Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Research Suggests Changing Diet Can Be Used To Treat DepressionWe all know the importance of eating right, but now there's scientific proof that diet can be just as good as medication when it comes to treating moderate to severe depression.
UPMC Looking For Participants For Depression, Dementia StudyBecause depression can foreshadow dementia, researchers at UPMC are looking for 300 participants willing to make a two-year commitment to a study on brain structure and function along with blood tests and physical and mental challenges
Expert Links Spike In Teen Anxiety, Depression To Smartphone, Social Media DependencyTeenage angst never been more apparent than in this generation and it could be linked with the rise in popularity of the smartphone.
Depression On The Rise Among Young Teens, Study FindsWhile the overall rate of depression in the U.S. rose from 6.6 to 7.3 percent in those 10 years, depression among children age 12 to 17 jumped from 8.7 to 12.7 percent.
Do Fish Suffer From Depression Too? Experts Say YesAccording to researchers, fish depression is a very really thing and the condition is being used to find a treatment for humans suffering from the disorder.
Being Fired Hurts More, Has Longer Recovery Time Than Break Up, Study FindsAccording to a study, most people are hurt more by the loss of a job than the termination of a relationship.
New Research Finds Possible Link Between Sinus Problems & DepressionNew research suggests that chronic sinus problems may be linked to depression.
Psychologist Wants People To Remember During Tough Times, 'They Are Blessed'Pittsburgh’s own Dr. Kevin Elko joined the "KDKA Morning News" to discuss his new book and the current amount of anger that a lot of Americans seem to be feeling.
New Device Helps People Battle Anxiety & DepressionFolks who suffer from anxiety, insomnia, depression and pain and have tried everything to get some relief now have a new, alternative option in the Pittsburgh region.
Task Force Urges Doctors To Screen All Adults For DepressionA government screening advisory panel is recommending that as part of routine health care - all adults be screened for depression, which is a big public health problem.
Summertime Sad: A Real Disorder Affecting IndividualsWhen it comes to winter versus summer, which do you like better?