Why You Look Older When You’re Depressed


Women who have depression consistently report that they feel older than their age. Researchers have wondered if depression does cause the skin to look older, as it has been known to worsen other chronic illnesses such as high blood pressure and heart disease. In a 2014 study from the University of Tokyo, researchers found depression … Read more

Anxiety and Neuropathy: Are They Companion Conditions?

anxiety and neuropathy symptoms

How many of you are asking the question, “Can anxiety and neuropathy truly exist together”? If you are wondering if there is a relationship between these two conditions, then I want to stress that you’re not alone. It is my goal to provide a little more information about these two human maladies to help you … Read more

Best Ways to Support a Loved One with Depression

Best Ways to Support a Loved One with Depression

It can be difficult to show your love for a partner if they often struggle with episodes of depression. One morning they may get up and appear fine, but the very next day, they may push you away, become distant and seem sad. But by being caring and understanding of the situation, it is possible … Read more

Antidepressants may be worsening Depression? What is FDA Doing?

Antidepressants may be worsening Depression

Depression (major depressive disorder) is a typical and genuine therapeutic sickness that adversely influences how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Luckily, it is treatable. Misery causes sentiments of trouble and/or lost enthusiasm for activities that a person was once delighted in. It can prompt an assortment of physical issues and … Read more

Is Depression a Disease or Illness?

Is Depression a Disease or Illness

It is the question of many people today if depression is indeed a disease.  To our sadness, most people don’t even know the actual meaning of a disease. So it won’t be surprising if the case of depression suddenly becomes a major issue. The other problem is that many scientists do not take an important … Read more

A Link Between Depression And Chronic Pain

chronic pain and depression

Living with a sense of constant pain is a heavy burden for anyone. However, multiply it with depression – one of the most common diseases among people who suffer from chronic pain – and you get an almost unbearable condition. Depression increases pain and makes the person helpless in the struggle against it. However, a … Read more

Everything You Need to Know about Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, also referred to as manic-depression, is a disorder of the brain that results in unusual shifts in: Moods Energy levels Activity levels Abilities to do daily tasks The symptoms of this condition can be quite severe. They are very different from the typical ups and downs that we all experience from time to … Read more

9 Ways to Help a Friend Deal With Post Partum Depression

Deal With Post Partum Depression

Postpartum depression is a debilitating illness, which disrupts friendships and even devastates families. Postpartum depression symptoms include panic, mood swings, sleep disturbances, anxiety, changes in appetite, hyperactivity, crying and feeling sad for no clear reason or feeling as if you want to cry but can not, irritability, obsessive and negative thoughts, and loss of self-esteem … Read more

Music Truly Can Lift Your Spirits


When you’re struggling with depression, chances are that you see no way out. Your physician may recommend certain medications and other forms of treatments. However, these treatments may not be effective or you may wish for some other way to get out of the hole that you’re in. Recently, music therapy has increased as a … Read more

Can Gluten Cause Depression?

Can Gluten Cause Depression

There are a number of reasons that people end up with depression, and because of that, there is a lot of research about exactly what is going on in that case. What happens? Can our diets actually play a significant role as to whether or not we’re actually going to fight off anxiety, depression, and … Read more