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October 17, 2019
Smartphone dependency in adolescents predicts loneliness and depression months later, suggests a study published online in the Journal of Adolescent Health.
October 10, 2019
Young adults who eat poorly and feel depressed might be able to perk themselves up by switching to a healthier diet, a small study suggests.
October 07, 2019
Teens with positive family relationships may be less likely to develop depression during adolescence or early adulthood, a new study suggests.
October 07, 2019
Teenage users of oral contraceptive pills (OCP), particularly 16-year-olds, had higher concurrent depressive symptoms than their nonuser peers in an observational study.
October 05, 2019
SAN DIEGO—Psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy is showing promise in research examining effects on depressive symptoms and substance use, but no trials have reached phase 3 and eventual approval of the treatment remains uncertain, a researcher reported at Psych Congress 2019.
October 03, 2019
By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK—Using some types of antidepressants during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of developing gestational diabetes, according to findings from Canada's Quebec Pregnancy Cohort (QPC).
September 27, 2019
People who work night shifts or varied schedules that disrupt their sleep may be more likely to develop depression than individuals with 9-to-5 jobs, a research review suggests.
September 25, 2019
By Lisa Rapaport For young people with asthma, mood disorders are linked with higher odds of visiting the emergency room, a new study suggests. Compared to young people with asthma but without depression or anxiety, those with anxiety were 22% more likely to visit the emergency room for an asthma…
September 20, 2019
Treating depression in patients with comorbid insomnia is associated with improved insomnia symptoms, new research shows.
September 11, 2019
Hysterectomy is associated with a higher long-term risk of depression and anxiety, according to a study published online in Menopause: The Journal of the North American Menopause Society.
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