Latest by Lara DeSanto
Contrary to decades of previous research, there’s no support for the idea that specific genes or gene variants increase your risk of depression on their own, according to a large new study from the University of Colorado Boulder.
When your set your sights on the future, you just may lower your risk of depression and anxiety.
Carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? You could be risking full-blown OCD or anxiety.
President Trump recently ramped up his promise to get rid of the Affordable Care Act, sometimes called Obamacare. Here’s how women are reacting, according to a new study.
What every parent needs to know about this potentially life-saving shot.
Errors in diagnosis are all too common—that’s why it's important to learn how to advocate for yourself in the doctor’s office. Here’s what you need to know.
Dealing with cancer can cause your mood to plummet. And when your body is already pumped with cancer drugs, you may want an alternative to popping a pill to get through the anxiety and depression—especially if you’re older.
A new study found that getting chemo within four months of diagnosis can help save lives.
How do you know which IUD will work best for you? Here’s a look at the pros and cons of all five options.
Search for IUDs—long-acting birth control methods—reached an all time high due to the fear that healthcare options (and coverage) may change at any time.