Depression

Deep brain stimulation may help fight depression

Deep brain stimulation may help fight depression

In a new study, researchers found deep brain stimulation may help fight against severe depression. The finding may help develop better treatment for people who...
Depression at young age may predict memory loss later in life

Depression at young age may predict memory loss later in life

In a new study, researchers found people who have depression in their 20s have a high risk of memory loss in their 50s. The finding...
Why some depression drugs may not work

Why depression drugs may not work for some patients

In a new study, researchers found a possible mechanism that may explain why depression drugs may not work for some patients. The findings may help...
First drug for women with postpartum depression

First drug for women with postpartum depression

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug called Zulresso (brexanolone) for treating postpartum depression in women. This is the...
Stress may link depression and heart disease

Stress may link depression and heart disease

In a new study, researchers found stress may lead to inflammation in the body, which links heart disease and depression. The research was conducted by...
This nasal spray ketamine drug may help treat depression

This nasal spray ketamine drug may help treat depression

In a new study, researchers reported a ketamine-based nasal spray could help treat depression. The FDA has recently approved this drug to assist with treating...
New brain stimulation may help treat depression

New brain stimulation may help treat depression

A new study has shown that brain stimulation could help reduce depression symptoms. The brain stimulation method is called transcranial alternating current stimulation, or tACS. The...
Exercise, but not supplements, could help you prevent depression

Exercise, but not supplements, could help you prevent depression

Recently, researchers have found to prevent depression symptoms, it is better to do more physical activities rather than taking nutritional supplements. Previous studies have shown...
Depression linked to higher stroke risk in older people

Depression linked to higher stroke risk in older people

A new study has shown that having more depression symptoms is linked to a higher risk of stroke in older people. People who report an...
Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

In a new study, researchers found drinking alcohol moderately is linked to reduced depression and chronic pain. The research was conducted by pain researchers from...