997 Articles Matching "depression"

Facebook Posts May Hint at Depression

Oct 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Facebook Posts May Hint at DepressionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00...
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A wooden bench is starting a mental health revolution

Oct 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Dixon Chibanda spent more time with Erica than most of his other patients. It wasn't that her problems were more serious than others' -- she was just one of thousands of women in their mid-20s with depression in Zimbabwe. It was because she had travelled over 160 miles to meet him....
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Facebook Posts May Hint at Depression

Oct 17, 2018 , WebMD
Using sophisticated software, researchers scanned social media posts and detected depression months before it was apparent on clinical screening tests, according to a recent...
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Navy Lures Once-Mocked Researcher Out Of Retirement To Lead Venture Selling Viruses For Potential Cures

Oct 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The success of a therapy technique that injects viruses into bacteria and lets them reproduce like crazy until the germs explode was great news for Dr. Carl Merril -- and convinced him to return to work as a government scientist, starting a new company. Other public health news includes: babies' sleep, depression, maternal death rates, caregivers, medical data profits, mental health and surgery center...
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Cancer Bell Ringing Angers Some Who Can Only Watch

Oct 16, 2018 , WebMD
For patients whose cancer has spread, who cannot "beat" cancer, the sound of the bell can trigger anger, resentment, resignation, or depression, according to various online...
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Postpartum Depression Linked To Mother's Pain After Childbirth

Oct 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
While childbirth pain has been linked to postpartum depression, the culprit may be the pain experienced by the mother following childbirth, rather than during the labor and delivery process, suggests new research presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2018 annual meeting. Previous research has demonstrat......
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Five Easy Wellness Lessons A Toddler Can Teach You

Oct 16, 2018 , Forbes
While stress itself is not considered a mental health problem it often leads to depression and anxiety, which are the most common mental health issues. There’s a natural source of inspiration – and even stress relief – in our lives that we may just have...
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Do Dimmer Days in Pregnancy Raise Postpartum Depression Risk?

Oct 13, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Do Dimmer Days in Pregnancy Raise Postpartum Depression Risk?Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/12/2018 12:00:00...
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Are Shorter Days Linked to Postpartum Depression?

Oct 13, 2018 , WebMD
Pregnant women’s odds of developing postpartum depression were strongly influenced by the number of daylight hours during the last month of pregnancy and immediately after delivery, a new study has...
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Asthma during pregnancy tied to postpartum depression risk

Oct 12, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women who have asthma during their pregnancies are more likely to experience postpartum depression after delivery, a large Canadian study suggests....
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Social media may reduce depression risk for older people with pain

Oct 11, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Online socializing may weaken the tie between pain and depression for older people, a U.S. study suggests....
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Nursing Faculty Members Find A Link Between Childhood Adversity, Burnout And Depression In Nursing Students

Oct 10, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A study on childhood adversity at The University of Texas at El Paso School of Nursing found that undergraduate nursing students who were exposed to a higher number of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) – such as abuse, neglect or family dysfunction - encountered higher levels of burnout and depr......
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Anxiety, Depression, Poor Sleep Are Lasting Impacts For Women Of Sexual Assault, Study Shows

Oct 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"These are experiences that [a woman] could have had long ago ... and it can have this long arm of influence throughout a woman's life," says Rebecca Thurston, lead author of the study. Other public health news includes stories on breast cancer, psychedelic mushrooms, elephant skin, fast food, food labeling and elder...
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Sexual assault, harassment can lead to long-term health problems for women

Oct 04, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Women who report they have been sexually assaulted are nearly three times as likely to experience signs of depression and are twice as likely to have elevated levels of anxiety than their peers, according to a new...
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For Many With MS, Well-Being Increases With Age

Sep 29, 2018 , WebMD
Older patients with MS have less depression and better quality of life compared with younger people, new research...
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How CTE Unraveled The Life Of A Young Football Player

Sep 29, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
When Daniel Te’o-Nesheim was young he loved football. Once he joined the pros he started showing early symptoms of CTE, a neurological disease found in athletes who play the sport. In other public health news: depression, caffeine, back pain, clinical trials, cannabis drugs, and...
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Nurse-Researcher Evaluates How Abuse Victims Respond To Bariatric Surgery

Sep 28, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A unique opportunity to study patients undergoing bariatric surgery is helping health care professionals understand the challenges that those who have experienced physical or sexual abuse face during recovery. Victims of abuse are more likely to suffer from depression, eating disorders and obesity,......
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How rock climbing can help overcome fear, defeat depression and change your life

Sep 28, 2018 , CNN Health
Carolyn Wynn was scaling the corporate ladder. But she felt like her life was crumbling....
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Mediterranean diet could prevent depression, new study finds

Sep 27, 2018 , CNN Health
A Mediterranean diet -- rich in vegetables, fruits, nuts and fish -- could help lower a person's risk of depression, a new study says....
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Alzheimer’s Drug Trials Fail Time And Time Again In Humans, But Before That They’re Successful In Mice

Sep 25, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
And scientists are starting to think we need to create a new mouse model. In other public health news: dyslexia, alcohol, depression, autism, organ transplants, sleep and...
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