Posts Tagged ‘Depression’

 

How Your Gut Influences Your Emotional Health

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by admin  |  1 Comment »

Maintaining your emotional health is an important part of promoting overall optimal health. Sadly, it is estimated that millions of Americans suffer from some type of depressive disorder. Medications for such disorders are available in the market, but they may cause you to experience more serious problems in the long run. You’re better off addressing […]

 
 

Can You Still Trust WebMD?

Posted on January 1st, 2011 by admin  |  23 Comments »

WebMD is the second most visited health website, next to the National Institutes of Health. But is it a truly independent and objective online health information resource? Like many web sites, WebMD makes money from advertising. An online depression screening test advertised in a WebMD TV commercial sponsored by drug company Eli Lilly directed viewers […]

 
 

10 Foods and Habits to Fight Fibromyalgia

Posted on January 23rd, 2010 by admin  |  5 Comments »

Fibromyalgia or fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a very common form of chronic pain and is one of the most pervasive diseases, affecting almost 10 million Americans or 5 percent of the population. The exact cause of fibromyalgia is still unknown, making it difficult to treat. Fibromyalgia symptoms include depression, fatigue, muscle and tissue pain, and […]

 
 

Stop Feeling SAD During the Holidays

Posted on November 6th, 2009 by admin  |  No Comments »

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as winter blues or winter depression, affects people who have normal mental health most of the year but get depressed in the cold months or even during the fall. Almost 3 percent of Americans are affected by SAD.  But most people don’t even know that they’re depressed and attribute […]