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31 min ago |

Irish Olympian talks about fight with depression

Irish Olympic hero Eamonn Coghlan has spoken of his personal battle with depression at the end of his running career - and the importance of knowing that help is available.


Related Topix: Health, Pop/Rock, The Monkees

1 hr ago | Vancouver Courier

Kitsilano youth fear losing Pine Free clinic

The Pine Free clinic on 4th Avenue will be closing its doors after more than 40 years in operation.


Related Topix: Health

5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Cancer patients need anxiety, depression screening

It is important to recognize and treat anxiety or depression among cancer patients, according to a clinical guideline published online April 14 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology .


Related Topix: Health, Oncology, Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Tue Apr 22, 2014

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Depressed? Researchers identify new antidepressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches

DALLAS April 22, 2014 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center are making breakthroughs that could benefit people suffering from depression .


Related Topix: University of Iowa

The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

Monroe area residents gather for vigil for young man who died of suicide

About 75 people gathered at Lake Tye Park Friday to share prayers and offer support for the family of a young local man who died of suicide.


Related Topix: Health, Everett, WA

Psychology Today

New Hope for Treating Depression and Alcoholism

Alcoholism and depression are the right and left hands of a heartbreaking condition that often includes both.


Related Topix: Health, Alcoholism, Medicine

The Times of Israel

Top US health insurer uses Israeli brain therapy device

A device developed by Israel's Brainsway is available for tens of millions of customers of UnitedHealth Group, a healthcare provider which now offers the system for the treatment of major depressive disorder via its Optum Health Services Platform .


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Sunderland Echo

MP blames cuts for making us UK's anti-depressant capital

MP Graeme Morris claims that shocking new figures showing the North East to be a mental health blackspot are due to Government cuts.


Related Topix: Anxiety, Medicine, Health

Burton Mail

Survey shows one in five will have depression

ONE in five people in South Derbyshire will have depressions at some point in their lives, according to a new report.


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

The Windsor Star

Survey reveals post-secondary students feeling the stress

Files: First-year medical students, Vaso Goobarevic, left, and Jessica Smith, 22, talk with assistant dean, Dr. Mark Awuku, during a meet & greet event at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry on September 4, 2012.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Understanding The 5 Stages Of Grief

Karyn Washington, creator of popular website For Brown Girls , committed suicide earlier this month at the age 22. For Brown Girls is a website known for its efforts to empower by celebrating the beauty of African-American women, particularly those of dark-complexion.


Related Topix: Suicide, Health

The Daily Advertiser

As seen on TV: Doctors assess patients' needs before fulfilling requests

Shawn Stokes is seen by nurse practitioner Brian Moore, right, and LPN Bethany Critchlow during a visit on Thursday.


Related Topix: Marketing, Erectile Dysfunction, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes

PhysOrg Weblog

Collaborative care model manages depression, anxiety in patients with heart disease

A telephone-based collaborative care model helped manage depression and anxiety, and improved health-related quality of life in patients with heart disease.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Psychiatry

The Winnipeg Free Press

When the 'golden years' turn blue

Evelyn Burns-Weinrib never intended to stick around long enough to help fellow seniors fight depression.


Related Topix: Health, Long Term Care

The Straits Times

Celebrity dog trainer Cesar Millan rescues dogs and humans

He is not just referring to how he will return to Singapore next month for a live show or his new television show, but he is also talking about his personal life.


Related Topix: Health

KOST-FM Glendale

Feeling Down? Get Up

Do you work behind a desk or in a place where you sit a lot. You might find that you are feeling down and that's because people who sit down for seven or more hours per day are 3x more likely to have symptoms of depression than people who sat for less than 4 hours.


Related Topix: Health, Blog News, Recipes


Cedars-Sinai Nurses Now Screening All Hospitalized Adult Patients for Depression

In an effort to identify and treat patients with undiagnosed depression, Cedars-Sinai nurses are screening each hospitalized patient for signs of the illness and for risk factors that could make recoveries harder and longer.


Related Topix: Health, Nursing, Medicine, Genetics

Sun Apr 20, 2014

CBS Local

Link Between Depression And Heart Disease

We know that it is extremely important to treat depression early and to follow closely those who suffer from the condition but we are learning that there are other reasons to take note as well.


Related Topix: Health


Default-mode network connectivity and white matter burden in late-life depression.

The brain's default-mode network has been the focus of intense research. This study characterizes the default-mode network activity in late-life depression and the correlation of the default-mode network activity changes with the white-matter hyperintensities burden.


Related Topix: Health


Soul Searching

"Homosexuality is not a natural way of life and thus not a human right. We shall not tolerate this aspect at all."


Related Topix: Health, Suicide, Gay/Lesbian