Category «Depression»

New study Could eating yogurt help treat depression?

A New study suggests that there may be an effective alternative to medication for the treatment of depression: probiotic bacteria found in yogurt. Researchers suggest that probiotic bacteria found in yogurt may help to treat depression. Researchers found that Lactobacillus – “friendly” bacteria present in live-cultured yogurt – reversed depressive-like behavior in mice by altering …

Understanding the illness, getting treatment is the key for those experiencing depression

Dr. Teresa Gevedon Special to KyForward Depression is an illness affecting about 16 million people in the United States each year. While effective treatments are available, unfortunately, the stigma of being seen as weak, inadequate or broken prevents many from seeking care. Family and friends of those experiencing depression can help reduce that stigma by …

With Over 5 Crore Indians Suffering From Depression, Here’s How One Can Deal With It Tactfully

India is one the leading contributors for deaths because of suicides caused by depression and anxiety in Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific region, which includes China claims a recent report put out by The World Health Organisation (WHO). SEEDOC.CO WHO in its new global health estimates on depression for 2015 states that while over …

Data on depression suggest possibility of personalized treatments

by clusters of symptoms that respond to treatment with varying degrees of success and are likely to reoccur after initial remission. However, a group of Yale researchers, combing through data on 9,000 depressed patients, found evidence that it may be possible to develop personalized treatments and maintain a successful clinical response, they report in two …