Depression in sport

Oct 17, 14 Depression in sport

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October 10th 2014  was world mental health day. Depression in sport is often overlooked, except for when someone is brave enough to speak out. Cycling Weekly spoke to Graeme Obree about his battle with depression. By Robert Hicks writing for www.cyclingweekly.co.uk Depression in sport is an often under-reported phenomenon as mental...

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Former Aston Villa star Lee Hendrie speaks out about depression

Oct 15, 14 Former Aston Villa star Lee Hendrie speaks out about depression

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Former England and Aston Villa midfielder Lee Hendrie believes the key to beating depression can be as simple as just talking to someone. Hendrie, who tried to commit suicide following the end of his footballing career, financial problems and the breakdown of his marriage, was a guest on Sky Sports News HQ’s ‘Morning View’ on World...

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