Depression News and Research

Latest Depression News and Research

Depression can double the risk of death or repeat heart disease in heart attack patients

Depression can double the risk of death or repeat heart disease in heart attack patients

Study to compare traditional and spiritual post-heart attack recovery approaches

Study to compare traditional and spiritual post-heart attack recovery approaches

New painkiller was discovered in natural form in venomous snails in 1979

New painkiller was discovered in natural form in venomous snails in 1979

Restless legs syndrome is underdiagnosed in kids

Restless legs syndrome is underdiagnosed in kids

Information submitted via new drug applications could easily be made accessible to the public

Information submitted via new drug applications could easily be made accessible to the public

Study shows that obesity is up, as is drinking by women

Study shows that obesity is up, as is drinking by women

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Living alone, financial difficulties, excessive use of alcohol associated with the onset of depression among outpatients with heart failure

Living alone, financial difficulties, excessive use of alcohol associated with the onset of depression among outpatients with heart failure

Nearly 6 million Americans turned to complementary and alternative medicine because of costs

Nearly 6 million Americans turned to complementary and alternative medicine because of costs

Polls show more teen girls see "alcopop" ads than women age 31-44

Polls show more teen girls see "alcopop" ads than women age 31-44

Ethical challenges ahead for neuroscience and society

Ethical challenges ahead for neuroscience and society

Realistic expectations make holidays happier

Realistic expectations make holidays happier

Cumulative trauma can have an overall effect on health in later years

Cumulative trauma can have an overall effect on health in later years

Early ritalin may cause long-term effects on the brain

Early ritalin may cause long-term effects on the brain

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

Labelling unhappy children as depressed may be harmful

Labelling unhappy children as depressed may be harmful

Shorter hospice enrollment was linked to elevated depression among family caregivers

Shorter hospice enrollment was linked to elevated depression among family caregivers

African health care systems: what went wrong?

African health care systems: what went wrong?

Teen-agers suffering from bulimia may also be struggling with a chronic form of depression

Teen-agers suffering from bulimia may also be struggling with a chronic form of depression

Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic Whites born in the United States have a higher risk for developing psychiatric disorders

Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic Whites born in the United States have a higher risk for developing psychiatric disorders