Latest Articles by Meirav Devash
What Every Arthritis Patient Needs to Know About Cannabis
For people with arthritis pain, medical marijuana can bring relief without the side effects caused by traditional treatments. But it’s still not legal everywhere—yet.
10 Things You'd Rather Be Doing Than Dealing With Psoriasis
Imagine not having to give up an hour a day to take care of your skin condition. How would you spend that time?
A Dozen Things to Do When You’re Self-Isolating
Stuck inside with nothing but your freaked-out thoughts to keep you company? Try these strategies instead.
Let's Talk About Depression Medication
Antidepressants and other depression-fighting meds are thought to help restore the balance of chemicals called neurotransmitters in the brain. Understanding your options and figuring out which drugs work best for you can be a game-changer for easing depression.
Let's Talk About Chronic Depression
Learning what makes this type of long-term depression unique can help alleviate self-blame—no, you’re not just “negative”—and help you stay focused till you find the best treatment.
Let's Talk About Major Depressive Disorder
MDD is a sneaky sonofabitch. Depression likes to stealthily creep into your mind, gradually tanking your mood and harming your quality of life. Recognizing the warning signs—which can vary depending on your age—is the first step in getting the right support.
Let's Talk About Depression Treatment
There are many approaches to treating depression. Understanding the options and figuring out which ones work best for you can help get your momentum going.
Let's Talk About the Causes of Depression
Depression is vexing, in no short part because doctors are themselves confused about the exact causes. But science hasn't let us down completely! Learn what's been proven to be a factor and what might be—understanding the triggers will help you get the best treatment.