A medication used for depression and anxiety can reportedly be effective in treating chemotherapy-induced pain.
I hear it more and more often from my patients…the work place is becoming harder and harder to tolerate – but what choice do they have?
Seasonal Affective Disorder is a form of depression where people start to react negatively to the absence of light. It classically happens this time of year when the days are short and the sky is dark and dreary.
It is a sad statistic but death by suicide is a major occupational hazard for physicians and the numbers are startling.
People with fibromyalgia often feel muscle tightness and there are certain tender points. The doctor can actually examine you to see the problem.
Many of the artists worked as part of the Works Progress Administration, which supported workers during the depression. They used vibrant colors to tell showcase life amid layoffs, food shortages, housing crises and the escalating anti-Semitism.
Suicide is known to be the third leading cause of death among teens.
New research links some popular drinks to depression. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on what drink may increase or decrease your risk.
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding a 25-year-old man who has been missing for a week.
I always worry when it comes time for Thanksgiving. There is such a strong focus on family – which is great – except that it magnifies the heartache for those who are alone.
It is not something that we like to think about but fear of aging and the possible loss of self control can lead to serious depression.
When it comes to bipolar disorder many people who are being casually labeled with the condition don’t have it.
What do you think is the leading cause of absenteeism in this country? The answer, according to research from the National Institute of Mental Health is depression.
Psychologists say somewhere between “checked out and freaked out is an anxiety sweet spot… which keeps us our toes” and alert for potential problems. Therapists treat people for both too much or too little anxiety.
Mariel Hemingway may be best known as an actress, but she’s also an author of a few books promoting a healthy mind, body and spirit. She appeared as part of the “Minding Your Mind” speaker series in Ardmore.