depression

Study finds genes linked to depression

Posted in Science on 3rd Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

One study, over a dozen genes that can affect risk.

Poor Sleep in Childhood Ups Risk of Later Depression, Anxiety

Posted in Medicine on 24th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

It creates more negative emotions and also alters positive emotional experiences.

Some Antidepressants Might Actually Be Harmful to Children and Teens

Posted in Medicine on 11th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The effectiveness and risks of these drugs remain unclear due to the small number of clinical trials, many of which are flawed.

New blood test to pick the best drug for patients with depression

Posted in Medicine on 8th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

UK scientists have developed a blood test to help doctors pick the best drug for patients with depression.

Should we use smartphone apps to treat depression and anxiety?

Posted in Medicine on 14th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

Researchers have looked to gain some concrete information as to how helpful an app can be for patients tackling anxiety and/or depression.