Depression

Depression can affect your daily life. Learn about different types of depression, causes, and how to cope with it.

Dealing with Depression? Science Says This Video Game Could Treat It

Could a smartphone app be the answer to treating depression in older adults? New science says yes, you can game...


The Surprising Condition Many Commercial Airline Pilots Have in Common

It's fairly alarming, but no reason to fear your next flight.


Can Coffee Make You Less Depressed? What the Surprising Science Says

In addition to a caffeine spike, your next cup of java could give you a surprising mood boost.


This One Factor Predicts Whether Your Depression Will Return

If you're prone to depression, a specific thinking pattern could be what keeps pulling you down.


Is It Clinical Depression or Everyday Sadness? How to Tell the Difference

Many of us suffer the winter blues, but at some point it crosses a line into a legitmate mental health...


8 Natural Treatments for Seasonal Affective Disorder

If you experience seasonal affective disorder (SAD), a type of depression that hits during the cold, dark winter months, these...


Light Therapy: The Benefits of Healing Through Sunlight

A little vitamin D can treat skin conditions and may make you feel happier.


Controversial Health Topic: Is Depression an Inflammatory Disorder?

For the past 50 years, the conventional wisdom among many psychiatrists was that depression was caused by a brain-chemical imbalance...

Depression: The Secret Men Won’t Admit

When he seems ticked off or withdrawn, it may not be what you think. Learn more about the under-reporting of...


Beat Depression and End Insomnia

Learn more about depression and insomnia with strategies for beating both.


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Experts Reveal the Best Ways to Manage Depression

Expert advice for dealing with depression.