Depression

  • What is it like to hide your mental health problems from your boss? 1
    News

    What it's like to hide your mental health problems at work

    "I disappear for fifteen minutes every now and again to go break down in my car, or in the toilets"

    Posted by
    Mark Brown
    Published
  • Summer, suicide, and SAD: How hot weather affects mental health
    News

    What it's like to have "summer depression"

    "As soon as I start to feel hot and sweaty I become angry and anxious"

    Posted by
    Josh Pappenheim
    Published
  • What's it like to be sectioned?
    News

    What is it like to be sectioned?

    “The hospital staff are always say ‘this isn’t a hotel, love’…Well, it should be, it’s not meant to be prison.”

    Posted by
    Mark Brown
    Published
  • Dogs know when you’re sad and want to help you, according to study 2
    News

    Dogs know when you’re sad and want to help you, according to study

    There's a reason why they're called 'man's best friend'

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
  • One month, two hundred pints: What’s the effect of your World Cup drinking? 3
    Food & Drink

    One month, two hundred pints: What’s the effect of your World Cup drinking?

    Worried that your liver has taken a battering this World Cup? You're not the only one

    Posted by
    Emma Garland
    Published
  • “It owned me” Simon Pegg opens up about his brave struggles with alcoholism, depression and rehab
    Films

    “It owned me”: Simon Pegg opens up about his brave struggles with alcoholism, depression and rehab

    The actor successfully hid his troubles from almost everybody

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
  • Jordan Stephens
    Music

    "I didn't know why I was in so much pain": Jordan Stephens on the trouble with being a man

    The actor and former Rizzle Kicks rapper thinks we're getting masculinity wrong

    Posted by
    Matt Blake
    Published
  • What do you do when the most visible men in the world are arseholes?
    Opinion

    What do you do when the most visible men in the world are arseholes?

    ShortList editor Joe Mackertich assesses the challenges facing men in 2018

    Posted by
    Joe Mackertich
    Published
  • What attitudes towards footballers' emotions it tells us about pressures of work / job 1
    Opinion

    Why are we so worried about footballers being human?

    It's 2018 and footballers are still being forced to hide their emotions, it's time to stop

    Posted by
    Tristan Cross
    Published
  • Can watching the World Cup damage your mental health? 1
    World Cup

    Can watching the World Cup damage your mental health?

    When do pre-match nerves and post-match blues become actual, pathological problems – and how do you deal with it when they do?

    Posted by
    Duncan Vicat-Brown
    Published