Depression News and Research

Latest Depression News and Research

Child's social environment may have only a modest effect on whether very young children become depressed

Child's social environment may have only a modest effect on whether very young children become depressed

Study of compassionate care

Study of compassionate care

Diagnostic test for Lou Gehrig's disease

Diagnostic test for Lou Gehrig's disease

'Complicated Grief' far worse than depression and doctors want it recognised

'Complicated Grief' far worse than depression and doctors want it recognised

We have been ingrained to think that seriously large people can only make improvements in their health if they diet and slim down

We have been ingrained to think that seriously large people can only make improvements in their health if they diet and slim down

A sudden increase in the number of British cases of Lyme disease

A sudden increase in the number of British cases of Lyme disease

Adolescent depression can be as high as 20 percent

Adolescent depression can be as high as 20 percent

One in five patients hospitalized for heart attack experiences a major depression

One in five patients hospitalized for heart attack experiences a major depression

Significant association between depression severity and poor glycemic control (PGC) among Hispanics

Significant association between depression severity and poor glycemic control (PGC) among Hispanics

Long-lasting depression more common among blacks and Mexican American

Long-lasting depression more common among blacks and Mexican American

Elderly suicide victims more likely to have fallen to their deaths

Elderly suicide victims more likely to have fallen to their deaths

Increase in heart surgery mortality from SSRIs or depression?

Increase in heart surgery mortality from SSRIs or depression?

Mothers ability to mind read important in child's development

Mothers ability to mind read important in child's development

Brain fatty acid levels linked to depression

Brain fatty acid levels linked to depression

State of "incomplete" health has resulted in a loss of productivity in the workforce

State of "incomplete" health has resulted in a loss of productivity in the workforce

Newly developed treatment for severe grief shown more effective than standard therapy

Newly developed treatment for severe grief shown more effective than standard therapy

Patients disfigured in traumatic incidents may experience significant social and behavioral problems

Patients disfigured in traumatic incidents may experience significant social and behavioral problems

Patients approaching the end of life can significantly reduce their depression symptoms and improve their sense of spiritual well-being

Patients approaching the end of life can significantly reduce their depression symptoms and improve their sense of spiritual well-being

ADHD costs U.S. nearly $77 billion each year

ADHD costs U.S. nearly $77 billion each year

Study tackles aging issues of adults with developmental disabilities

Study tackles aging issues of adults with developmental disabilities