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Evidence Depression Isn't Just 'All In Your Head'

Depression touches people differently, making dealing with the condition more of a personal experience than a universal one. Some describe the illness as a dark cloud, while others liken it to being trapped in an empty space.<p>Regardless of how it personally feels, what many people don't know is that …

9 Natural Treatments You Didn't Know Actually Work on Depression

Depression is a tricky disease to treat, in part because it manifests so differently in those it afflicts. But promising new research shows there may …

Hearing That Things Can Change Helps Teens Dodge Depression

Depression is common in teenagers, with 11 percent being diagnosed by age 18, and many more having depressive symptoms. Social and academic stress can trigger depression, and rates of depression tend to peak in adolescence around the age of 16.<p>It doesn't help that stressed-out teens often fall into …

More Sedentary Time Linked to Greater Risk of Depression

Long-time TV viewing and extensive time online among risky behaviors.<p>An extensive research review has confirmed what you may have noticed anecdotally: the more time someone spends being sedentary, the greater their risk for depression.<p>The research, published in the <i>British Journal of Sports …

Exercise as a prescription for depression: Here's how it works

We all know that lacing up and breaking a sweat is good for our mood, and that exercise can feel like a lifeline when the stresses of life threaten to engulf us. But how a pounding workout helps lift us from the encroaching gloom was a mystery -- until now.<p>Using mice that were stressed to the point …

High Rates of Depression Among African-American Women, Low Rates of Treatment

Depression is a huge health concern among African-Americans -- particularly women -- but mental health is often stigmatized in the black community. Although it can impact people from all walks of life, cultural habits and historical experiences can cause depression to be expressed and addressed …

Nicklas Helenius Reveals Fight with Depression During 1st Year at Aston Villa

Very rarely are we given a true insight into the lives of football's elite individuals, let alone an understanding of the inner workings of their minds. Each player is subject to rigorous training not only on the pitch but on media protocol and the correct manner in which to approach public …

Prioritize exercise to fight fatigue, depression after breast cancer treatment

While going through treatment for breast cancer, many women are nauseated, sore, hormonal and cranky — and exercising is not on the top of their to-do list.<p>But doctors are recommending that they prioritize it to increase their chances of beating breast cancer, improving their mood and making sure …

Men, masculine pride and how to cope with depression

Masculinity plays an important role in dealing with problems such as depression. Men often don’t feel able to reach out for assistance because both …

Finding Depression In The Blood Stream

Dr. David Mohr developed a new blood test that can potentially be used to diagnose depression. He talks with NPR's Arun Rath about the implications this discovery could have on the disease and treatment.<p>Transcript<p>ARUN RATH, HOST:<p>Major depression is one of the most common mental disorders here in …

Depression Is Not One-Size-Fits-All, And Neither Is The Treatment

Living with depression can be overwhelming enough, but when it comes to figuring out treatment, the weight of the disorder seems to increase exponentially.<p>For many, the physical symptoms of depression take precedence when seeking medical care because they're the most prominent pain. Not to mention, …

The Fascinating Reason Many Billionaires Get Depressed (And How They Snap Out Of It)

The entrepreneurs who rode the wave early and bailed out before it crashed in the early aughts suddenly found themselves in an unfamiliar position: having worked 80-hour weeks at internet startups for the past few years, they now no longer needed to work at all. <i>Ever</i>.<p>For the millionaires, smart …

Israel shows evidence of rocket fire from Gaza schools

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - The Israeli military has provided its most detailed assessment yet of the conduct and impact of the Gaza war, including photographs indicating that militants stored and fired rockets from schools and a breakdown of the toll inflicted on Hamas.<p>Palestinian militants from the …

Obama: Justice Will Be Served to ISIS

British hostage threatened by Jihadi John helped Muslims in Balkans

The aid worker threatened with beheading by Islamist terrorists has 'tried so hard' to help others, friends say<p>A British hostage threatened with beheading by Islamist terrorists spent years helping Muslims rebuild war-torn communities in the Balkans, it has emerged.<p>Former colleagues said the aid …

Coming Out, Again: A Singer Battles Depression and Stage Fright

I am a 35-year-old man, and last week I came out of the closet.<p>No, I didn't reveal my homosexuality -- that's old news, as I disclosed <i>that</i> fact to my friends and family a full 20 years ago. <i>This</i> new revelation felt far more shameful, since it had contributed to a lifelong obliteration of my …

How creating art lightens the burden of depression

<i>Lola Rasminsky is the founder of the Avenue Road Arts School – and Beyond the Box, which has been offering hands-on creativity workshops to corporate and government groups across Canada since 1998.</i><p>Since the suicide of Robin Williams, much has been written suggesting a connection between depression …

My Story of Depression, Culture and Community

It makes me angry sometimes when I think of the pain, loneliness, sadness, and frustration that come with closeted depression. I am a 28-year-old Caribbean-American female from a deeply-religious family. Depression, therapy, and help are not topics of discussion. My family did the best they could, …

If, Like Fifi Geldof, You Find It Hard To Talk To Family About Depression, How Should You Tackle It?

As head of a family rocked by mental illness and addiction, you would think that if anyone understood the complexities of depression, it would be Bob …

The Students Against Depression

Sometimes the World Can Overwhelm Us...<p>Students Against Depression provides you with a calm environment<br>and the resources to help you find a way …