Music therapy is extremely effective at providing natural anxiety relief and treating depression. But how does music therapy work?
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A relatively easy procedure, blue light therapy has successfully treated multiple conditions, including cancer, actinic keratosis (a type of superficial skin cancer), and acne. More commonly known as photodynamic therapy (PDT), blue light therapy works often as well as surgery or radiation therapy. Plus, it doesn’t cause awful side-effects.
Depression treatment often involves a combination of talk therapy, medication, lifestyle changes and other approaches aimed at improving your outlook. The process can be time-consuming, demanding vigilance and patience on the part of the individual and his or her family.
But because of the commitment required for a positive outcome and
Depression is one of those diseases that can rapidly snowball out of control. If you feel down, you tend not to take care of yourself, but poor lifestyle choices like watching television all day or eating junk food actually can make depression worse. So, you need to make the choice
The sad truth is that nearly half of people in the U.S. with depression are not getting the level of care they need, according to statistics collected by the National Institute of Mental Health. This is true even though multiple effective therapies are available. Minority groups are particularly unlikely to
Because there are multiple types of depression, anyone feeling as if he or she is battling the condition might understandably wonder, “What kind of depression do I have?”
The most severe form is major depressive disorder, or MDD. People with MDD feel down most or all of the time and also
Researchers at MGH and elsewhere are hard at work looking for ways to ease the distress experienced by people with major depressive disorder (MDD), and some are reporting impressive preliminary results. Among their achievements, scientists have created the first blood test that can quickly and accurately diagnose MDD, and discovered
Experiencing depression while pregnant? These natural treatment options will help you feel your best during your pregnancy, without nasty side effects or serious risks.
Only a Third of People Diagnosed with Depression Actually Start Treatment
Only about one-third of people diagnosed with depression actually start their treatment, according to a study published recently in the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Researchers found that in a study of 240,000 Americans who received a diagnosis of depression