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Health News - Depression

Test aims to detect dangerous side effects so that fewer patients are given unsafe drugs
Because of undetected toxicity problems, about a third of prescription drugs approved in the U.S. are withdrawn from the market or require added warning labels limiting their use. (Medical News Today)

Social anxiety disorder: how to cope during the holiday season
Social anxiety disorder is hard to deal with at any time of year, but even more so during the holiday season. In this feature, we look at the best ways to cope with the condition. (Medical News Today)

The ups and downs of support from friends when teens experience peer victimization
There are pros and cons to the support that victimized teenagers get from their friends. (Medical News Today)

Shining a fresh light on mental illness trends with the help of Twitter posts
Johns Hopkins computers scientists, who have already used Twitter posts to track flu cases, say their techniques also show promise as a tool to gather important information about some common mental... (Medical News Today)

Could an antidepressant prevent symptoms of premenstrual syndrome?
A commonly used antidepressant called fluoxetine, better known as Prozac, may be effective for preventing symptoms of premenstrual syndrome, according to a new study. (Medical News Today)

Shedding light on harmful mood disorders in new mothers
In the days shortly after giving birth, most mothers experience a period of increased calmness and decreased stress responses, but around 20% of mothers experience anxiety. (Medical News Today)

Study finds self-worth key to diagnoses of psychopathologies
Donald Trump's ego may be the size of his financial empire, but that doesn't mean he's the picture of mental health. (Medical News Today)

Brain scans link frontal abnormalities to suicidal behaviors in adolescents, young adults
Abnormalities in the prefrontal cortex and related brain areas are observed in adolescents who have attempted suicide, according to a report at the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology annual... (Medical News Today)

Could laughing gas be used to treat severe depression?
A small pilot study suggests treatment with nitrous oxide or laughing gas may help patients with severe depression whose illness is not responding to conventional therapies. (Medical News Today)

Malnutrition in U.S. - greatest cost linked to seniors, depression, COPD, coronary artery disease and dementia
Even in food-abundant industrialized countries like the U.S., an alarming number of people, particularly seniors, are in a state of diseased-associated malnutrition1. (Medical News Today)

Study is first to investigate rate of HIV testing in patients with specific mental illnesses
People with mental illness are more likely to have been tested for HIV than those without mental illness, according to a new study from a team of researchers at Penn Medicine and the U.S. (Medical News Today)

Computer-based approach to treating anxiety may reduce suicide risk
A group of psychology researchers at Florida State University have developed a simple computer-based approach to treating anxiety sensitivity, something that could have major implications for... (Medical News Today)

Medications for patients with first episode psychosis may not meet guidelines
Many patients with first-episode psychosis receive medications that do not comply with recommended guidelines for first-episode treatment, researchers have found. (Medical News Today)

Depression in people who live in unhappy places experienced more than a week a month
People in the country's unhappiest communities spend about a quarter of the month so far down in the dumps that it can harm their productivity, according to economists. (Medical News Today)

Researchers link vitamin D deficiency to seasonal affective disorder
In a new study, researchers hypothesize that vitamin D deficiency may be a driver of seasonal affective disorder - a form of depression that strikes during winter months. (Medical News Today)

Activating cannabinoid brain receptors could replace marijuana for anxiety treatment
Researchers say they have found a way to activate cannabinoid receptors in the brains of mice and reduce depressive- and anxiety-like behaviors, without the use of marijuana. (Medical News Today)

The protective power of belonging to social groups
Having a strong identification with a social group, such as a choir or a sports club, can help protect you against mental illness. (Medical News Today)

SAFit-ligands provide the foundation for a mechanistically novel treatment of stress-related psychiatric disorders
The FK506-binding protein 51 (FKBP51) is an established risk factor for stress-related psychiatric disorders such as major depression. (Medical News Today)

How behaviour is influenced by childhood trauma
Traumatic and stressful events during childhood increase the risk to develop psychiatric disorders, but to a certain extent, they can also help better deal with difficult situations later in life. (Medical News Today)

Natural 'high' could avoid chronic marijuana use
Replenishing the supply of a molecule that normally activates cannabinoid receptors in the brain could relieve mood and anxiety disorders and enable some people to quit using marijuana, a Vanderbilt... (Medical News Today)

Study reveals structured exercise helps PTSD recovery
Structured exercise including resistance training and walking helps people recover from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as well as other mental health conditions, a new study has revealed. (Medical News Today)

Mindfulness treatment as effective as CBT for depression and anxiety
Group mindfulness treatment is as effective as individual cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in patients with depression and anxiety, according to a new study from Lund University in Sweden and... (Medical News Today)

Childhood experience with family verbal conflict can help in stressful situations in later years
Researchers measured cortisol in saliva to determine stress levels in subjects being testedThe holiday season gives people the opportunity to reconnect with friends and family each year. (Medical News Today)

Obstructive sleep apnea treatments may reduce depressive symptoms
Treatment for obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) or mandibular advancement devices (MADs) can lead to modest improvements in depressive symptoms, according to a... (Medical News Today)

Women with mental illness are 40 percent less likely to receive routine cancer screenings
Women with symptoms of serious mental illness are significantly less likely to receive three routine cancer screenings - Pap tests, mammograms and clinical breast exams - than women in the general... (Medical News Today)

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