MDD, by virtue of its proinflammatory status, leads to endothelial dysfunction that ultimately can lead to arterial stiffness. The role of the endothelium in undergoing pathological changes that lead to atheromatosis and atherosclerosis with ensuing sequelae are discussed.
Covering for a colleague I begin to startle after the tenth call—med refill requests, side effect questions, and suicidal thoughts...
A chance patient encounter changed everything for all parties involved.
Three new studies highlight the link between depression and opioid overdoses; “early birds” are less prone to depression; and consuming fish may reduce the risk of depression.
Which treatments have demonstrated strong evidence of effectiveness in the treatment of major depressive disorder?
Unremitting screen time worsens two systems that are already fragile in people with mood disorders—sleep and circadian rhythms.
A research roundup about long-term prescribing guidelines, “psychogenic death,” and implications for patients with depression and pain.
New findings from a small study confirm previous research that shows a potential value of EMDR in the management of major depressive disorder.
One of the biggest challenges in treating depression is the ability to select the best treatment for a particular individual from among the many available options.
Whatever the etiology, some extreme views come very close to the behaviors of bipolar mania, as illustrated in a recent documentary.