This article originally appeared in the LA Times here… Two months before Californians go to the polls to choose a governor, the state’s top elections official tearfully acknowledged Friday that she has been consumed by a “debilitating” depression that has often kept her away from the office. Secretary of State Debra Bowen, who oversees statewide [...]
A new study from Australia has highlighted the benfits of sleep therapy in the treatment of depression. CBT therapy is used on sufferers of insomnia and it was noticed that when the insomnia was cured this had a knockon effect and reduced the symptoms of depression.
Click Here to read about a new therapy that is being used to treat suffers of acute depression. The treatment stimulates nerves cells and appears to have had a positive effect on the patient in this report.
A recent article published here by the wausaudailyherald highlighted the importance of having a depression test. “Persistent sad feelings, anxiety and a loss of interest in activities or hobbies you once enjoyed are all symptoms of depression. It can take patients months, even years, to realize they are suffering from clinical depression. To better help [...]
Long-term depression could potentially affect women’s potential to conceive according to a Swedish study. The study was published in Clinical Endocrinology News. This study suggests that long-term psychological distress may lead to longer time to first pregnancy,” said Carolyn Cesta, a doctoral student at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, where the study was performed. The [...]