Kim Kardashian Speaks On Kanye West’s Mental Health
Kim Kardashian has spoken out on her husband’s Twitter rants and blames it on Kanye West’s mental health.
The comments by the rapper have been deemed a little bit concerning and controversial. Kanye had said he tried to get a divorce with his wife.
But Kim has come out to say it is affected by his bipolar disorder.
In her statement, she said;
“As many of you know, Kanye has bi-polar disorder.
“Anyone who has this or has a loved one in their life who does, knows how incredibly complicated and painful it is to understand.
“I’ve never spoken publicly about how this has affected us at home.
“Because I am very protective of our children and Kanye’s right to privacy when it comes to his health.
“But today, I feel like I should comment on it because of the stigma and misconceptions about mental health.”
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The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star stated he could not be forced into anything since he is an adult.
Therefore, he cannot be forced to receive treatment.
“People who are unaware or far removed from this experience can be judgmental.
“And to understand that the individual themselves how to engage in the process of getting help no matter how hard family and friends try.
She also added that the loss of the rapper’s mother, Donda West, had had an impact on him lately.
“I understand Kanye is subject to criticism because he is a public figure and his actions at times can cause strong opinions emotions.
“He is a brilliant but complicated person who on top of the pressure of being an artist and a Black man, experienced the painful loss of his mother.
“And has to deal with the pressure and isolation that is heightened by his bi-polar disorder.
“Those who are close with Kanye know his heart and understand his words sometimes do not align with his intentions.”
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Kim K. went on to plead with the public and fans to show compassion as they are helping Kanye through his illness.
“We as a society talk about giving grace to the issue of mental health as a whole.
“However we should also give it to the individuals who are living with it in times when they need it the most.
“I kindly ask that the media and public give us the compassion and empathy that is needed so that we can get through this.
“Thank you for those who have expressed concern for Kanye’s well being and for your understanding.”
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