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Depression drugs may lower your perception of pain

Depression is a mental disorder that often comes along with strong impairments of social functioning. Previously, scientists assumed that depression also impairs empathy, an essential...
Your walking speed may tell your risk of dementia, depression, and more

Your walking speed may tell your risk of dementia, depression, and more

How fast you walk can tell a lot about your overall health. Recent research has used this information to predict a person’s risk of some...
Scientists find early warning sign of schizophrenia

Scientists find early warning sign of schizophrenia

Psychosis is a mental disorder characterized by a disconnection from reality. In a new study, researchers have discovered the early warning signs of the mental...
Health risks of using ketamine to treat depression

Health risks of using ketamine to treat depression

Many people are excited to use ketamine, the latest drug to treat depression. But Stanford researchers suggest that people need to know the health risks...

Heart attack survivors need to take care of their mental health

In a new study, researchers found that heart attack patients with chronic depression or anxiety are at a higher risk of death. This was the...
Depression drugs and opioids may double the risk of falls and fractures

Depression drugs and opioids may double the risk of falls and fractures

In a new study, researchers found that opioids, antidepressants, or other psychotropic drugs may increase the risk of falls and bone fractures in older...

Why people with depression may have unhealthy hearts

It is known that people with depression have a high risk of heart disease. However, how the two conditions are connected has been unclear. In a...
People with depression more likely to have multiple chronic diseases

People with depression more likely to have multiple chronic diseases

In a new study, researchers found that people who have symptoms of depression are at high risks of developing more than one chronic diseases. The...
This new drug may treat depression effectively

This new drug may treat depression effectively

Depression is a common mental disease and not easy to treat. About 33% of people with depression are considered treatment resistant. They cannot find relief...
5 signs of summer depression you should know

5 signs of summer depression you should know

Summer is the time people can enjoy the sunshine and outdoor activities. But for some people, summertime may mean schedule stress, Instagram envy, and very...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...