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Anti Depressant: Depressions Medications by FrisArvz Posted Wed 17 Jun 2009 9:19pm Anyone can develop depression. But, treatment is effective in about 80% of identified cases, when treatment is provided. Psychotherapy and medication are the two primary treatment approaches. Antidepressant medications can make psychotherapy more effective, for some people. Someone who is too depressed to talk, for instance, can't get much benefit ... Read on »
Mind Body Healing: Meditation Beats Medication for Depression by Dr. Bruce F. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Tue 09 Dec 2008 9:15pm As we approach the long dark winter months we also enter that time of year that favors depression. Thankfully there are treatments for depression ranging from herbal supplements like St.John's Wort and psychotherapy to medications like Prozac. For those with depression stemming from problems with serotonin secretion in their nervous systems me ... Read on »
Meditation treats Depression – Heals better than Drugs by Michael Apollo Health Maven Posted Wed 08 Dec 2010 12:54pm Meditation is more effective than anti-depressant drugs in treating Depression a study just released this week  has found. This I find to be such an incredibly important finding for today's society… anything that can bring us to consume less artificially created medications is very important. Best of all this study came out of The Center for A ... Read on »
Depression's End and Freedom or Drug-induced Immune Deficiency by RSBell Posted Sat 16 Jan 2010 12:00am Radio broadcast on Sunday, January 17, 2010 from 1 PM to 3 PM EST: The world's most prescribed drugs are psychiatric. Where are all the smart people with medical licenses? If the allopathic medical community can be convinced that a class of medications no better than placebo is the answer for intense emotional states, what does that say ... Read on »
Antidepressant medications and risk for suicide in children and adolescents: all drugs are created equal. by Nestor L. Doctor of Philosophy Posted Wed 12 May 2010 6:29am In my clinical work, I often encounter parents who are concerned about putting their kids on psychiatric medications. In the case of anti-depressants, such concerns are grounded on a large literature that has linked anti-depressant use by adolescents with a mild increase in the risk of suicide. Contrary to some common explanations, it i ... Read on »
Drugs ease depression in Parki ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 13 Apr 2012 9:02am Drugs ease depression in Parkinson's patients without worsening other symptoms Today's anti-depressant medications can ease depression in Parkinson's patients without worsening other symptoms of the disease, according to a study published online in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. 13 april2012--"Depress ... Read on »
A Public Health Concern: Anti-Depressant Usage in Children. by Krystal Plonski Posted Thu 02 Feb 2012 11:53am An increasing population affected by depression is children. Currently, children between the ages of 5 – 8 years old are highly medicated for antidepressants, surmounting to more than three times the amount prior to the 1990s, which also coincides with the introduction of Prozac. Children that are under 5 years old typically are not ... Read on »
Defining Post Partum Depression in New Moms by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 19 Oct 2009 4:07am Having a baby can be a joyous time in your life but don’t be surprised at some point to be reduced to tears and irrational thoughts. Pregnancy really plays around with your hormones so when you finally deliver your baby, those emotions are at an all-time high. The only places to go are either maintaining that emotional level or crash. Many new mo ... Read on »
When People Say ‘Anti-Depressants Don’t Work,’ Run for the Hills. Or go for a Rusty Fork Through their Eye. by Dr. Rob Dobrenski Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Thu 20 May 2010 10:33pm There is a growing movement on the web against anti-depressant medication. I’m not going to link to such ludicrous filth, but you can find it easily, written by “qualified” professionals no less. They’ll cogently promote different treatments such as psychotherapy, herbal remedies, exercise, proper nutrition, sleep regimens, mega-vitamin thera ... Read on »
Depression, exercise, research and the media by Jason Schwartz, LMSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 11 Jun 2012 6:52am A recent study on treating depression with exercise encouragement and advice  has caused quite a stir. Check out the headlines. But the paper itself says the following: The main implication of our results is that advice and encouragement to increase physical activity is not an effective strategy for reducing symptoms of depress ... Read on »