Ruby Wax

On Depression - A Suggestion

Ruby Wax | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ruby Wax

What helps if you have depression is realising that you are not alone, that this 'illness' actually exists like any other physical illness; you are not making it up and you are not some self-indulgent, self-obsessed narcissist who's looking for pity or an excuse not show up at work or school.

The Greatest News on Earth

Ruby Wax | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

Scientific evidence has shown that neurons (brain cells) can rewire and change patterns throughout your lifetime as a result of your experiences and how you think about them. So your thoughts affect the physiology of your brain and the physiology affects your thoughts.

Being Busy: The Pros and Cons

Ruby Wax | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

I'm touring my show "Sane New World" at the moment, zig-zagging the country and it's fantastic that people are now speaking out, especially men - abou...

Today's Top Blog Post Picks - Wednesday 26 March

Jody Thompson | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK
Jody Thompson

Today, we're leading with Aaron Eccles, head of social media of Cancer Research and how they turned around a meme that wasn't even theirs and have raised £8m so far off the back of it. We've then got comedy legend Ruby Wax with a fantastic post on how to use mindfulness as an internal weathervane to predict depression...

Mindfulness Is an Internal Weathervane

Ruby Wax | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

Mindfulness isn't for everyone, we all are as different as fingerprints and have to find our own way of breaking bad habits that can seriously damage our health. For me having a means of tuning into my mind, checking the weather conditions and spotting if a storm is coming has saved my life.

How Do We Find Quiet in a Busy Digital World?

Ruby Wax | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

In my new show, Sane New World which is for everyone, not just the mentally ill but all of us, I'm getting a lot of questions on how to deal with the digital viagra we're all addicted to (I'm even answering spam these days) - especially, how do we help our kids manage this? How do we deal with all this in-coming bombardment of everything from fashion tips to terrorists?

15 Festive Funnies From Female Comedians

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Father Christmas, Rudolph, the baby Jesus, the Three Wise Men… Christmas, as with so many historical traditions, is just a little bit male skewed fo...

Modern Success: How It Can Screw Us Up and Squash True Happiness

Susie Pearl | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Susie Pearl

What is real success, why is happiness more elusive than ever for so many, and why are happiness and success so difficult to get together? Stress is becoming the number one health killer in our modern world. What do we need to do to make some positive changes so we can get successful and be happy? How can we manage the stress we're all under?

You've Got to be Mad to Work Here

Lynne Parker | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lynne Parker

While people from the world of comedy are 'outing' themselves as depressives, I'm left wondering if this is doing the image of mental illness any good. Television programmes encouraging people to tell their work colleagues about their struggle with mental health are good in terms of raising awareness but aren't they potentially exploitative as well?

Ruby Wax and My Personal 'Mad Confession'

Charlotte Fantelli | Posted 23.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Fantelli

Who am I? I am a businesswoman in a new Versace dress. I'm an author, a painter, a grumpy cow in the mornings, a lover of fast cars, and a girl who should only ever sing when completely alone. Oh and I also have obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).

'The 'Loose Women' Are Grotesque'

Posted 17.03.2012 | Home

Comedienne Ruby Wax is not known for mincing her words, and the Loose Women have just felt the sharp end of her tongue. The US star has unleashed a...

Outspoken Presenter On Big Brother List

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ruby Wax has become the latest personality to sign up for the new series of Celebrity Big Brother. The outspoken TV presenter will enter the house...

Ruby Wax: 'I'm Ready To Be Panned'

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 03.11.2011 | UK

Ruby Wax begins with an apology. She is three hours late for the interview because she's been napping. "I did 11 calls and then I fell asleep, so I'm...