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Depression Decreases COPD Medication Adherence (CME/CE)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2016.06.25]
(MedPage Today) -- Adherence is also low in nondepressed patients with COPD

Depression decreases adherence to COPD maintenance medications
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2016.06.24]
A recent study in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society found that in a nationally representative sample of Medicare beneficiaries who were newly diagnosed with COPD, adherence to maintenance...

Depression: Foods to Help Fight Depression
Source: MedicineNet Depression Specialty [2016.06.24]
Title: Depression: Foods to Help Fight Depression
Category: Slideshows
Created: 11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/24/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression, adverse childhood events and sleep disturbances linked to changes in the immune system
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.21]
Adverse childhood experiences and sleep disturbances interfere with immune system regulation, shows research from the University of Eastern Finland.

Depression Plagues Many With COPD
Source: MedicineNet Depression Specialty [2016.06.20]
Title: Depression Plagues Many With COPD
Category: Health News
Created: 6/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Postpartum depression least severe form of depression in mothers
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.17]
Time frame when pregnant woman first develops depression determines severity, treatment of it.

Community-based programme improves depression in chronic pain patients
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.15]
A community-based pain management programme for patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain has improved depression and social integration, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of...

Major depression: Most antidepressants ineffective for children, teens
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.09]
A review in The Lancet finds that most antidepressants offer no benefit for children and adolescents with major depression, and they may even cause harm.

Depression: Tips for Exercise, Diet and Stress Reduction
Source: MedicineNet desipramine Specialty [2016.06.09]
Title: Depression: Tips for Exercise, Diet and Stress Reduction
Category: Slideshows
Created: 6/1/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression Hurts: Physical Symptoms of Depression
Source: MedicineNet Holiday Depression And Stress Specialty [2016.06.08]
Title: Depression Hurts: Physical Symptoms of Depression
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/22/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Study finds wide geographic differences in treatment of diabetes, hypertension, depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.07]
An international observational study led by Columbia University researchers has uncovered widespread differences in the treatment of patients with common chronic diseases, including type 2...

Blood test to personalize depression treatment for the first time
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.07]
Scientists at King's College London have developed a blood test that accurately and reliably predicts whether depressed patients will respond to common antidepressants, which could herald a new era...

Myths and Facts About Depression
Source: MedicineNet Drug Abuse Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Myths and Facts About Depression
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/6/2011 7:25:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression: Sneaky Depression Triggers as You Age
Source: MedicineNet Menopause Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Depression: Sneaky Depression Triggers as You Age
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/2/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Postpartum Depression: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
Source: MedicineNet clozapine Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Postpartum Depression: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression: Myths and Facts About Therapy
Source: MedicineNet desipramine Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Depression: Myths and Facts About Therapy
Category: Slideshows
Created: 7/24/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Anxiety and depression linked to recurrence of inflammatory bowel disease
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2016.06.02]
Researchers at the University of York have discovered a link between a recurrence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and anxiety and depression.

Brain structure that tracks negative events backfires in depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.01]
A region of the brain that responds to bad experiences has the opposite reaction to expectations of aversive events in people with depression compared to healthy adults, finds a new UCL study...

Study finds depression lowers women's chances of pregnancy
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.05.25]
Women with severe depressive symptoms have a decreased chance of becoming pregnant, while the use of psychotropic medications does not appear to harm fertility, a study by researchers from the...

Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More
Source: MedicineNet Clinical Trials Specialty [2016.05.25]
Title: Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More
Category: Health News
Created: 5/24/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/25/2016 12:00:00 AM

Magic mushroom compound could help treat depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.05.18]
Psilocybin - the hallucinogenic ingredient in magic mushrooms - could relieve symptoms in people with treatment-resistant depression, suggests new research.

How depression and antidepressant drugs work: New insight from depressed mice helps researchers unite two hypotheses
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.05.18]
New research demonstrates the effectiveness of ketamine to treat depression in a mouse model of the disease and brings together two hypotheses for the cause of depression.

Altered purine metabolism linked to depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.05.18]
People suffering from major depressive disorder may have altered purine metabolism, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital.

Cancer patients with depression less likely to recover well after treatment
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.16]
A new study finds colorectal cancer patients with depression are seven times more likely to be in very poor health 2 years after end of treatment than patients without depression.

Can a smartphone application help treat anxiety and depression?
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2016.05.16]
In a joint project between the Universities of Liverpool and Manchester researchers have examined the initial trial of a smartphone application designed to help people manage their problems.

Diet and Depression: How Food Can Help with Depression Symptoms
Source: MedicineNet Holiday Depression And Stress Specialty [2016.05.13]
Title: Diet and Depression: How Food Can Help with Depression Symptoms
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 8/28/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Holiday Depression, Anxiety, and Stress
Source: MedicineNet Gonorrhea In Women Specialty [2016.05.12]
Title: Holiday Depression, Anxiety, and Stress
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/8/1999 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/12/2016 12:00:00 AM

Genes May Link Risks for Pot Use, Depression
Source: MedicineNet Schizophrenia Specialty [2016.03.31]
Title: Genes May Link Risks for Pot Use, Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 3/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Specialty [2016.03.25]
Title: Depression Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 7/1/2010 1:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/25/2016 4:37:05 PM

Depression
Source: MedicineNet Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Specialty [2016.03.17]
Title: Depression
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

Study Finds No Proof of 'Seasonal' Depression
Source: MedicineNet Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Specialty [2016.01.28]
Title: Study Finds No Proof of 'Seasonal' Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 1/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression and obesity common among bipolar patients with exhausted stress system
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.01.19]
New observations show that older bipolar patients often have decreased activity in the hormone system responsible for the secretion of the stress hormone cortisol.

