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Moderate-severe hot flashes significantly increase depression risk
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.04.21]
A new study of more than 2,000 perimenopausal and menopausal women showed that moderate-severe vasomotor symptoms (hot flashes or night sweats) were an independent and significant risk factor for...

FDA Okays TMS Device for Rapid Treatment of Major Depression
Source: Medscape Psychiatry & Mental Health Headlines [2017.04.18]
It's the only FDA-cleared TMS treatment that can be delivered in under 19 minutes, although treatment time may vary, depending on the physician's recommendation, the company said.
Medscape Medical News

Financial Strain Tied to Depression in Women with SLE (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Rheumatology [2017.04.17]
(MedPage Today) -- Survey: 40% of those reporting high money pressures developed depression

Low-fat milk, yogurt may reduce depression risk
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.04.16]
A study of more than 1,000 Japanese adults finds that higher intake of low-fat milk and yogurt may reduce the likelihood of developing depressive symptoms.

Research highlights need for responsible development of ketamine for severe depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.04.06]
A new paper published in The Lancet Psychiatry sets out principles for responsibly testing innovative treatments for severe depression, based on treating more than 100 patients with approximately...

More Than 300 Million People Worldwide Have Depression: WHO
Source: MedicineNet sibutramine Specialty [2017.03.31]
Title: More Than 300 Million People Worldwide Have Depression: WHO
Category: Health News
Created: 3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

Depression: Finger-prick blood test predicts likely effectiveness of medication
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.30]
Study shows for first time how measuring C-reactive protein in the patient's blood can predict which medication is most likely to work for depression.

Trauma as a Teen May Boost Depression Risk Around Menopause
Source: MedicineNet Menopause Specialty [2017.03.30]
Title: Trauma as a Teen May Boost Depression Risk Around Menopause
Category: Health News
Created: 3/29/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2017 12:00:00 AM

Brain scans may help clinicians choose talk therapy or medication treatment for depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.28]
Researchers from Emory University have found that specific patterns of activity on brain scans may help clinicians identify whether psychotherapy or antidepressant medication is more likely to help...

Postpartum Depression
Source: MedicineNet Bipolar Disorder Specialty [2017.03.23]
Title: Postpartum Depression
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/24/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Deep brain stimulation provides long-term relief from severe depressions
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.22]
Treatment with deep brain stimulation can provide lasting relief to patients suffering from previously non-treatable, severe forms of depression several years into the therapy or even eliminate...

Low levels of 'anti-anxiety' hormone linked to postpartum depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.16]
In a small-scale study of women with previously diagnosed mood disorders, Johns Hopkins researchers report that lower levels of the hormone allopregnanolone in the second trimester of pregnancy...

Dietary kit reduces baby blues, a precursor to postpartum depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.15]
A dietary supplement kit, created to counter mood-altering brain changes linked to depression, virtually eliminated the "baby blues" among women in a new study at Toronto's Centre for Addiction and...

First physiological test for schizophrenia and depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.15]
Researchers have found a new way of using proteins in nerve cells to identify people with depression and schizophrenia.

Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
Source: MedicineNet Schizophrenia Specialty [2017.03.15]
Title: Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
Category: Health News
Created: 3/14/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/15/2017 12:00:00 AM

Patients with depression symptoms due to chronic sinus disease are less productive
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.14]
Depression is the driving factor for missed days of work or school in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.

Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
Source: MedicineNet Sinusitis Specialty [2017.03.13]
Title: Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
Category: Health News
Created: 3/10/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

In-home occupational therapy curbs depression in visually impaired patients
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.10]
Johns Hopkins researchers report that in-home occupational therapy appears to reduce the rate and severity of depression in people at higher risk for the disorder because of seriously impaired...

Could eating yogurt help treat depression?
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2017.03.09]
Probiotic bacteria present in live-cultured yogurt - Lactobacillus - have the potential to treat depression, new research suggests.

Brain architecture alters to compensate for depression
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.09]
A study led by Ravi Bansal, PhD, and Bradley S. Peterson, MD, of The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has found structural differences in the cerebral cortex of patients...

What effect does prenatal and postpartum maternal depression have on children?
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.02.28]
The results of a large study do not support the notion that prenatal and postpartum maternal depression is particularly detrimental to children's psychological development.

