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running-from-crazy-mariel-hemingway-mental-illness-own.jpgIn 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

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

Infants and toddlersInfants 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?

Liza Minnelli is canceling seven upcoming performances because she has bronchial pneumonia. . . Minnelli released a statement Thursday through her … Continue reading Liza Minnelli cancels performances due to illness