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4 hrs ago | Genesee Country Express

HealthStyle: Depression - a common mental health problem

Recent news of the death of a popular celebrity once again reminds us of the most common mental health problem today.

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Related Topix: Health, Genetics, Medicine

Thu Aug 28, 2014

CBS Local

Primary Care Providers Can Help Teens Find, Manage Treatment For Depression

"A combination of medicine and therapy can be effective, and in certain circumstances, either medicine alone or therapy alone can be helpful for them as well," says Allegheny General Hospital child and adolescent psychiatrist Dr. Gary Swanson.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

The New Zealand Herald

Five supplements that may help with depression

Over two-thirds of Australians are thought to use complementary medicines ranging from vitamin and mineral supplements to herbal to aromatherapy and homeopathic products.

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Related Topix: Health, Homeopathy, Aromatherapy, Medicine, Marketing, Canada, Melatonin, Supplement

Scotsman.com

Cancer patients 'suffer from depression'

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology, Nursing, Lung Cancer

IcNorthWales

Mental health: Man tells of battle with depression following sad death of Ceri Linden

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.

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Related Topix: Suicide

The New Zealand Herald

Five supplements that may help with depression

Over two-thirds of Australians are thought to use complementary medicines ranging from vitamin and mineral supplements to herbal to aromatherapy and homeopathic products.

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Related Topix: Health, Homeopathy, Aromatherapy, Medicine, Marketing, Canada, Melatonin, Supplement

IcNorthWales

Mental health: Man tells of battle with depression following sad death of Ceri Linden

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.

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Related Topix: Suicide

Leinster Leader

Hope(d) to mark World Suicide Night with signed balloons release

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.

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HON

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

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.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, ADHD, Health, Mineola, NY

Science Daily

New study throws into question long-held belief about depression

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.

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Related Topix: Wayne State University

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Fox News

Adding therapy to meds may speed depression recovery for some

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.

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Related Topix: Health, Psychology, Science, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Medicine, Psychiatry

Bucksfreepress.co.uk

Cancer patients are more likely to suffer from major depression, figures show

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Oncology, Nursing, Lung Cancer

Bioscience Technology

Study Questions Long-held Depression Belief

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.

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Related Topix: Health, Wayne State University

Effingham Herald

What can Robin Williams' death teach us about suicide?

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.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Health

Philadelphia Weekly

A non-suicide letter, after 33 years of depression

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.

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Related Topix: Health, Opinion

Burnley Citizen

East Lancs students taught how to recognise depression following spate of suicides

AN EAST Lancashire college will be teaching pupils to recognise the signs of depression and other mental health issues in the coming academic year.

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

MassLive.com

Carrie Writes: Robin Williams' death inspires writer to share personal story of depression

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.

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Island Gazette Newspaper Online

What Makes Depression So Deadly? Eight Reasons Why It's So Hard to Climb Out of the Darkness

When Graeme Cowan attempted suicide for the fourth time, he had tried a wide variety of treatments, including 23 different medications.

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Related Topix: Health, Oakland, CA, Kinesiology, Medicine, Acupuncture

This is Oxfordshire

Sister queries hospital decision on suicidal man

THE sister of racehorse trainer James Douglas-Home questioned why a psychiatrist did not admit him to hospital the day before he shot himself in the head.

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Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Suicide, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Solutions to dealing with depression

Solutions to dealing with depression Local professionals offer tips and discuss treatments for people suffering with depression.

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Related Topix: Health, Psychology, Science, Union University

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