Depression

6 Symptoms of Melancholic Depression

Once seen as a mental illness all its own, melancholic depression is now considered a subtype of major depressive disorder ...

8 Effective Ways to Banish Negativity

Negative emotions are destructive to your health. Especially if you allow them to multiply and consume your every waking moment. ...

6 Somewhat Depressing Facts about Antidepressants

If you’re feeling sad for unexplained reasons for unreasonable lengths of time, chances are your physician may recommend antidepressants. ...

Overcoming Negativity: 9 Steps to Turn Your Life Around

Many people whose lives seem to have spiralled out of control have no idea how to climb out of the ...

10 Nutrient Deficiencies that Can Cause Depression

Not feeling great lately? It’s possible you’ve picked up a cold or some other kind of infection. ...

6 Dangerous Self Pity Traps

Feeling sorry for yourself? Hard done by? You’re not alone. Everyone goes through periods in their life where things don’t ...

Highly Refined Carbs Linked to Depression

A diet filled with highly refined carbohydrates–such as white bread and pasta–can raise one’s risk of depression, a new study ...

Primary Care Doctors Should Screen for Depression, Group Says

A group of American medical experts believes primary care doctors should screen all of their patients for depression. The proposal ...

Let’s Talk About Depression…

Depression is an illness that pays no head to age, sex, race, or socioeconomic status. Anyone, anywhere can develop this ...

Childhood Bullying Linked to Adult Depression

A new study shows that bullying can have long-term and devastating effects on people. ...

Depression in Heart Failure Patients Could Increase Risk of Death

A new study reveals that depression may increase the risk of death among heart failure patients. ...

Most Americans Dealing with Depression in Silence, CDC Says

A new report finds that roughly one in every 12 Americans over the age of 12 are currently suffering from ...

Depression a Bigger Problem for Women Bosses, Study Suggests

A new study shows that women bosses struggle with depression more than their male counterparts. ...

10 Reasons Why Depression Strikes in Mid-Life

If approaching forty is a big, blue weight on your shoulders, you’re not alone. ...

SSRIs Immediately Impact Brain Activity, Study Shows

Roughly one in ten American adults is currently dealing with depression. ...