Latest News for Depression

Modafinil found to improve memory in people recovering from depression

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PST
A new study funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and Wellcome, and published in the journal Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, has found that the...
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New data show heightened risk of birth defects with antidepressants prescribed during pregnancy

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PST
A new Université de Montréal study in the British Medical Journal reveals that antidepressants prescribed to pregnant women could increase the chance of having a baby with birth defects.
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Treatment strategy provides mental health benefits to war trauma survivors

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST
A study shows that a certain intervention called testimony therapy plus ceremony reduced symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety, and depression among Khmer Rouge torture survivors from...
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New apps designed to reduce depression and anxiety as easily as checking your phone

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST
Soon you can seek mental health advice on your smartphone as quickly as finding a good restaurant.
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Toxic bosses are bad for your health and bad for your reputation

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST
People who work for bosses who display psychopathic and narcissistic traits not only feel more depressed due to their bosses bullying behaviour they are also more likely to engage in undesirable...
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Dysphoric Mania: Symptoms, Facts, and Treatment

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST
What is dysphoric mania and why does dysphoric mania occur? What treatment options are available and when should a doctor be seen?
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How to avoid Facebook-induced depression

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST
A review has been conducted to analyze the link between Facebook use and depression. The research has highlighted some ways to avoid 'Facebook depression.'
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ADHD and Depression: What's the Connection?

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST
ADHD conjures up thoughts of hyperactivity and energy, but depression can also be a symptom. Find out how depression and ADHD are linked.
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Anxiety and depression a major issue for cancer survivors

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST
Cancer has a major impact on mental and physical wellbeing, researchers report at the ESMO Asia 2016 Congress in Singapore.
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