Depression seem to be a trending topic and a very sensitive one too. Nigerian youths are committing suicide daily as suicide has been named the second leading cause of death among youths in Nigeria. Depression is a the leading cause of suicide and on this episode of One on One on Plus TV Africa, Dr. Nesochi Okeke-Igbokwe speaks at length with Elsie Godwin on the mental illness.
Dr. Nesochi Okeke-Igbokwe is a New York City based physician, health and wellness expert, media contributor, speaker, and blogger.
She explained that is not a form of evil spirit as it is a mental health disorder which is characterized by certain symptoms that one would have for a certain amount of time. She touched on the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and how to handle the situation.
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