Clinicians should be mindful of interventions bolstering connectedness.
Patients with pain and depression are more likely to have cognitive impairment.
Altered reward sensitivity may be an indicator of depression in preschool-aged children.
Behavioral symptoms strongly linked to suicidal ideation included depression, irritability, aggression, and impulsivity.
Those with depression had significantly more disturbed sleep quality, more daytime sleepiness, and had more problems sleeping due to restless leg syndrome.
Hundreds of active pilots manage depressive symptoms without the possibility of treatment due to fear of negative career impact.
There is no conclusive benefit to switching to a new antidepressant during nonresponse.
Self-care tools can reduce depressive symptoms in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) or diabetic retinopathy (DR).
1 in 6 US adults take a psychiatric medication to treat conditions such as depression, anxiety, and insomnia.
A new study identifies developmental pathways that lead to first-episode adolescent-onset MDD among offspring of depressed parents.
High levels of stress and responsibility lead to greater prevalence of depression and suicidal ideation in medical students.
The number of AEDs and seizure frequency also influenced depression in people with epilepsy.
Research findings support continuation of ECT plus medication in a depressed elderly population.
Researchers found that the hallucinogenic drug relieves depression and anxiety quickly, and that the effect can last for months.
Migraine was more significantly associated with muscle soreness or pain than anxiety disorders in patients with MDD.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the right secondary somatosensory motor cortex produces relief from chronic neuropathic orofacial pain.
Because much of the previous research in this subject area has focused on the suicide risk of one disorder, little is known about risk of suicide across multiple disorders or in general medical conditions with psychiatric comorbidities.
The ADA released detailed guidelines for psychosocial assessments and care based on factors including age, type of diabetes, and family support system.
A significant gender effect was observed in the cohort, but the mechanism behind it remains unclear.
No studies to date have evaluated psychotherapy approaches in people with lupus and comorbid depression.
The report authors propose cyberbullying and social media use as possible theories, but at this point these remain speculative.
Clinicians need to remain vigilant when prescribing tramadol; its concurrent use with opioids poses a risk of serotonin toxicity.
Overall, 26 of the 34 studies suggested a positive relationship between insomnia and depression.
Self-harm has been the leading cause of pregnancy-related deaths in Colorado between 2004 and 2012.
This finding may have implications for understanding associations between SSRIs and child development.
There was a significantly greater improvement in memantine group and a greater response rate at weeks 4 and 6.
Children and adolescents who had used antidepressants or who had a diagnosis of depression were more likely to have a higher BMI.
Studies that have shown increased rates of placebo response may have been limited by the types of datasets or statistical methods they utilized.
Patients with chronic pain often report feeling isolated and misunderstood, or that others believe they are exaggerating their pain or somehow using it to their benefit.
Research found that cognitive rehabilitation program could improve self-reported cognitive function through 6 months.
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