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Unmarried women living in rural areas have lower self-rated health status than their married counterparts.
Almost 1 in 6 cases of depression among working Victorians are caused by job stress; this means more than 21,000 cases of preventable depression are caused by job stress each year.
In the year following a stroke, patients who received the medication escitalopram or participated in a problem-solving therapy group had a lower risk of depression compared to patients who received placebo.
Pregnant mothers can safely use prescribed antidepressant medications during their first trimester.
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals' PRISTIQ, a new serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor approved to treat adult patients with major depressive disorder, is now available in U.S. retail pharmacies nationwide.
Depressed people may have far fewer of the receptors for some of the brain's "feel good" stress-response chemicals than non-depressed people.
Researchers see new treatments on the horizon for a type of depression related to blood vessels that affects the elderly, and have discovered why some elderly people fail to respond to current medications.
Forest Laboratories's study results show Lexapro significantly improved symptoms of depression as compared to placebo treatment and was well tolerated in adolescents, aged 12-17, with major depressive disorder.
Though it might seem like depression is a logical response to terminal cancer - and therefore, its sufferers are unlikely to respond to psychotherapy - a new research review has found that talk therapy can effectively treat symptoms of depression, even among the dying.