Depression

Depression

Dads Get Postpartum Depression, Too

Postpartum depression affects fathers, but it’s under-recognized—and under-treated—and puts their daughters especially at risk. Learn more.

Depression

You Can Help Prevent Suicide

The suicide rate in the United States has increased by 30% between 2000 and 2016. Know these steps to save a loved one’s life.

Depression

First-Ever Postpartum Depression Drug Gives Relief Fast

Brexanolone (Zulresso) is FDA-approved to treat postpartum depression, which puts mother and healthy child development at risk. Learn more.

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Depression and Seniors: Are You Getting the Right Care?

If you think that depression is a normal part of aging or that it can’t be remedied, read this now.

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Stuck at Home? How to Break the Pain-Isolation-Depression Cycle

How social media can help when pain keeps you from leaving home.

Depression

“Unfriended” on Facebook Matters More Than You Think

On social media, negative experiences have greater emotional impact than positive experiences…and increase risk for depression.

Depression

Pleasurable Drug-Free Home Treatment for Depression!

Long, hot baths could be a way to reset out-of-sync body rhythms which are thought to be a factor in depression.

Depression

A Blood Test for Depression?

Low levels of the amino acid metabolite acetyl-L-carnitine in blood might be a marker for depression, according to new research. Learn more…

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Saffron Relieves Depression

The golden-yellow spice prized in culinary circles is as effective against depression as prescription drugs. Here's how to use it.

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Why High-Altitude Living May Make You Feel Low

Americans living at higher altitudes are at higher risk for depression and suicide.

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After a Suicide Attempt: Keeping Your Loved One Alive

It’s a heart-breaking fact. Most people who survive a suicide attempt will try again. Here’s what you should—and shouldn’t do—to prevent that.

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Walk Your Way Out of Depression

Looking for a drug-free answer to conquer depression? A daily walk can help as much as medication.

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Latest Ways to Prevent—and Treat—Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

The latest information on how to use light, exercise and other tools to treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD).

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Angry Outbursts? Impulsivity? Does Your Loved One Have Borderline Personality Disorder?

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) can be hard to diagnose and hard to treat. Learn what's new...

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Why the Increase in Suicide???

Having suffered from depression for much of my life, I understand the pain and struggle. Here, the root causes of the suicide epidemic…and self-defense.