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2013-01-14 23:00:07

“You Can Cure Your Depression” is a book that allows readers to “take charge of their health”. Fayetteville, AR (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 “You Can Cure Your Depression” is a book that allows readers to “take charge of their health” “You Can Cure Your Depression,” by Dr. Blair B. Masters, is a book meant to enhance one´s life through taking a natural approach to healthcare and curing depression. “You Can Cure Your...

2013-01-14 16:23:27

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- People who are depressed after a stroke may have a tripled risk of dying early and four times the risk of death from stroke than people who have not experienced a stroke or depression, according to a study that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 65th Annual Meeting in San Diego, March 16 to 23, 2013. "Up to one in three people who have a stroke develop depression," said study author Amytis Towfighi, MD, with the Keck...

2013-01-14 16:23:18

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research suggests that drinking sweetened beverages, especially diet drinks, is associated with an increased risk of depression in adults while drinking coffee was tied to a slightly lower risk. The study will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 65th Annual Meeting in San Diego, March 16 to 23, 2013. "Sweetened beverages, coffee and tea are commonly consumed worldwide and have important physical--and may have...

2013-01-12 05:00:05

Dr. Blair Masters book “You Can Cure Your Depression” will be available for free download on Jan. 19, 2013. Fayetteville, Ark. (PRWEB) January 11, 2013 Dr. Blair Masters has released his book “You Can Cure Your Depression” on Amazon. The book briefly discusses the science behind depression then outlines tactics and methods an individual can use to cure their depression in a natural, non-medicine based approach. The book is currently available for $3.79. There will be...

2013-01-11 05:02:02

SAD Light boxes are a safe and effective treatment for Seasonal Affective Disorder. A new program located in Seattle hopes to give more people an opportunity to try light box therapy at a low cost. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 January´s weather and gloomy days can make people feel down. For many it is feeling a loss of energy and enthusiasm for life, a greater appetite and a lower sex drive. These are the common symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and its milder form,...

Study Finds One In 25 Teenagers Has Attempted Suicide
2013-01-10 15:10:06

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite previous mental health attention, a staggering number of teens will attempt to take their own lives. Adolescence is a vulnerable time in most everyone´s life. There is this odd confluence of mental and physical development whose ends seem in perpetual conflict during this strenuous time in our lives. Mentally, we are striving to fit in with the group, go with the flow and not make waves. Alternatively, our physical...

Study Finds Link Between Artificially Sweetened Drinks And Depression
2013-01-09 14:55:35

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that some 350 million people worldwide suffer from one form or another of depression. To bring that figure to a more US-centric representation, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in every 10 American adults report having the disorder. While depression most likely has a myriad of possible causes, a new study, authored by Honglei Chen, MD, PhD, of...

2013-01-05 05:00:25

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is four times more likely to strike women than men according to a recent study, Bright Light Therapy provides a low cost long term solution. Reno, NV (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 As we start the new year many people have trouble celebrating due to Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) a severe type of winter blues. December was Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Month, as a result this time of year, stories about SAD are all over the news, but a recent article...

2013-01-01 10:51:10

Depression in a group of Medicare recipients ages 65 years and older appears to be associated with prevalent mild cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia, according to a report published Online First by Archives of Neurology, a JAMA Network publication. Depressive symptoms occur in 3 percent to 63 percent of patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and some studies have shown an increased dementia risk in individuals with a history of depression. The mechanisms behind...

2012-12-26 12:50:47

Elevated levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of inflammatory disease, appear to be associated with increased risk of psychological distress and depression in the general population of adults in Denmark, according to a report published Online First by Archives of General Psychiatry, a JAMA Network publication. Depression is one of the leading causes of disability and previous studies suggest that low-grade systemic inflammation may contribute to the development of depression. C-reactive...