Latest Treatment for depression Stories

2011-05-02 19:11:16

Taking two medications for depression does not hasten recovery from the condition that affects 19 million Americans each year.

2011-04-25 16:38:32

Scientists at the Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at The Rockefeller University, led by Paul Greengard, Ph.D., and Jennifer Warner-Schmidt, Ph.D., have shown that anti-inflammatory drugs, which include ibuprofen, aspirin and naproxen, reduce the effectiveness of the most widely used class of antidepressant medications, the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, taken for depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder and anxiety disorders.

2011-04-25 08:44:00

LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroSigma, Inc., a Los Angeles-based medical device company, today announced research progress on three therapies employing trigeminal nerve stimulation (TNS), originally developed at UCLA and exclusively licensed to NeuroSigma.

2011-04-23 10:45:00

Even people who show a clear treatment response with antidepressant medications continue to experience symptoms like insomnia, sadness and decreased concentration.

2011-04-18 17:39:11

The scientific foundation of psychiatry is growing rapidly, yet it is a branch of medicine distinctive for the relative absence of biological tests in routine clinical practice.

2011-03-17 00:14:42

Online messaging can deliver organized follow-up care for depression effectively and efficiently.

2011-02-22 13:27:30

Adolescence can herald the onset of major depression and the associated short- and long-term consequences including developmental and social impairment.

2011-01-25 13:30:00

Triple Chronotherapy offers the most rapid treatment for depression CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new program in psychiatric chronotherapy that provides the quickest methods to relieve depression is now available at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

2011-01-20 08:46:00

- Company Advancing Partnership Discussions and Preparing for Canadian Launch - LAVAL, QC, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ - Labopharm Inc.

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.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.