Depression puts psoriasis patients at significantly greater risk of psoriatic arthritis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.24]
Psoriasis is a lifelong disease that is associated with significant cosmetic and physical disability and puts patients at increased risk for many major medical disorders.

Bleeding stroke survivors at higher risk of depression, dementia
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.02.24]
Newly diagnosed depression in survivors of brain bleeds may signal the onset of dementia.

Acupuncture boosts effectiveness of standard medical care for chronic pain and depression
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2017.01.31]
Health specialists at the University of York have found than acupuncture treatment can boost the effectiveness of standard medical care, lessening the severity of chronic pain and depression.

Depression Often Untreated in Dialysis Patients
Source: MedicineNet Dialysis Specialty [2017.01.27]
Title: Depression Often Untreated in Dialysis Patients
Category: Health News
Created: 1/26/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

ADHD and Depression: What's the Connection?
Source: ADHD / ADD News From Medical News Today [2016.12.29]
ADHD conjures up thoughts of hyperactivity and energy, but depression can also be a symptom. Find out how depression and ADHD are linked.

How to avoid Facebook-induced depression
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2016.12.29]
A review has been conducted to analyze the link between Facebook use and depression. The research has highlighted some ways to avoid 'Facebook depression.'

Bipolar Disorder and Depression: What Are the Differences?
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.12.09]
Bipolar disorder and depression have some similarities, and these similarities can make diagnosis hard. Learn about differences in symptoms and treatment.

Teen Depression
Source: MedicineNet Sleep Aids And Stimulants Specialty [2016.12.02]
Title: Teen Depression
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression
Source: MedicineNet Anorexia Nervosa Specialty [2016.12.01]
Title: Depression
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Depression in young people affects the stomach, anxiety the skin
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2016.11.25]
Mental disorders and physical diseases frequently go hand in hand. For the first time, psychologists at the University of Basel and Ruhr University Bochum have identified temporal patterns in young...

Depression rates growing among adolescents, particularly girls
Source: Health Insurance / Medical Insurance News From Medical News Today [2016.11.17]
Study shows 1 in 6 girls report experiencing an episode of clinical depression over previous year.

How Can I Help Someone with Depression?
Source: Caregivers / Homecare News From Medical News Today [2016.11.14]
Learn how to tell if someone is depressed and how to talk to them. What are the treatments for depression and what can be done if someone is suicidal?

Depression and Divorce: What's the Connection?
Source: Caregivers / Homecare News From Medical News Today [2016.11.14]
How can one person's depression affect their partner and what are the symptoms? Learn how to deal with depression in a relationship and post-divorce.

Common sets of genes disrupted in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depression
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.10.28]
Studying brain tissue from deceased donors, Johns Hopkins scientists have found common groups of genes disrupted among people with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depression.

High blood pressure drugs impact depression, bipolar disorder
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2016.10.11]
Some high blood pressure lowering medications may affect mood disorders, such as depression and bipolar disorder, according to new research.

Learn to Spot Depression: Symptoms, Warning Signs, Medication
Source: MedicineNet Loss, Grief, and Bereavement Specialty [2016.08.05]
Title: Learn to Spot Depression: Symptoms, Warning Signs, Medication
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/19/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Bipolar Disorder: Symptoms, Testing for Bipolar Depression
Source: MedicineNet doxepin Specialty [2016.08.05]
Title: Bipolar Disorder: Symptoms, Testing for Bipolar Depression
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/16/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Palliative care-led meetings do not reduce anxiety, depression of families of patients with chronic critical illness
Source: Caregivers / Homecare News From Medical News Today [2016.07.06]
Among families of patients with chronic critical illness, the use of palliative care-led informational and emotional support meetings compared with usual care did not reduce anxiety or depression...

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

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

Healthy Aging: Sneaky Depression Triggers in Pictures
Source: MedicineNet nefazodone Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Healthy Aging: Sneaky Depression Triggers in Pictures
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/2/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

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

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.

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.

Don't Use Tramadol and Codeine in Kids Under 12, FDA Warns
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.04.20]
The two opioids pose the risk for potentially fatal respiratory depression in young children. The FDA also is restricting their use in older children.
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Mouse study paves way for more effective antidepressant
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.03.21]
A new mouse study tests the effect of an enzyme inhibitor on depression-like symptoms, and finds it to act more quickly than traditional antidepressants.

Watching birds near your home is good for your mental health - official
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2017.02.28]
People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress, according to research by academics at the University of Exeter, the...

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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