How The Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting Our Kids' Mental HealthThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data shows suicide is now the second-leading cause of death for people ages 10 to 24.
Parents Hope Heartbreaking Loss Of Teen Son To Suicide Will Raise Awareness Of Depression, Isolation While Schools Are ClosedA Baltimore County family is hoping to use their loss to raise awareness about teen depression and suicide as schools remain virtual due to COVID-19.
Seasonal Affective Disorder: Seven Tips For Coping With The ‘Winter Blues’Health experts are concerned the more common effects of the pandemic—stress, anxiety, social isolation—will make seasonal affective disorder (a form of depression typically brought on by the shorter daylight hours and gray skies of winter) worse this winter
ASK A DOC: How To Prioritize Your Mental Health This WinterMonitoring your emotions and knowing when to reach out for help is important for your mental health. Dr. Drew Pate talks to us about coping with depression, anxiety and the winter blues.
What Are Omega-3 Fats? And How Can They Help Your Depression?Let’s face it, most Americans do not get enough omega-3 fats in their diet.
Drugs Recalled After 'Mix-Up' Packages Depression Medication, Erectile Dysfunction Drug TogetherPharmaceutical distributor AvKare is voluntarily recalling 100mg sildenafil tablets and 100mg trazodone tablets due to a "product mix-up," the company announced Wednesday.
Expanding On Psilocybin Research, John Hopkins Hoping To Hear From More UsersResearchers at Johns Hopkins University have been studying the hallucinogenic drug psilocybin to see if it can help with depression, anxiety, addiction and other conditions.
Depression, Anxiety During And After Pregnancy May Harm Childhood Development, Study FindsA mother's depression and anxiety from conception through the first year of the baby's life is associated with negative developmental outcomes through adolescence, study finds.
'Embrace The Uncertainty': Maryland Doctor Recommends Finding The Positive Amid Coronavirus PandemicLocal doctors say the number of people suffering from anxiety and mental health issues remains high amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Can Probiotics Help With Depression? New Research Suggests A LinkA new review of medical literature has suggested that probiotics -- foods or supplements containing microbes thought to exert a positive influence on our gut -- could help ease depression.
Infant Sleep Issues Linked To Mental Health Problems In Adolescents, Study SuggestsSleep problems in early childhood may be linked to the development of certain mental health disorders in adolescence, according to new research.
Anti-Anxiety Medication, Sleep Aid Use Spike Amid Coronavirus PandemicRecent data shows anti-anxiety medications and sleep aids have spiked during the coronavirus pandemic.
Yoga May Ease Symptoms Of Depression, Study SaysWeekly sessions of yoga may ease depressive symptoms in people with other mental health issues, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis of existing research.
One Dose Of 'Magic Mushroom' Drug Reduces Anxiety And Depression In Cancer Patients, Study SaysA single dose of psilocybin, a compound found in "magic mushrooms," provides long-term relief of anxiety and depression in cancer patients, a new study finds.
'Blue Monday' Depression Peak Isn't Real, But Seasonal Blues Are. Here's What Do To About ThemResearch hasn't proved that there is any one day more depressing than all the others, but it's actually a PR stunt that has unfortunately cemented itself into modern culture.