Bollywood Star Talks About Overcoming Depression: A Taboo Topic Among the Elite in India

When a top Bollywood star recently talked about her battle with depression, everybody listened. After all talking about Mental Health is a strict no-no, at least among the elite in India. So when Deepika Padukone admitted that she was suffering from depression and took medication to overcome it, the world took notice. Discussing mental health is taboo in India, especially among the rich; there are many who compare every mental health with madness, which is another reason that many choose not to talk about the subject. Deepika was praised by her peers for her courage to acknowledge in public that … Continue reading Bollywood Star Talks About Overcoming Depression: A Taboo Topic Among the Elite in India