Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Uriel Oputa has revealed how she found comfort in food during her battle with depression in the past.
The reality TV star made this known via her Instagram page on September 22, 2022.
“I was an emotional Eater I struggled with Depression (still dealing with it) and found Comfort in food. I didn’t understand what full was,” she wrote.
“I knew I felt uncomfortable but I didn’t care. When people ask me to help them the first thing I ask is: Are you Mentally Ready ?? It’s a tough battle, but you shall overcome.”
The reality TV star has previously spoken about her struggle with depression and weight loss in the past.
Earlier in the year, she recounted how her ex-boyfriend used body-shamed her while they were dating.
“I remember my ex said my legs weren’t fine because I had a scar. He made feel so bad. I lost confidence. Now my legs are being called beautiful,” she wrote.
“This life ehn! When he is not for you, he is truly not for you. There will always be someone who is ready to massage those scars.”
Uriel, also a healthy food chef is known for her being an advocate for body positivity.