By Christine Hsu | Jan 08, 2013 04:00 PM EST
Drinking artificially sweetened beverages, especially low-fat diet drinks can increase a person's risk of depression.
By Amber Moore | Jan 02, 2013 03:26 PM EST
Depression in older adults has been found to be associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline and dementia.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 26, 2012 02:26 PM EST
Elevated levels of a blood protein linked to inflammatory disease appear to be associated with an increased risk of developing depression.
By Makini Brice | Dec 14, 2012 02:51 PM EST
For the first time, researchers have found that a chemical in the brain called glutamate is linked to suicidal behavior.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 13, 2012 07:10 PM EST
A breakthrough experimental drug has been found to rapidly relieve symptoms of depression in as little as 80 minutes in patients who haven't responded to other treatments.
By Amber Moore | Dec 08, 2012 01:14 PM EST
Fading daylight along with dropping temperatures during winters can leave many with winter blues, but a few have severe symptoms that can affect work and well-being.
By Amber Moore | Dec 07, 2012 11:15 AM EST
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy coupled with antidepressants reduces symptoms of depression in people who have been diagnosed with treatment-resistant depression.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 06, 2012 05:14 PM EST
Eating a tomato just two days a week could cut the risk of depression by half, according to a new study.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 04, 2012 02:46 PM EST
Researchers have for the first time linked using multiple forms of media at the same time to symptoms of anxiety and depression.
By Makini Brice | Dec 04, 2012 01:52 PM EST
A study has found that teenagers who smoke and have depressive symptoms may have an increased risk for developing osteoporosis later in life.
By Makini Brice | Nov 29, 2012 12:56 PM EST
NASA has fielded many appeals from people who proclaim to have an inability to sleep or eat, due to the stress brought on by the coming apocalypse.
By Amber Moore | Nov 29, 2012 05:36 PM EST
Lower grades at school might have an association with teenage behavior problems like delinquency or lower attention levels, rather than depression.
By Amber Moore | Nov 20, 2012 10:29 AM EST
Researchers have discovered that a gene called FTO, known to be associated with obesity, keeps people away from depression.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 13, 2012 02:34 PM EST
Busting some moves on the dance floor could improve symptoms of mild mental health problems in teen girls.
By Amber Moore | Nov 12, 2012 09:48 AM EST
Girls who have grown up with stressed mothers are more likely to be anxious preschoolers and later anxious teens.