Yolanda Hadid Returns To Social Media After 9-Month Break For Depression, Lyme Relapse

Yolanda Hadid is again on social media after a nine-month reset, telling followers that she’s able to “focus on myself, my health journey and being present in this moment of my life” and explaining why she wanted the time away.

“After the loss of my mother I really struggled with depression followed by a lyme relapse,” the mannequin and mom to Gigi, Bella and Anwar Hadid mentioned in a candid caption. Hadid’s mom, Ans van den Herik, died in 2019.

“Emotional stress and grief strongly [affected] my immune system,” Hadid mentioned, including that her “phone addiction didn’t help either” as “it started to take so much time away from being present in my life.”

Hadid mentioned she’s engaged on not choosing up her cellphone 50 instances a day and residing extra within the second, to nice outcomes.

“Time has slowed down and feels a lot calmer, more time to just sit and actually read a book, time to reconnect with people, be creative and most importantly time with my family,” the previous “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star mentioned.

Bella commented “We love you,” whereas Gigi preferred the put up.

Yolanda’s final Instagram put up earlier than her break was from October 2021, the identical month that she accused Gigi’s then-boyfriend, singer Zayn Malik, of grabbing her and shoving her right into a dresser throughout a disagreement.

Malik, who shares a daughter named Khai with Gigi, was additionally accused of cursing and yelling at each Gigi and Yolanda, and trying to combat a safety guard who was current.

The previous One Route singer later pleaded no contest to expenses of harassment, that means he didn’t settle for guilt for the fees however would settle for punishment.

Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid attend the “Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology” Costume Institute Gala on Could 2, 2016, in New York Metropolis.

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A consultant for Gigi mentioned on the time that she was “solely focused on the best for Khai” and privateness, whereas Malik later addressed the fees in a message on social media.

“As you all know I am a private person and I very much want to create a safe and private place for my daughter to grow up in,” the singer wrote in October 2021. “In an effort to protect that space for her, I agreed to not contest claims arising from an argument I had with a family member of my partner’s who entered our home while my partner was away several weeks ago.”

“This was and still should be a private matter,” he added. “But it seems for now there is divisiveness and despite my efforts to restore us to a peaceful family environment that will allow for me to co-parent my daughter in a manner in which she deserves, this has been ‘leaked’ to the press.”