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There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...interview David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel), the gifted novelist ("Infinite Jest") who later succumbed to clinical depression and committed suicide."Vacation": The Griswolds - or at least the grown children of the characters originally...
Eyes water after widow's tearful testimony

...and after the shootings. He testified by phone that he diagnosed her with post-traumatic stress disorder and clinical depression after the shootings and referred her to seek mental health treatment.Under cross-examination, the doctor said...
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Australian company makes glasses to fight SAD

...glasses might work," Sonkiss said. "Winter blues runs a spectrum from feeling crummy in the dark months to real clinical depression with suicide risk. In good conscience, I feel like I need to recommend things that are as evidenced as I can...
Beyond boredom

A 2003 study by the American Medical Association found that clinical depression accounts for more than $44 billion in losses annually because of employees with untreated or under-treated depression. What's...
Light therapy can brighten lives of SAD sufferers

...distinct from holiday blues or clinical depression, Bourque said. The seasonal...get worse, it may result in clinical depression. "Holiday blues go to commercialization. Clinical depression is more complicated and treatable...
There's hope for families affected by Alzheimer's

...patient and family. New information also indicates that persons in the early stages of Alzheimer's often have clinical depression as well. Once the depression is treated, there is likely to be a marked increase in the patient's quality of...
Don't be SAD

...of the affliction, people with SAD don't get just a little tired and cranky, they have all the symptoms of clinical depression. The medical cause of SAD is not known, but there are some reasonable theories, according to the Mayo Clinic...
Free screenings to help people identify depression

...between fleeting sadness, normal grieving and clinical depression. The Juneau Alliance for Mental Health Inc. is...depressed." Adjustment disorder can slip over into clinical depression if it lasts more than six months, McDonald said...
Seniors' depression often misunderstood

Most people think of the holidays as a time of warmth, happiness and excitement. But for people with clinical depression, this time of year instead brings feelings of dread or sadness. When a person is clinically depressed, his or...
Training provides support for family members of mentally ill

...illnesses. The biochemical basis of brain disorders - schizophrenia, bipolar disorder (manic depression), clinical depression, panic disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder - is covered in the class, as are different ways family members...


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