Mental Health Information/Depression News

December 19, 2018

Many Say Ketamine Eased Their Depression, But Is It Safe?

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Jen Godfrey couldn’t shake the “deep cloud” that lingered even after she found an antidepressant she could tolerate. Then […]
December 4, 2018

Mental Health and College Students

TUESDAY, Dec. 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There’s an adjustment period for almost every new college student — many young people have struggles balancing independence and […]
October 12, 2018

Do Dimmer Days in Pregnancy Raise Postpartum Depression Risk?

FRIDAY, Oct. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women whose final stages of pregnancy occur during the short, dark days of winter may be at increased risk […]
August 9, 2018

New Dads Can Get the Baby Blues, Too

THURSDAY, Aug. 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Postpartum depression isn’t limited to moms. Rates of depression among new fathers are similar to those among new mothers, […]
May 11, 2018

Depression Striking More Young People Than Ever

FRIDAY, May 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Americans are fast becoming a very depressed lot. New research shows there’s been a sharp spike in cases of […]
February 27, 2018

Heart-Healthy 'DASH' Diet May Also Help Lower Depression Risk

TUESDAY, Feb. 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Eating plenty of vegetables, fruits and whole grains may lower your risk of depression, new research suggests. “Making a […]
February 13, 2018

Depression Common in U.S., Women Hit Hardest

TUESDAY, Feb. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Nearly one in 10 U.S. adults has depression, and the rate is almost twice as high for women as […]