Understanding Male Depression

Do you feel on edge, alone, or withdrawn? Do you find yourself working a lot or drinking too much? If so, you might be experiencing unhealthy coping strategies to combat male depression. Just like any other type of depression, male depression is a serious medical condition. However, many men try to ignore it or do […]

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3 Signs of Postpartum Depression

There is so much joy in bringing life into this world. But nothing can be more stressful and alarming for a mother that feels anything but joy after her baby has been born. The baby blues are a more subtle version of postpartum depression and up to 80% of mothers experience this.  When the following […]

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How TMS Can Be An Effective Treatment for Postpartum Depression 

  Shockingly 1 in 7 women experience some sort of postpartum depression with most of them falling into the baby blues category. For symptoms that surpass a few weeks, women may move into the moderate postpartum depression category. While rare, 1 in 1000 women experiences postpartum psychosis which is the most severe form of PPD.  […]

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7 Ways to Beat Summertime Sadness

  When it comes to summertime, many people are stocking up on sunscreen, making plans to take trips to the beach or lake, or to just spend a lot more time outdoors. However, that is not the case with everyone. Some individuals are planning to shut out the sunshine entirely. If you are one of […]

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How to Get the Most Out of TMS Treatment

  With all of the research that has been conducted on TMS and the many personal testimonies, it is obvious that TMS is a great resource for treatment-resistant mental illness. TMS has changed many lives by drastically relieving pain due to depression, or in some cases, taking it away. Obviously, those who decide to take […]

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Taking a Closer Look at TMS

  Have you ever tried a variety of medications, homeopathic remedies, or therapies for an illness and none of them worked? It can be infuriating when you try so many things but all of them fail. Some may help one part of the illness but not everything. Some may work but cause negative side effects. […]

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Shame: The Other Emotion in Depression and Anxiety

  Psychologists claim that there are between 6 and 10 basic emotions that humans experience. The six emotions that have been identified as primary emotions include anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise. It is not surprising that the main emotion in depression is sadness and in anxiety it is fear. Many individuals who are […]

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Depression and Menopause

  Depression has an effect on up to 25% of women during some point in their lives. This is a much higher percentage than men. It is a disease that can drain a person, limiting their daily activity. Research has shown that many women begin having signs of depression during their 20s or younger. It […]

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5 Early Signs of Teen Depression to Watch For

  If you’re reading this, then you might already be concerned about a teenager in your life. Though teenage years are often plagued with emotions, hormones, and major personality changes, it’s not uncommon to wonder if what you’re seeing is more serious than typical teenage struggles. Depression is common, but serious, and knowing how to […]

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The Top 10 Jobs with the Highest Rates of Depression

  When people explore their career options, one consideration that might come to mind is that some jobs could threaten your physical safety. Careers such as firefighting or the police force have that life-threatening aspect associated with the job. Different jobs come with different risks. People readily admit that some careers and industries are riskier […]

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