Depression Could Raise Stroke Risk!by
Ng Peng Hock
, physical health and other personal details every 3 years from 1998 to 2010.
It was found that depressed women had a 2.4 times increased risk of stroke compared to those who were not depressed. Even...
Geriatric DepressionScale (short form)
Sheikh and Yesavage, 1986
This fifteen-question mood scale screens for depression in older adults.
Instructions: Circle the answer...
Depression Poses Pregnancy Risksby
Atlanta Mom ..
Recent Health News on the risks of being depressed while pregnant:
Depression during pregnancy... through delivery and found that those with depressive symptoms had nearly twice the risk of delivering a baby early...
Health Headlines - July 17by
MeredyHealth Tip: Staying Safe at the Playground
Each year, thousands of kids are hurt on playgrounds... aren't protruding.
Health Tip: When Baby Begins to Crawl
If your baby is learning to crawl...
Health Headlines - December 28by
become clinically depressed, and four factors seem to increase the risk, researchers reports.
Religious Affiliation May Lower Suicide RiskDepressed men and women who consider themselves affiliated...