Latest Treatment for depression Stories

2010-08-14 09:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of the Walk to Washington, a St. Louis-based non-profit organization dedicated to creating awareness for depression, started an 835-mile journey from St. Louis to Washington, D.C.

2010-08-14 06:36:38

When other options have failed, an over-the-counter nutritional supplement may help some people with depression, a new study suggests.

2010-06-25 15:47:28

Brief therapy at the GP's surgery can effectively treat anxiety and depression.

2010-06-25 07:00:00

Increased Follow-Up Care Proves Key to Helping Depressed Patients Feel Better Medical clinic-specific data available at www.mnhealthscores.org MINNEAPOLIS, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New data released by two non-profit health care organizations, MN Community Measurement and the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI), indicate that Minnesota providers only slightly improved their quality of care for patients with depression from a year ago, but that new programs that...

2010-06-21 20:47:19

The use of Omega-3 supplements is effective among patients with major depression who do not have anxiety disorders.

2010-05-21 07:40:14

“I didn’t know what was wrong,” many patients say.

2010-05-17 12:39:07

More than one-third of teenagers with treatment-resistant depression – many of whom had been depressed for more than two years – became symptom-free six months after switching their medication or combining a medicine switch with cognitive behavioral therapy during a multicenter study led by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers.

2010-05-04 11:26:56

Daily transcranial magnetic stimulation—an intervention that uses magnetic currents to activate certain brain areas—appears to help induce remission in patients with treatment-resistant depression.

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.