A new study of people with major depressive disorder suggests that the body’s endocannabinoid system plays a role in the mood-lifting effects of exercise.
A new review of specialist studies finds that exercise is indeed effective against depression. Yet many mental health recommendations fail to include it.
Paxil is an antidepressant medication. This article provides an overview of Paxil, including its uses, side effects, and warnings.
Scientists have discussed for decades whether chocolate can improve mood. The latest research links reduced depressive symptoms to eating dark chocolate.
Celexa (citalopram) is an antidepressant medication that doctors prescribe for major depressive disorder. We look at its uses, side effects, and warnings.
A study compares the benefits of the cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy with those of supportive psychotherapy for chronic depression.
Marijuana can act as a depressant, stimulant, and hallucinogen. Learn more about the effects of each type of drug here. We also cover the risks and side effects.
Researchers study the prevalence of sleep apnea in people with depression and suggest that it may explain why some depression treatments fail.
Doctors sometimes prescribe Wellbutrin to treat ADHD if a person cannot take stimulants. Learn more about the efficacy and risks here.
Elavil is a discontinued brand of the generic drug amitriptyline. Doctors may prescribe amitriptyline to treat depression and other conditions. Learn about the side effects here.