Mental Health & Depression
My Story: Hormone changes triggered my OCD and depression
In this article, we hear from Anna - who has a history of OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder) and bouts of depression. Her mental health had been stable for 12 years then, at the age of 45, she fell into a deep depression that left her suicidal – and it didn’t begin to lift until she started HRT.
Suicide Awareness and the Menopause Live Q&A (video)
balance app founder, Dr Louise Newson, supported this live Q&A on Suicide Awareness and the Menopause with Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT), the region’s NHS mental health services provider. The public event discussed how the menopause affects mental health, including mood changes, depression and sometimes suicidal thoughts.
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My Story: Losing my wife – an avoidable tragedy?
142Losing my wife: was her perimenopause a contributing factor? With Peter Smith
What is Reproductive Depression Factsheet
140Addressing the emotional challenges of perimenopause and menopause with Simona Stokes
A podcast with Simona Stokes to discuss the emotional impact of the perimenopause and menopause.