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1040 Articles Matching "depression"

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Kevin Love is one of the toughest players in the NBA but the embodiment of that type of masculinity is 'outdated' and 'dangerous' and stops men from seeking help for depression and anxiety, according to the Cleveland Cavaliers forward....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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Anthony Bourdain’s Suicide Prompts Those In Notoriously Brutal Culinary Industry To Speak Out About Mental Health Struggles

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Insiders have long worried privately about the lifestyle of people who work in the restaurant industry, which has one of the highest rates of illicit drug use and alcoholism and a tradition of masking mental-health struggles. In other news on mental health: farmers devastated by Florence are especially vulnerable to depression and judges are starting to favor outpatient treatment over hospitalization....
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New Guidelines Say Any Kind Of Exercise In Small Doses And Less Sitting Improve Health Starting As Early As Age 3

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Getting a sedentary nation off the sofa -- only 20 percent of us get the recommended amount of exercise a day -- is a big concern for the government, which updated its guidelines Monday for the first time in 10 years. Since the first guidelines were issued, research has expanded the recognized benefits of movement, including reducing the risk of cancer, anxiety and depression and improving cognitive function and...
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Harmful Effects Of Childhood Trauma On Later Life Call For New Public Health Policies, Researchers Say

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
A large study published in JAMA examines the wide-ranging health problems -- from depression to drug use -- that flare up in adulthood in people who experience early trauma compared to those who do not and raises ways to address it. Other reports on children's health focus on the negative impacts of spanking, ways to comfort a child in pain, and...
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Wellbutrin vs. Celexa

Nov 11, 2018 , RxList
Wellbutrin (bupropion) and Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) are antidepressants used to treat depression. Wellbutrin is also used to manage seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Wellbutrin and Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) are different types of antidepressants. Celexa is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and Wellbutrin an...
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BuSpar vs. Celexa

Nov 11, 2018 , RxList
Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) and Buspar (buspirone) are used to treat anxiety. Celexa is used off-label for anxiety and is primarily used to treat...
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Pristiq vs. Celexa

Nov 11, 2018 , RxList
Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) and Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) are antidepressants used to treat depression. Celexa and Pristiq are different types of...
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Cigna rolls Happify Health, iPrevail into mental health offerings

Nov 10, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The digital platforms are expected to help customers manage anxiety and...
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Cigna rolls Happily Health, iPrevail into mental health offerings

Nov 09, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The digital platforms are expected to help customers manage anxiety and...
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Study Could Help Explain How Childhood Stress Contributes To Anxiety, Depression

Nov 09, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New research could help explain why stress early in life can create vulnerabilities to mood and anxiety disorders later on. The study, led by researchers at The Ohio State University, was presented Nov. 5 in San Diego at the annual Society for Neuroscience meeting, and highlights the important rol......
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Apple patent suggests AirPod health features, J&J updates diabetes management app, and more digital health news briefs

Nov 07, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Also: Group K Diagnostics raises $2 million; Online depression intervention benefits high-risk...
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Online Program Helps Prevent Teen Depression

Nov 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Although up to 20% of adolescents experience a depressive episode each year, the medical community has struggled to implement programs that effectively prevent depression. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have worked to fill this gap in pediatric primary care by conducting clini......
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Anti-Seizure Drug May Be New Weapon Against Depression

Nov 04, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Anti-Seizure Drug May Be New Weapon Against DepressionCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/1/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/2/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA panel recommends Sage's postpartum depression treatment

Nov 03, 2018 , Reuters
An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday recommended Sage Therapeutics Inc's experimental treatment for postpartum depression, saying the benefits of the drug outweighed risks....
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Anti-Seizure Drug May Help Against Depression

Nov 02, 2018 , WebMD
Some study subjects who took ezogabine (Potiga) saw a 45 percent reduction in depression and an increase in their ability to feel pleasure, as well as an increase in resilience and the capacity to recover from extremes of trauma and stress, researchers...
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Alkermes' depression treatment fails to get FDA panel backing

Nov 02, 2018 , Reuters
An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday voted against approving Alkermes Plc's treatment for depression in patients with an inadequate response to standard antidepressant therapies....
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