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running from crazy mariel hemingway mental illness own Running From Crazy on OWN: The Hemingways struggle with mental illnessIn OWN’s new documentary, “Running From Crazy,” actress Mariel Hemingway opens up about her famous family’s struggle with mental illness and suicide.

Hemingway’s grandfather, author Ernest Hemingway, killed himself in 1961 just before Mariel’s birth. Her family has struggled with a daunting history of mental illness and suicide, and in the OWN documentary, two-time Academy Award winner Barbara Kopple talks to Mariel and her family… Continue reading 'Running From Crazy' on OWN: The Hemingways' struggle with mental illness

Jackie Cooper Dies After Brief Illness

The former Oscar-nominated child star played an editor in Superman…

Babies, toddlers too can suffer mental illness

Infants and toddlers 150x150 Babies, toddlers too can suffer mental illnessInfants and toddlers too can suffer serious mental disorders, yet they are not likely to receive treatment that could prevent lasting damage, says a new study. “The pervasive, but mistaken, impression that young children do not develop mental health problems” keeps them away from treatment, say study authors Joy D. Osofsky and Alicia F. Lieberman [...] Continue reading Babies, toddlers too can suffer mental illness

Will a bout of bronchitis and laryngitis keep Rihanna sidelined from Sunday’s 2011 Grammys? The “Umbrella” pop tart has spent the week battling the upper respiratory infection and was even forced to cancel a five track performance at the Unforgettable Evening Gala on Thursday. She was replaced by “Forget You” rapper/singer Cee-Lo Green at the [...] Continue reading Will Illness Keep Rihanna From Sunday’s Grammys?

Music legend Aretha Franklin tells Jet magazine that she soon will reveal what prompted her recent surgery at a Detroit hospital.. . Franklin told … Continue reading Queen of Soul tells Jet: Details of illness coming