Depression in Children
Source: MedicineNet Loss, Grief, and Bereavement Specialty [2015.12.18]
Title: Depression in Children
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/18/2015 12:00:00 AM

Postpartum Depression
Source: MedicineNet Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy Specialty [2015.11.23]
Title: Postpartum Depression
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/24/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/23/2015 12:00:00 AM

Low quality of life and depression may contribute to erectile dysfunction in men with sleep apnea
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.10.20]
Burdens related to poor sleep may put men with sleep apnea at increased risk of erectile dysfunction.

Sequestered prion protein takes the good mood away, suggests new hypothesis on depression
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2015.08.14]
The discovery of antidepressant drugs in the 1950s led to the first biochemical hypothesis of depression, known as the monoamine hypothesis.

Men with 'low testosterone' have higher rates of depression
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.07.02]
Researchers at the George Washington University (GW), led by Michael S. Irwig, M.D.

Most men with borderline testosterone levels may have depression
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.03.10]
Men with borderline testosterone levels have higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than the general population, new research finds.

In patients using drugs to prevent breast cancer recurrence, acupuncture helps cut fatigue, anxiety and depression
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.08.01]
Use of electroacupuncture (EA) - a form of acupuncture where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles - produces significant improvements in fatigue, anxiety and...

Depression Overview Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Types, Tests & Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Electroconvulsive Therapy Specialty [2014.02.24]
Title: Depression Overview Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Types, Tests & Treatment
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/19/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/24/2014 12:00:00 AM

Bright Light at Night Could Up Depression Risk, Mouse Study Suggests
Source: MedicineNet Ganglion Specialty [2012.11.15]
Title: Bright Light at Night Could Up Depression Risk, Mouse Study Suggests
Category: Health News
Created: 11/14/2012 2:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/15/2012 12:00:00 AM

Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Source: MedicineNet Electroconvulsive Therapy Specialty [2012.03.20]
Title: Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 3/19/2012 6:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2012 12:00:00 AM

Role of Seroquel in treating bipolar depression confirmed
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry
Seroquel achieved a statistically significant reduction in levels of bipolar depression when compared with placebo.

Social support more protective against major depression for women
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry
American Journal of Psychiatry article describes social support and risk for major depression in opposite-sex twins.

Antipsychotics May Boost Risk of Movement Disorders (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology [2016.06.23]
(MedPage Today) -- Cross-sectional data suggest link in patients with depression and schizophrenia

Online Sleep Education Tool Promising in College Students
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2016.06.21]
A brief online program improves sleep behaviors, sleep knowledge, risky drinking, and depression in college students, researchers report.
Medscape Medical News

Transgender rights critical for the health of 25 million transgender people worldwide
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.17]
Public health efforts fail to capture even most basic information about transgender health, but social, legal context in which many transgender people live has led to high rates of HIV, depression.

Depressed, out of work? Study suggests skills to help land a job
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.06.17]
Employment more likely for those who can change their thinking.Unemployed people were more likely to land a job if they used skills commonly taught as part of cognitive therapy for depression, a...

Stress-induced brain damage could be prevented with experimental drug
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2016.06.02]
New research shows how stress causes brain changes that might trigger anxiety and depression. It also proposes a way to prevent such changes.

Workaholism tied to psychiatric disorders
Source: ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today [2016.05.26]
A large national Norwegian study shows that workaholism frequently co-occurs with ADHD, OCD, anxiety, and depression.

Psychiatric disorders more common among workaholics, study finds
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2016.05.26]
A new study found symptoms of OCD, ADHD, anxiety, and depression were much more common among adults who met the criteria for workaholism.

Yoga and Aquatic Exercise Can Help Combat MS symptoms
Source: Multiple Sclerosis News From Medical News Today [2016.05.03]
Exercise can have a positive influence on certain symptoms of multiple sclerosis: Patients who do yoga and aquatic exercise suffer less from fatigue, depression and paresthesia, as reported by...

Study may explain gene's role in major psychiatric disorders
Source: ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today [2016.04.27]
Gene associated with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, ADHD, and depression linked to brain cell death in mice.

Significant number of young people with undiagnosed bipolar disorder
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.01.29]
Around 10% of UK primary care patients prescribed antidepressants for depression or anxiety have undiagnosed bipolar disorder, a study has found.

Prozac improves learning and memory in Huntington's disease
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Neurology
Scientists in Melbourne found that fluoxetine improves depression, learning and memory in Huntington's disease.

TV viewing of Katrina affects children psychologically
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry
NYU Researchers say that repeated viewing of the disaster puts children at risk of developing PTSD, anxiety and depression.

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