Ask the Doctor: Treatment-Resistant Depression
Learn about the strategies that exist for addressing treatment-resistant depression, and find about a novel new treatment.
Depression, Pregnancy, and Acupuncture
Two studies reveal interesting information on the prevalence and treatment of depression during pregnancy and the postpartum period.
New Attitudes for Better Health
"I'm not always a 'glass is half-full' kind of person, but maintaining a positive mindset is a viewpoint that has served me - and my patients - well," says Dr. Cynthia Haines. "How we see the world around us plays a big role in how situations affect us."
Depression significantly impairs health but is unrecognized and untreated
Recent research finds that despite the fact that depression leads to the greatest decline in health relative to other chronic illnesses, the percentage of people who receive treatment remains extremely low.
The Journey toward Recovery from Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) community members share their stories and discuss how treatment, medications and support have helped them cope and recover.
7 Questions to Ask Your Doctor
This list of questions will help you get the vital information about your treatment plan and medications.
Your doctor will likely prescribe medication as part of your
treatment plan. Get the basics about depression medications here.
Psychotherapy often plays a role in treatment for depression. Learn
about various types of psychotherapy with this guide.
Read this guide to alternative treatments for depression.
Your day-to-day lifestyle - diet, exercise, nutrition - can have a
significant impact on your mental health. Read our guide to
integrating healthy behaviors into your lifestyle.
Botox for Depression
It's an idea that's so simple ... it might just work. Could no more
frowns mean no more depression?