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Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks: Study July 29, 2015

Herbal remedy isn't regulated, and can have side effects and serious drug interactions

Psychiatric Woes Often Drive Euthanasia Requests in Belgium July 28, 2015

Depression, personality disorders are some reasons people ask to die: study

Health Tip: Protect Your Heart From Stress and Depression July 28, 2015

Choose a healthier way to cope

Expert Panel Recommends Questionnaire to Help Spot Depression July 27, 2015

Form could be filled out during visit to family doctor, and patient could be referred for follow-up care

PTSD Symptoms Persist for Thousands of Vietnam Vets, Study Finds July 22, 2015

It's never too late to seek help, experts say

Loneliness May Fuel Mental Decline in Old Age July 20, 2015

Slower deterioration seen in people with more satisfying relationships, researchers say

Childhood Stress May Spur Weight Gain in Women July 16, 2015

Emotion-driven eating might start early, research suggests

Mental Health Problems in Childhood Linked to Adult Woes July 15, 2015

Study found those who suffered depression, anxiety while young were more likely to struggle later in life

Daily Smartphone Use Might Offer Clues to Depression July 15, 2015

Small study contends that people who use the devices more often are likelier to have the disorder

Rexulti Approved for Schizophrenia, Depression July 13, 2015

But shouldn't be prescribed to some older people

U.S. FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Major Depression July 13, 2015

Medication can be used as an add-on therapy to antidepressants

Back Pain and Depression Combo Lessens Pain Relief from Narcotic Painkillers July 09, 2015

People with mental health illness are also more at risk of drug misuse, study says

Another Study Sees Link Between Antidepressants and Birth Defects July 09, 2015

But finding doesn't prove medications caused increased risk of problems

Are Too Many Young Americans Getting Antipsychotics for ADHD? July 01, 2015

Study shows rise in prescriptions for the powerful medications, even though they're not OK'd for this use

Scans Suggest Recurrent Depression May Take Toll on the Brain June 30, 2015

Shrinkage seen in region where new memories are made

1 in 5 Teens May Be Bullied on Social Media June 22, 2015

Review found wide variations in prevalence, but victims were often females who were depressed

Poor Health as Teen, Poor Job Prospects Later, Study Suggests June 22, 2015

Chronic mental or physical problems were tied to worse education, employment goals in adult life

Many U.S. Men With Depression, Anxiety Don't Get Treated, CDC Finds June 11, 2015

Young minority males less likely than whites to access mental health care

Hormone Therapy Doesn't Help Memory: Study June 03, 2015

Researchers did see mood improvement in women on oral treatment

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds June 03, 2015

Getting picked on at age 13 tied to raised odds of poor mental health at 18, U.K. researchers report

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says June 02, 2015

Newborn circulatory condition rate similar whether mom's depression was treated or not

Cancer Patient's Health Affected by Spouse's Mood June 01, 2015

A depressed caregiver raises odds of depression in ill loved one, too, study shows

Demi Lovato Gets Vocal About Mental Illness May 28, 2015

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2011, pop singer is spearheading new awareness campaign

Chronic Gambling Linked to Depression, Impulsivity May 27, 2015

Both should be treated at the same time, researchers say

Heed the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide, Experts Say May 26, 2015

Withdrawal, changes in daily habits can signal trouble

Hospice May Help Ease Depression After Loss of Spouse May 26, 2015

Study suggests improved coping for those whose loved ones had end-of-life care

Depression Linked to Death of Many Heart Failure Patients May 24, 2015

Researcher recommends counseling as first step

Depression May Intensify Anger in Veterans With PTSD: Study May 22, 2015

Aggressive outbursts can unleash harm to others or to soldiers themselves, researchers say

Depression Tied to Some Risk of Parkinson's Disease May 20, 2015

Swedish study finds association, but overall risk is low -- only about 1 percent

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds May 19, 2015

But breast-feeding moms should talk with doctor about risks and benefits of drugs, researchers say

Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds May 18, 2015

Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, but link between the two conditions is strong

Suicide Rate Up Among Young Black Children in U.S. May 18, 2015

But fewer white kids aged 5 to 11 are taking their own life, study shows

Short-Term Debt Can Depress More Than Your Finances May 14, 2015

Overdue bills and credit cards may lead to depressive symptoms, study finds

Even Treated Depression May Raise Stroke Risk May 13, 2015

Odds of a brain attack remained elevated after mental health symptoms improved, study finds

Immune System Genes May Change With the Seasons: Study May 12, 2015

Altered activity could explain why some diseases are worse in some months than others, researchers say

Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental Health May 11, 2015

Some of the problems included anxiety, depression and ADHD, researchers say

Mice May Yield Clues to Winter Depression May 08, 2015

Brain research suggests time of year you're born could influence chances of seasonal affective disorder

Bullying May Take Bigger Toll Than Child Abuse, Neglect April 28, 2015

Anxiety, depression and self-harm more likely in those picked on by peers than in those mistreated by adults, study says

Depression Tied to Worse Outcomes for Black Patients With Heart Failure April 22, 2015

Treating mental health condition might improve cardiovascular health, expert says

Mindfulness-Based Therapy as Good as Meds for Depression, Study Says April 21, 2015

Results suggest possible alternative to long-term drug use

More Evidence of Long-Term Illness in 9/11 Responders April 17, 2015

EMS workers join police, fire personnel still struggling with health problems, study finds

Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk April 15, 2015

Each threatens brain health, and combination is worse, study suggests

Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares April 14, 2015

Study found all three factors appear to be linked to a raised risk of bad dreams

Family Stress May Figure in Soldiers' Suicide Risk April 10, 2015

Findings suggest need to support those at home, expert says

Black Women Less Likely to Struggle With Depression Than Whites: Survey April 08, 2015

Where women live also appears to affect mental health disorder rates

Obesity, Smoking, Drinking, Depression: All Linked to Low Back Pain March 25, 2015

Researchers say that modifying these factors might help ease condition

Joblessness Triples Odds for Depression in Young Adults March 19, 2015

But researchers don't know if unemployment contributes to depression or depression contributes to unemployment

Yoga May Help Ease Depression in Pregnant Women March 19, 2015

Finding suggests it might sometimes be alternative to antidepressants, talk therapy

Dad's Depression Affects Toddler's Behavior, Too March 18, 2015

Study found a father's moods might increase risk of his youngster's anxiety, sadness

Could Loneliness Shorten a Life? March 17, 2015

Study says feeling this way raised risk of early death by 26 percent

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