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Posts tagged depression

March 13, 2013

 

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The Power Of Cute

I've heard that owning a dog or cat can be a good way to deal with stress and ward off depression. Is that true?

January 29, 2013

 

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Is Therapy Over-The-Phone As Effective As In-Person Therapy?

Would you ever try talk therapy over the phone?

November 28, 2012

 

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What Does Loneliness Do To Older Adults?

It's no surprise that being lonely can lead to depression and other health problems. But what else do researchers know?

September 13, 2012

 

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Depression May Have An Evolutionary Benefit

Depression may have an evolutionary benefit. It may improve one's chances of fighting off infection.

September 4, 2012

 

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Is There A Link Between Fast Food And Depression?

According to a recent study, it's possible that eating fast food also raises your risk for depression.

June 29, 2012

 

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Can Staying Physically Active Help You Perform Better At Work?

According to a study, being physically active can protect against job burnout, helping you perform better at work.

June 18, 2012

 

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What Is The Equation For A Happy, Healthy Teen?

Teenagers are often a difficult bunch. With all those hormones flooding their bodies, they can be moody, unpredictable, and prone to making dubious choices.

March 29, 2012

 

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The Connection Between Exercise And Sleep

I've heard that getting regular exercise can help. Is this true?

March 20, 2012

 

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Is There A Connection Between The Brain And The Gut?

If the brain can upset the gut, can the gut upset the brain?

November 2, 2011

 

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Depression And The City: Urban Dwellers Are Getting Mood Disorders

It is well known that city dwellers are more prone to experience anxiety, depression, and other mood disorders. Why?

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