Kanye West opens up about managing his mental health in David Letterman interview

(CNN)Kanye West opens up about managing his mental health in an upcoming interview with David Letterman. West recounted being diagnosed with bipolar disorder two years ago and described his experience with an involuntary psychiatric hold in 2016. “They have this moment where they put you, they handcuff you, they drug you, they put you on the bed, and they separate you from everyone you know,” he said. “That’s something that I am so happy that I experienced myself so I can start by changing that moment.” West first shared his bipolar disorder diagnosis in 2018 on his album, “Ye.” He referenced taking medication to treat his condition in his conversation with Letterman. “If you don’t take medication every day to …