Many of my regular readers will be aware that I suffer from depression. Did you also know that today there is a campaign highlighting the effects of mental illness and the effects it can have. All too often this awful illness ends in suicide to attempted suicide. I applaud Clarke Carlisle for speaking out. Please read his story and share it.
Three days before Christmas, soccer star Clarke Carlisle was hospitalized after being hit by a truck. On December 22 The Mail revealed that the retired soccer star and TV pundit had been critically injured when he was hit by the truck on a road near York, England. The 35-year-old married father of two had to be airlifted to hospital. Carlisle, who played for nine clubs and was a players’ union boss, suffered serious head injuries and was in a coma for a month.
Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/1816191/clarke-carlisle-soccer-star-admits-suicide-attempt-by-jumping-in-front-of-truck/#xtJS4Qfk9bXt03oV.99