Depression: Information, News, Expert Advice, Diagnosis, Treatment

Why Antidepressants Cause Female Sexual Dysfunction?

According to the latest report, 1 in 6 American adults reported taking a psychiatric drug, usually antidepressant. Women are twice as likely as men to report taking antidepressants. These medications are created to help people feel better and improve their mental health. However, just like other drugs, they have some side effects as well. One of the most common side effects of antidepressants is sexual dysfunction. Since women are...

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Why Stress Mindsets Can Make You More Resilient?

Why do some people get stressed and overwhelmed easily while others seem to sail through life with more confidence and positivity, even in the face of stress? While genetics may play a role, research is beginning to show that your overall attitude to stress can influence whether you are able to stay positive, think clearly, and be less physiologically reactive, even in the face of challenging stressors. The Influence of Stress...

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Laugh and Clap Yoga Exercises for Stress Relief

Laugh and clap yoga is becoming a craze amongst all populations. In this stressful world we live in, our body both physically and emotionally is beaten down with negativity. Laughter is truly the best medicine to prevent or manage diseases especially those related to stress and inflammation. A certified laughter yoga instructor guides a class or group; the class can be just giggles, or full on belly laughs. There are over 6000...

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How To Identify And Overcome Chronic Depression?

Chronic depression, also known as dysthymia, is expected to last for at least 2 years. The patients will have a tough time coping with depression symptoms most of the times when they are suffering from dysthymia. According to the statistics, around 3.3 million American adults are diagnosed with chronic depression. This shows how serious this problem really is. Just imagine, it is hard to manage stress for some time. How hard would it...

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Anxiety Disorders and Depression – Types, Causes, Treatments and More

Table of Contents [Hide] Anxiety Disorder & Depression Facts Types of anxiety & depression The most common anxiety disorders Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) Panic disorder Social anxiety disorder Depressive disorders Major depressive disorder Persistent depressive disorder Premenstrual dysphoric disorder Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) Postpartum depression Psychotic depression Bipolar disorder Mixed anxiety-depressive...

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Why The Two Sexes Experience Stress Differently?

As research shows, men and women differ in so many things and their stress response is just another dividing line between them. Your heart beats faster, your mind gets fuzzy, and you start feeling overwhelmed. While these common signs of stress are shared by men and women alike, the way the two sexes react to stress are strikingly different according to researchers. Men may become withdrawn and egocentric during stressful times. On...

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Best Antidepressants of 2016 Reviewed

Fears and Facts about Antidepressants The percentage of Americans taking antidepressants has nearly doubled between 1999 and 2012 according to a report published in Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). What this means is that more and more people are likely to try alternative remedies for their depression. And while antidepressants do help mitigate depression, they do come with their own set of side effects and risks....

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Stress: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Treatments and More

What is Stress? We generally use the word “stress” when we feel that everything seems to have become too much – we are overloaded and wonder whether we really can cope with the pressures placed upon us. Anything that poses a challenge or a threat to our well-being is a stress. Some stresses get you going and they are good for you – without any stress at all many say our lives would be boring and would probably feel...

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Panic Disorders (Attacks): Symptoms, Causes, and Its Treatments

What are Panic Disorders? Panic disorder is a form of anxiety disorder in which a patient experiences a series of panic attacks. In most people, episodes of panic attacks occur once or twice in their life time. However, if you experience recurrent panic attacks, you are suffering from this condition known as panic disorder. This disorder is characterized by changes in behaviors and worries about impending attacks from unknown sources...

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Fatigue: All Facts, Types, Causes, Treatments, and Prevention

What is Fatigue? Anyone of us may have the feeling of tiredness after a heavy working day; this is temporary and once you get some rest, you will be ok. In this article we are discussing the other form of persistent tiredness despite getting enough rest; chronic fatigue. Chronic fatigue usually affects the life of the patient, he feels tired all the time. What Causes Fatigue? Lots of causes may lead to chronic fatigue, following are...

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