Author | Victoria Hendrick, MD

Articles

Hormones for Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Depression

January 01, 2004

Mood and well-being are believed to be regulated by mechanisms of estrogen and progesterone. How effective are they in the treatment of major and minor depression?

Alternative Treatments for Postpartum Depression

August 01, 2003

The use of alternative treatments--like acupuncture, homeopathy, herbs, dietary supplements--for postpartum depression is becoming widespread. Dr. Hendrick discusses the benefits and risks of these alternative treatments and research that is being done to ensure their safety for new mothers