Depression and medical problems.

In this last installment about possible factors that can attribute to onset of depression, we'll have a closer look at some medical conditions that are linked with mood disorders and depression.     Certain medical problems are linked to lasting, significant mood disturbances. Medical illnesses or medication may be at the cause of 10 to … Continue reading Depression and medical problems.

Mythical Monday – misconceptions about antidepressants. What will the future hold?

  Myth: Antidepressants are all the same. When you tried one, the others won’t work either. You brain is full of neurons with tiny holes between them called synapses. Neurons communicate by sending chemical messages, called neurotransmitters across the synapses. AD seem to increase the availability of certain neurotransmitters to ease the symptoms of depression … Continue reading Mythical Monday – misconceptions about antidepressants. What will the future hold?