Researchers Find Genes That May Be Linked To DepressionFor the first time, researchers, including those at Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital, found a treasure trove of genes that seem to be linked to depression.
Antidepressants For Kids Ineffective, Potentially Harmful, Study FindsA new analysis published in the journal Lancet finds that most of these drugs are not only ineffective in kids but some may actually be unsafe.
Are Hormones Or Genes To Blame For Peripartum Depression?Local researchers are trying to figure out how a woman's DNA affects her risk.
Smacking Children Leads To Violence, Depression, Study ShowsA new study shows that kids can become depressed and violent later in life if they endured physical punishments growing up.
Staying the Course Mindfulness and Long-Term Weight ManagementLosing weight is hard. Keeping it off is even harder.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
What Robin Williams' Death Tells Us About Parkinson's DiseaseWilliams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
NightSide - Dr. Gary Sachs Answers Questions On Bipolar And Depression DisordersOh Captain, My Captain!
Robin Williams' Death Prompts New Conversation About Depression A doctor says high profile suicides may lead to a brief increase in the number of suicides but more often encourages people to seek help.
Patrick Kennedy: "Depression Killed Robin Williams"Robin Williams’ suicide is prompting a larger discussion about depression.
Video Games Being Developed To Target Depression, AnxietyPsychologists believe video games could be a new way to reach people who need help.
The Troubled Heart: How Depression and Anxiety Impact Heart DiseaseEveryone feels sad or anxious occasionally. But for some, depression and/or anxiety can be more extreme, affecting both psychological and physical health.