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2 hrs ago | Surgical Products

Study Finds Physical Signs Of Depression Common Among ICU Survivors

Depression affects more than one out of three survivors of critical illness, according to a Vanderbilt study released in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine , and the majority of patients experience their symptoms physically rather than mentally.


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7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Trauma of life is passed down in SPERM, affecting mental health of future generations

Looking like a castaway, Polish man finally reaches land after paddling across the Atlantic on a six-month 6,000 mile journey in a kayak School bus driver is caught on tape BULLYING disabled girl and encouraging other special needs kids to call her names These changes can cause a man's children to develop bipolar disorder and are so strong they can ... (more)


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Health

11 hrs ago | BioSpace

Protein That Shrinks Depressed Brains Identified, Yale University Study

Could preventing the brain shrinkage associated with depression be as simple as blocking a protein? Post-mortem analysis of brain tissue has shown that the dendrites that relay messages between neurons are more shrivelled in people with severe depression than in people without the condition.


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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Mental health takes centre stage at Vic High

From left, Victoria High school students Emma Hornell, Lilly Powell, Owen Erickson, Asia LeMackay and Maggie Laver are part of a group of students organizing a mental health awareness series of workshops and talks next week at the school.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Health

Cape Cod Times

More than a cute hat: Knitting may have health benefits

When I picked up knitting needles for the first time about two years ago, I couldn't have imagined how vital the hobby would become to my well-being.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Crafts, Motherhood, Family, Health, Parkinson's Disease, Columbia University


A Walk Through Depression April 30

This discussion is free and open to the public 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at Holy Cross Parish, 10651 County Road 8, Kimball.


Related Topix: Health, Kimball, MN

New Scientist

Protein that shrinks depressed brains identified

Post-mortem analysis of brain tissue has shown that the dendrites that relay messages between neurons are more shrivelled in people with severe depression than in people without the condition.


Related Topix: Health, Australia, World News,


7 Ways Depression Differs in Men and Women

Men and women can experience depression in different ways, and although they also share many common signs and symptoms, a better understanding of the differences may help those with depression, researchers say.


Related Topix: Health, Women's Health

Irish Olympian talks about fight with depression

Irish Olympic hero Eamonn Coghlan has spoken of his personal battle with depression at the end of his running career - and the importance of knowing that help is available.


Related Topix: Health, Pop/Rock, The Monkees

Vancouver Courier

Kitsilano youth fear losing Pine Free clinic

The Pine Free clinic on 4th Avenue will be closing its doors after more than 40 years in operation.


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PhysOrg Weblog

Cancer patients need anxiety, depression screening

It is important to recognize and treat anxiety or depression among cancer patients, according to a clinical guideline published online April 14 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology .


Related Topix: Health, Oncology, Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Tue Apr 22, 2014

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Depressed? Researchers identify new antidepressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches

DALLAS April 22, 2014 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center are making breakthroughs that could benefit people suffering from depression .


Related Topix: University of Iowa

The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

Monroe area residents gather for vigil for young man who died of suicide

About 75 people gathered at Lake Tye Park Friday to share prayers and offer support for the family of a young local man who died of suicide.


Related Topix: Health, Everett, WA

Psychology Today

New Hope for Treating Depression and Alcoholism

Alcoholism and depression are the right and left hands of a heartbreaking condition that often includes both.


Related Topix: Health, Alcoholism, Medicine

The Times of Israel

Top US health insurer uses Israeli brain therapy device

A device developed by Israel's Brainsway is available for tens of millions of customers of UnitedHealth Group, a healthcare provider which now offers the system for the treatment of major depressive disorder via its Optum Health Services Platform .


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Sunderland Echo

MP blames cuts for making us UK's anti-depressant capital

MP Graeme Morris claims that shocking new figures showing the North East to be a mental health blackspot are due to Government cuts.


Related Topix: Anxiety, Medicine, Health

Burton Mail

Survey shows one in five will have depression

ONE in five people in South Derbyshire will have depressions at some point in their lives, according to a new report.


Related Topix: Health, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom

The Windsor Star

Survey reveals post-secondary students feeling the stress

Files: First-year medical students, Vaso Goobarevic, left, and Jessica Smith, 22, talk with assistant dean, Dr. Mark Awuku, during a meet & greet event at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry on September 4, 2012.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Understanding The 5 Stages Of Grief

Karyn Washington, creator of popular website For Brown Girls , committed suicide earlier this month at the age 22. For Brown Girls is a website known for its efforts to empower by celebrating the beauty of African-American women, particularly those of dark-complexion.


Related Topix: Suicide, Health

The Daily Advertiser

As seen on TV: Doctors assess patients' needs before fulfilling requests

Shawn Stokes is seen by nurse practitioner Brian Moore, right, and LPN Bethany Critchlow during a visit on Thursday.


Related Topix: Marketing, Erectile Dysfunction, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes