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Dementia risk increased in female vets with brain injury, PTSD

Dec 13, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Female military veterans with traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder or depression are more likely to develop dementia later in life than peers without those conditions, a U.S. study suggests....
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Internet Therapy Apps Reduce Depression Symptoms, IU Study Finds

Dec 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In a sweeping new study, Indiana University psychologists have found that a series of self-guided, internet-based therapy platforms effectively reduce depression. The work, which reviewed 21 pre-existing studies with a total of 4,781 participants, was published in the November issue of the Journal ......
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Many older adults don't take prescribed antidepressants

Dec 12, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Older adults who are prescribed medication for depression by primary care physicians often fail to start taking these drugs or to continue using them as directed, a Dutch study suggests....
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Breast cancer survivors may have lingering mental health effects

Dec 08, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Breast cancer survivors may be more likely to experience anxiety, depression, sleep troubles and other mental health issues than women who have not been diagnosed with the disease, a research review suggests....
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Depression Is a Risk for Teens, Adults With Epilepsy

Dec 05, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Depression Is a Risk for Teens, Adults With EpilepsyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/1/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/3/2018 12:00:00...
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Stimulating One Brain Area May Ease Tough-to-Treat Depression

Dec 05, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Stimulating One Brain Area May Ease Tough-to-Treat DepressionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/3/2018 12:00:00...
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Clues To Brain Changes In Depression

Dec 04, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In new pre-clinical research, scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), led by Scott Thompson, PhD, Professor of Physiology, have identified changes in brain activity linked to the pleasure and reward system. The research, published in the journal, Nature, provides news i......
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Stimulating Brain Area May Ease Tough Depression

Dec 01, 2018 , WebMD
People with moderate-to-severe depression saw significant improvement in their mood after electrical stimulation of a brain region called the orbitofrontal cortex (OFC), a small study...
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With back pain, depression tied to higher healthcare spending

Nov 30, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - When patients with painful back problems are also depressed, they have significantly higher healthcare costs than back-pain patients without depression, a U.S. study suggests....
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Trump Medicare plan cuts prescription prices, but risks losing coverage of some cancer, HIV drugs

Nov 28, 2018 , CNBC Health
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed changes to Medicare prescription drug coverage that would allow insurers to stop covering certain "protected" classes of drugs used to treat common ailments like depression, cancer and...
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Ask How Does Depression Affect your Health

Nov 28, 2018 , eMedicine Health
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Ask Can a Person Be Cured of Depression

Nov 28, 2018 , eMedicine Health
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Wellbutrin vs. Zoloft

Nov 28, 2018 , RxList
Wellbutrin (bupropion) and Zoloft (sertraline) are antidepressants used for the management of major depression Wellbutrin is also used to treat seasonal affective disorder. Zoloft is also used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
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Ask Is Crying All the Time a Sign of Depression

Nov 28, 2018 , eMedicine Health
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ICU stay can lead to depression

Nov 24, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Patients who are treated in an intensive care unit (ICU) and survive are at increased risk of depression, a new study suggests. And depression in ICU survivors was linked with a higher risk of death in the next two years, researchers found....
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Cavs' Love on a mission to change attitudes about mental health

Nov 16, 2018 , Reuters
Kevin Love is one of the toughest players in the NBA but the embodiment of that type of masculinity is 'outdated' and 'dangerous' and stops men from seeking help for depression and anxiety, according to the Cleveland Cavaliers forward....
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Can Testosterone Therapy Treat Depression In Men With Low T? A New Study Examines The Evidence

Nov 15, 2018 , Forbes
Men with low testosterone often experience depression symptoms, but using testosterone therapy to treat them has been controversial. Now a new analysis suggests why it's an option worth considering, at least for...
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All That Social Media May Boost Loneliness

Nov 15, 2018 , WebMD
Limiting your use of Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram to 30 minutes total or less per day results in reductions in depression and loneliness, especially for people who were moderately depressed to start with, researchers...
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Cymbalta vs. Lyrica

Nov 14, 2018 , RxList
Cymbalta (duloxetine) and Lyrica (pregabalin) are used to treat pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy or fibromyalgia. Cymbalta is also used to treat depression and anxiety...
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‘Strongest Evidence Yet' That Being Obese Causes Depression

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New research released today from the University of South Australia and University of Exeter in the UK has found the strongest evidence yet that obesity causes depression, even in the absence of other health problems. The research, published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, shows that ......
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