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One hour of exercise a week can prevent depression, study finds

In a recent study from the University of New South Wales, researchers found that regular exercise of any intensity can prevent future depression --...

These depression drugs may lead to higher death risk

In a new study published PLOS ONE, researchers found an increased death risk in adults with depression who initiated augmentation with newer antipsychotic medications...

For older people, drugs may treat depression better than exercise

In a new study from the Albacete Zone VIII Health Center in Spain, researchers found that antidepressants may be more effective than exercise for...

Inflammation can be a core feature of depression, study finds

In a recent study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, researchers found that inflammation could be a core feature of depression. They found people...

These drugs may benefit people with diabetes and depression

In a new study from the National Taiwan University Hospital, researchers found people with diabetes and depression who take antidepressants may have a lower...

“Magic mushrooms” may help treat depression, study finds

In a new study from Yale, researchers found that the psychedelic drug psilocybin, a naturally occurring compound found in some mushrooms, may be as...

1 in 4 Americans with depression or anxiety lacked mental health support during pandemic

In a new study from the University of California, San Francisco, researchers found over a quarter of US adults with depression or anxiety symptoms...

Lithium in brain linked to depression, study finds

Depressive disturbances are among the most frequent illnesses worldwide. The causes are complex and to date only partially understood. The trace element lithium appears to play a...

This mental problem linked to rapid kidney function decline

In a new study, researchers found adults with normal kidney function who had frequent depressive symptoms were more likely to later experience a rapid...

Probiotics supplements may help reduce depression

Foods that broaden the profile of helpful bacteria in the gut are collectively known as probiotics, while prebiotics is compounds that help these bacteria...