Heart disease raises the likelihood of depression, and vice versa. New research moves closer to understanding the mechanism that explains this link.
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A pilot clinical trial has found that a new type of electrical stimulation therapy can be very effective in treating the symptoms of major depression.
Federal regulators have approved the use of the new prescription nasal spray drug esketamine for depression that has not responded to other treatments.
A new randomized clinical trial investigates whether different dietary interventions could help overweight people and people with obesity avoid depression.
While masturbation is not likely to have any effect on whether a person develops depression, having depression can affect a person’s libido and sexual function. Learn more here.
New research suggests that practicing transcendental meditation over approximately 3 months can effectively fight symptoms of PTSD and improve depression.
Researchers have reversed symptoms of depression, such as anhedonia and behavioral despair, in male mice with a drug that activates a gene they call SIRT1.
Researchers have developed novel compounds that may be able to reverse memory loss that relates to depression and other mental health conditions.
Though the debate has continued for many years, a new study concludes that there is no link between social media use and depressive symptoms.