|Johann Hari doesn’t know depression’s real causes – no one does|
Added: 16.01.2018 12:22 | 0 views | 0 comments
Taking a view on unsettled science is always likely to cause controversy, but the fiery debate Johann Hari's new book has sparked is worth having, says Samantha Murphy
|Flawed research methods exaggerate the prevalence of depression|
Added: 15.01.2018 20:23 | 0 views | 0 comments
The common practice of using patient self-report screening questionnaires rather than diagnostic interviews conducted by researchers has resulted in overestimates of the prevalence of depression, according to a new analysis.
|Cranberries Singer Dolores O'Riordan Dead at 46 (UPDATE)|
Added: 15.01.2018 14:24 | 1 views | 0 comments
11:08 AM PT -- Dolores tried taking her life by OD'ing back in 2013, saying she had suffered from depression and ultimately a mental breakdown. She was also diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Dolores said she believed some of her emotional problems...
|Blue Monday: here are five money apps to shake off the winter blues|
Added: 15.01.2018 12:45 | 1 views | 0 comments
Blue Monday is supposed to be the most depressing day of the year but here are the apps to brighten your bank balance instead
|Blue Monday: 7 of the most depressingly named places in the world|
Added: 15.01.2018 4:32 | 2 views | 0 comments
Today is Blue Monday. Billed the "most depressing day of the year", this date marks when we're all feeling the peak of our post-Christmas comedown. Us pirates are feeling it too! The tree is long gone, the Quality Street finished and the festive season seems like a prosecco-filled, distant memory. The Christmas spirit is truly…
|Genetic analysis can improve depression therapy|
Added: 12.01.2018 16:27 | 3 views | 0 comments
The failure of SSRI antidepressants can be a result of genetic variations in patients. Variations within the gene that encodes the CYP2C19 enzyme results in extreme differences in the levels of escitalopram achieved in patients, according to a new study. Prescribing the dose of escitalopram based on a patient's specific genetic constitution would greatly improve therapeutic outcomes.
|Thinking Beyond the ‘Chemical Imbalance’ Theory of Depression|
Added: 11.01.2018 9:26 | 4 views | 0 comments
The truth is more complicated than many people realize.
|Car share: Driving away depression|
Added: 11.01.2018 6:22 | 4 views | 0 comments
Like Minds: The little yellow car that's tackling depression.