Talk with Dr. Malek Bajbouj
Eight years ago, Robert Enke lost his battle with depression. The German footballer's passing sent shockwaves through the sport and his tragic death has changed the conversation around mental illness in football.
The brains of young people who use their smartphones or the internet too much sustain chemical changes. These change correlate significantly to diagnoses of addiction, depression and anxiety.
Eight years after Robert Enke's death, his widow Teresa spoke to German football magazine "kicker" about depression in football and her husband's tragic story.
Cases of schizophrenia, depression and other mental illness are increasing in Berlin. The city can make you sick, says DW columnist Gero Schliess. But culture can help you stay sane.
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