UBC expert focuses on connection between parental sanity and infant sleep
Your child's sleep problems may be making you depressed and unsure of your parenting skills, says a new paper by UBC sleep expert and nursing professor Wendy Hall.
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Deployment stress affects men, women differently
Recent findings indicated associations between deployment stressors and functioning in work and family following military service, with depression playing an important role in...
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No Health Insurance? Higher Risk for Death, Review Shows
Health insurance saves lives, boosts self-rated health and financial protection, and lowers the likelihood of depression, a new evidence review has found. Medscape Medical News
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Sleep Important for Recovery in Comorbid Depression, Insomnia
Short sleep duration may be a risk factor for refractory depression in patients with comorbid depression and insomnia, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News
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Study finds more than 50% of opioid prescriptions are distributed for mental disorders
According to a study published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, of all the opioid medication prescriptions that are distributed annually in the US, more...
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Lifespan of Dementia Patients Linked With Well-Being Of Caregivers
About 40 percent of dementia caregivers suffer from depression. Dementia patients lived longer when relatives who were in good mental health took good care of them.
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Study finds link between hot flashes and depressive symptoms
With age comes a greater risk of depression, especially in women. With 15% of the female population in the US being 65 or older, and the number expected to double in the next...
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Study: Physical activity plus Fitbit intervention can help depressed women during early alcohol recovery
The first three months of sobriety pose the greatest risk for relapse, and the greatest challenge for intervention efforts.
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Hot Flashes in Older Women Aged 65 and Above Linked to Depression
Though menopause brings in various symptoms that affect women psychologically, hot flashes are associated with depression in women aged 65 and older.
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Alkermes initiates phase 3 study of adjunctive MDD treatment
Alkermes recently announced the initiation of a phase 3b trial of ALKS 5461, an investigational once-daily, oral medicine that acts as a balanced neuromodulator, for adjunctive...
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My Family's Medicaid Story: This Is Why We Need To Oppose The Senate Health...
Below is a photo of my family back in 2012, just an hour after our second son was born. It was one of the sweetest, happiest moments of my life - and for me, one that was...
Better Medical Care Could Cut Opioid Deaths By One-Third
A new study shows what's wrong with cutting addiction treatment, like the Senate health care bill would do.
Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases , Stress
Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
Serena Williams Is A Naked Pregnant Goddess On The Cover Of Vanity Fair
Serena Williams poses naked for Vanity Fair Serena Williams is on the cover of the August issue of Vanity Fair looking A-MA-ZING. And it's not just the cover image that will...
Serena Williams Slams John McEnroe For His Sexist Comments About Her Talent
Sorry John McEnroe, Serena Williams has no time for this nonsense Hey, remember when Serena Williams won the Australian Open while pregnant? And how amazing that was? She's...
Few Upsets in U.S. News Top Kids' Hospitals List
U.S. News & World Report's 11th annual ranking of the best pediatric hospitals has few surprises, with Boston Children's Hospital in first place for the third straight year.
Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...