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Depression is a serious medical illness that involves the brain. It's more than just a feeling of being "down in the dumps" or "blue" for a few days. If you are one of the more than 20 million people in the United States who have depression, the feelings do not go away. They persist and interfere with your everyday life.
AUA recommends use of UroLift System for managing lower urinary tract symptoms attributed to BPH

AUA recommends use of UroLift System for managing lower urinary tract symptoms attributed to BPH

Brain abnormality linked to general risk for mental illness

Brain abnormality linked to general risk for mental illness

Pfizer announces Phase 3 study results of LYRICA Oral Solution CV for pediatric epilepsy patients

Pfizer announces Phase 3 study results of LYRICA Oral Solution CV for pediatric epilepsy patients

Male depression reduces the chances of getting pregnant, finds new study

Male depression reduces the chances of getting pregnant, finds new study

Researchers highlight need for transgender-inclusive healthcare providers

Researchers highlight need for transgender-inclusive healthcare providers

National trial shows how high-tech strategies may change the field of mental health

National trial shows how high-tech strategies may change the field of mental health

First epoetin alfa biosimilar receives FDA approval to treat certain types of anemia

First epoetin alfa biosimilar receives FDA approval to treat certain types of anemia

Mood disturbances and depression linked to disrupted sleep routines finds study

Mood disturbances and depression linked to disrupted sleep routines finds study

Mindfulness-based stress reduction may motivate people to move, shows study

Mindfulness-based stress reduction may motivate people to move, shows study

Depression and anxiety strongly linked with autoimmune thyroiditis, shows study

Depression and anxiety strongly linked with autoimmune thyroiditis, shows study

Depression screening should be at the forefront of CAD treatment, say researchers

Depression screening should be at the forefront of CAD treatment, say researchers

Gene variant may be linked to worse psychiatric symptoms in TBI patients

Gene variant may be linked to worse psychiatric symptoms in TBI patients

High job strain associated with increased risk of common mental disorders

High job strain associated with increased risk of common mental disorders

First, marijuana. Are magic mushrooms next?

First, marijuana. Are magic mushrooms next?

Study: Effective intervention can reduce medication overuse in aged care facilities

Study: Effective intervention can reduce medication overuse in aged care facilities

New study to explore link between diet, intestinal microbiota and cognitive decline

New study to explore link between diet, intestinal microbiota and cognitive decline

Overwhelming stress levels in Britain

Overwhelming stress levels in Britain

New survey shows 80% of oncologists have discussed medical marijuana use with patients

New survey shows 80% of oncologists have discussed medical marijuana use with patients

Researchers identify serotonin receptor that could be targeted to boost memory

Researchers identify serotonin receptor that could be targeted to boost memory

Study: Older adults have high risk for OSA, yet illness remains vastly underdiagnosed

Study: Older adults have high risk for OSA, yet illness remains vastly underdiagnosed