Category «Depression»

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 …

Postpartum Depression Affects 1 in 9 New Mothers

Approximately one in nine women in the United States experience depressive symptoms after giving birth, according to a surveillance analysis published in the February 17, 2017 issue of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. However, the proportion of mothers who experience postpartum depression has recently declined in some states. The overall prevalence of self-reported postpartum depressive …