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Depression and Obsession: Why we are obsessed with depression

The most common depression diagnosis is obsessive-compulsive disorder.That means that people with this diagnosis are prone to compulsions and self-medication to manage their depression.Obsession is the urge to seek out and maintain a pattern of thinking that keeps the person stuck in a cycle of depression.You might find that your obsessions are driven by your

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The 5 Best and Worst Depressed Mood States of 2016

The depression med is now a thing.And if you’ve ever been in the mood to take your meds, it’s easy to find a product that suits your needs.Here’s a look at five of the best and worst states of the mood:1.Arizona1.It’s a tough state for anyone who’s been depressed.Arizona is one of the least depressed

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How to eat a healthy, balanced diet

The Indian Medical Association has issued a statement to address the obesity epidemic, asking for public health action.It also urged the government to provide free meals to those in need.The association, a member body of the National Council for Welfare of People with Mental Illness (NCWPIM), said that in the past 10 years, the number

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What is depression?

Depression is an emotional state that can have severe physical and psychological effects on people.It is a mental disorder that is characterized by a lack of pleasure, loss of interest in one’s activities, and loss of pleasure in social situations.Depression is often treated with medication or therapy, although some people with depression are not treated

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Why is ketamine a major depression medication?

Posted September 23, 2018 12:05:01 The antidepressant ketamine is becoming increasingly popular for its ability to relieve depression in postpartum and pregnancy depression.But, as the opioid ketamine, is not widely available, it is now being used as a ‘mild antidepressant’.But, while ketamine can be prescribed to people who are currently taking a benzodiazepine, it can

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Why depression in older people is more common than we think

The number of older people in the United States has more than doubled over the last 10 years.In the 1990s, roughly 20% of all Americans over age 65 were diagnosed with a mental illness.Today, that number is more than double.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 1.4 million Americans age 65 and

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When depression gets you down, do you want to be a girl or a boy?

Depression, a mental illness that can affect any gender, can also affect children, according to a new study.The study looked at the relationship between gender identity and depression among 4,735 British and Irish adults, and found that women are less likely to be depressed than men.Depression can be caused by any number of factors, including

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Depression: When to Call a Doctor

By Mark Guggenheim, Fortune Staff WriterIn the summer of 2005, after six months of chronic depression, Brian O’Connell was finally taking his medication.But the effects of the drug were far from over.O’Brien was still struggling with the mental anguish and physical symptoms that had plagued him for years.The 27-year-old, who lives in the Portland area,