Depression Treatment

Three Ways to Break Free of Anxiety for Good

Alexandra Massey | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Massey

Since I've practiced these steps I've discovered lightness and ease that has replaced the anxiety. I now see that my need to try and control the future left me no room to enjoy today. The drive to control every outcome has left me, yet nothing outside has changed. I had been trying to find happiness but instead I've learnt to be free of unhappiness.

New Treatments For Depression Reported Beyond Prozac And Proloft

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new study looking at what causes depression may open the door to new treatments beyond antidepressants such as Prozac and Zoloft. Reporting in t...

Emotional Weeding to Help You Overcome Feeling Depressed

Karin Sieger | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Karin Sieger

Have you ever felt like you are losing touch with yourself? Or have you ever felt like you do not know yourself anymore? Losing connection to one's inner drive and motivation is common and often brings people to counselling or therapy. Do you recognize any of the following?

Sleep Drug Modafinil Could Be Used To Treat Depression

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Anti-depressants are not a one-size fits all solution for people with depression and for some, they aren't compatible at all. A new study gives fr...

How Is Depression Different In Men?

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Movember may be a time where your normally clean-shaven boyfriend ditches the shaver to grow a moustache - and looks hilarious - but behind the fuzzy ...

Why Are We So Afraid to Talk About Depression?

Adam Croft | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Adam Croft

Winston Churchill called it the 'Black Dog'. Every year, thousands of people in Britain die because of it. One in three people will suffer from it at some point in their life. Why, then, are we so afraid to talk about depression? The problem is particularly striking amongst my own demographic, young men under the age of thirty.

Watch Out for the January Blues

Marian Dwyer | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Marian Dwyer

For many, the season of goodwill will have been a far cry from the ideal of family gatherings overflowing with gifts and laughter and will instead have been a period haunted by disappointment, anxiety, sadness, depression or even suicidal thoughts.

The Crying Game? When Crying is Good for You - And When It Isn't

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

Andy Murray will be remembered for crying after his Wimbledon Final just as much for his gutsy tennis. He said, through his tears, he was getting closer to eventual victory - but is his emotional reaction revealing the real truth of the matter?

The Club Drug Cure - Ketamine Treats Depression

Laura Knowles | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Knowles

I read something crazy this weekend. Doctors have made an incredible discovery - apparently Special K cures depression! No not the Kelloggs cereal. Sp...

Could Ketamine Offer An Instant Remedy For Depression?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Ketamine, a powerful anaesthetic drug that is used as a horse tranquiliser and is also sold illegally among clubbers as a recreational drug, may be ab...

Could Music Help Treat Depression?

lifestyle.aol.co.uk | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

If you turn on the radio when you want to cheer yourself up, you may have the right idea according to a new study. Scientists in Finland carried ou...