Young people may be at particular risk.
For millions, the ACA is making a big difference during the coronavirus crisis.
For Black youth, death by suicide has become a leading cause of death. And they face social problems that give rise to depression and isolation that their white counterparts do not.
The pandemic's mental health toll is not distributed equally. Its impact is disproportionately felt by racialized groups, Indigenous Peoples, people with disabilities and those experiencing poverty.
Stress, depression, and high blood pressure were just some of the risk factors the study's researchers identified.
Medical treatments involving neurostimulation are resurfacing and appear to be more effective than drugs in treating depression.
The issues facing Black Americans are not confined to only racial discrimination. Gender plays a part too.
Many people are already struggling amid the stress and uncertainty of the pandemic. For Melbourne residents, a second lockdown is likely to place an even bigger strain on their mental health.
Minocycline, a type of antibiotic, has had promising results in treating depression in both animals and humans.
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Our study found many ambulance staff felt ill-equipped to respond to these calls.
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Study finds there is still no evidence that ECT is effective for depression – 80 years after its introduction.
A mental health crisis has begun, as social isolation from the coronavirus and loss of jobs, income and loved ones have left people reeling. A transformation of care is badly needed.
The U.S. suicide rate has been increasing for decades. According to a sociologist who studies suicide, depression is just one factor among many implicated social conditions.
Between 10-15% of all cells within the brain are microglia.
Social enterprises like the one in Fogo Island, N.L., offer hope in a world turned upside down by the current pandemic.
There comes a point when we just have to let it go and give up control.
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COVID-19 patients are spending weeks in intensive care units, isolated and alone, knowing they have a disease that doctors don't fully understand. It's a recipe for post-traumatic stress disorder.