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Over two-thirds of Australians are thought to use complementary medicines ranging from vitamin and mineral supplements to herbal to aromatherapy and homeopathic products.
5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
The suicide of 20-year-old mum Ceri Linden , who had been battling depression, has prompted a man to speak out about his own experiences.
7 hrs ago | Leinster Leader
Cllr. Jacinta O'Sullivan presents a Civic Award to Sean O'Sullivan, with John Johnson and Liz Donohue of the Hope Counselling Service pictured at Naas Town Council Civic and Community Awards Presentation Night in Naas Town Hall, Friday, March 7. Photo Tony Keane.
12 hrs ago | HON
There's been controversy for years over whether the use of common antidepressants by women during their pregnancies might raise the odds of mental health issues in their children.
For about a third of people with depression, adding cognitive therapy to treatment with antidepressant medication helps them reach remission and recovery quicker, according to a new study.
Large numbers of cancer patients suffer from major depression and in the vast majority of cases their mental anguish is being overlooked or ignored, a study has found.
New evidence puts into doubt the long-standing belief that a deficiency in serotonin- a chemical messenger in the brain- plays a central role in depression.
The coverage can hopefully add something constructive to the tidal wave of media attention, which The Huffington Post reported can sometimes lead to more suicides, especially among young people.
In the wake of Robin William's highly publicized suicide, there has been a lot of discussion in both the commercial media and social media about depression and suicide.
AN EAST Lancashire college will be teaching pupils to recognise the signs of depression and other mental health issues in the coming academic year.
This month we suffered a great loss with the death of actor Robin Williams . He spent years making us laugh and cry with his TV shows and movies.
When Graeme Cowan attempted suicide for the fourth time, he had tried a wide variety of treatments, including 23 different medications.
Solutions to dealing with depression Local professionals offer tips and discuss treatments for people suffering with depression.
Two days after Robin Williams took his life, my 11-year-old came traipsing into the kitchen at about 4 in the afternoon, heavy-lidded under disheveled hair.
Previous studies that have suggested an increased risk of autism among children of women who took antidepressants during pregnancy may actually reflect the known increased risk associated with severe maternal depression.
In its most severe forms, depression runs in families like other biological illnesses.
Among adolescents with depression seen in primary care, a collaborative care intervention that included patient and parent engagement and education resulted in greater improvement in depressive symptoms at 12 months than usual care, according to a study in the August 27 issue of JAMA .
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 03:47 pm
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