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2014-01-10 08:23:35

BOSTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute of Mental Health has prioritized the development of a rapidly acting treatment for depression as a key research goal. As a result, NIMH created the Rapidly Acting Treatments for Treatment Resistant Depression (RAPID) program to identify and test promising antidepressant interventions. Tal Medical's LFMS technology was selected to be tested in the first trial as part of the RAPID program. Historically, depression treatments...

2010-12-11 00:01:10

Community Answers about Depression Treatment. Using a New Smarter Approach to Connect People to Insightful Answers about Depression and Conventional and Natural Treatments for Depression Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) December 9, 2010 Nearly 20 million people in the U.S. suffer from depression each year. Often they are don't seek professional treatment but are seeking to find solutions on the Web. Now, they can turn to FoundHealth.com to connect with answers to their depression questions about...

2010-12-07 18:41:40

The rate of depression treatment increased between 1998 and 2007 but at a slower rate than during the previous decade, and the percentage of patients treated with psychotherapy continued to decline, according to a report in the December issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "Depression is a leading cause of disability, lost productivity and health care expenditure," the authors write as background information in the article. During the 1990s, the rate of...

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