forgotten who I changed into and absolutely I wasn’t functioning nicely mentally for a while now. This is me pouring my coronary heart to remedy and claiming my existence again,” she wrote.

“MENTAL HEALTH is actual thing. I even have survived on persistent medicinal drug for tension for over a 12 months now. I recognise I ought to live to tell the tale this and get nicely for myself and additionally my kids. I determined to call my upcoming album #SANE as a reminder that I am nicely, that each one is nicely, that I can pop out of this pit and stay and be glad again,” wrote Brenda.

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