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Daniel Howell posts YouTube vlog revealing struggles with depression

Daniel Howell posts YouTube vlog revealing struggles with depression
From BBC - October 12, 2017

Daniel Howell has posted a vlog explaining his battle with depression.

"I have not talked about this before because I have always thought it was something I was still going through," he posted to his 6.5m subscribers.

The YouTuber and former Radio 1 presenter said: "It's a huge part of my life and I just think it's weird for me to not talk about it."

It's estimated 1 in 4 people experience mental health problems each year in the UK.

Daniel appeared on Radio 1 with with fellow YouTuber Phil Lester from January 2013 to April 2016, presenting shows like The Internet Takeover.

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"Depression is like I have fallen into a hole," Daniel - formerly known as danisnotonfire - explains in his video.

"Normal life and everybody else is out of reach and I am stuck on the floor.

"I do not feel sad, I do not want to cry.

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