Genetic breakthrough sheds new light on depression

The research has been described as a game-changer in understanding the condition.
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Depression as risky as obesity for the heart

A major study has shown the real impact of depression on your overall physical health.

The Simple Low-Cost Way To Treat Depression

This could be the key to getting treatment to more people in need.
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Social media can increase feelings of isolation

Study of young adults raises serious questions about the risks of becoming obsessed with platforms like Facebook and Snapchat.
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The Awful Truth About Young Gay Men And Suicide

Young gay men are six times more likely than those over 45 to attempt suicide.
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Gene Therapy Could Unlock Treatments For Depression

New hope for millions of patients who aren't helped by current therapies.

Stroke survivors at high risk of developing depression

Experts say if the depression is left untreated, it can heighten the risk of another stroke.