Category Archive: Depression

Feb 21

New Article: What’s The Latest on Suicide Risk and Antidepressants For Children?

Excerpt from the article “What’s The Latest on Suicide Risk and Antidepressants For Children?” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Whats%20The%20Latest%20on%20Suicide%20Risk%20and%20Antidepressants%20For%20Children.htm FDA confirms some antidepressants increase suicide risk in some children. In February of 2004, two advisory committees of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended that the FDA warn practitioners about the possible risk of suicide potential associated …

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Feb 20

New Article: What’s Causing My Depression and Fatigue?

Excerpt from the article “What’s Causing My Depression and Fatigue?” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Whats%20Causing%20My%20Depression%20and%20Fatigue.htm Chronic Fatigue and Chronic Depression are absolutely systemic in our society today. Recent studies done by the AMA and CMA purport one in four people in North America are suffering from some form of chronic fatigue or depression and it’s expected eight …

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Feb 20

New Article: What is Neurotransmitter Deficiency Disorder?

Excerpt from the article “What is Neurotransmitter Deficiency Disorder?” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/What%20is%20Neurotransmitter%20Deficiency%20Disorder.htm Neurotransmitters (NTs) are essential chemical messengers that regulate brain, muscle, nerve and organ function. The most common NTs are serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine, and epinephrine. Low levels of these important chemicals is extremely common in the general public and is due to innumerable lifestyle, …

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Feb 19

New Article: Vagus Nerve Stimulation as a Treatment for Depression to be Launched in May

Excerpt from the article “Vagus Nerve Stimulation as a Treatment for Depression to be Launched in May” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Vagus%20Nerve%20Stimulation%20as%20a%20Treatment%20for%20Depression%20to%20be%20Launched%20in%20May.htm Final FDA approval of vagus nerve stimulation as a therapy for chronic or recurrent treatment-resistant depression to be issued in May. Psychiatrists will then officially be able to prescribe this remarkable, life changing therapy for …

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Feb 19

New Article: Stress and Depression are Killing Us!

Excerpt from the article “Stress and Depression are Killing Us!” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Stress%20and%20Depression%20are%20Killing%20Us.htm A short generation ago, families could set their watch by the time the father got home from work each day. My dad always walked through the front door at precisely 6 PM and supper was served at 6:10. We’d all sit around …

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Feb 18

New Article: St. John’s Wort and Depression

Excerpt from the article “St. John’s Wort and Depression” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/St%20Johns%20Wort%20and%20Depression.htm The bright yellow flower of the St Johns Wort (hypericum perforatum) with it’s ray-like petals, represents the power of the sun that forces away the darkness. This already points to the anti-depressant effects of the St Johns Wort which are highly respected, even …

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Feb 18

New Article: Recognizing Depression

Excerpt from the article “Recognizing Depression” located at http://www.thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Recognizing%20Depression.htm Depression is a serious issue. There are simply hundreds of thousands of people who deal with depression on a daily basis. Are you one of them? Do you know someone that may be? How can you recognize the signs of depression? How can you help someone …

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Feb 17

New Article: Omega 3 EPA: Natures Very Own Anti-depressant

Excerpt from the article “Omega 3 EPA: Natures Very Own Anti-depressant” located at http://thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Omega%203%20EPA%20Natures%20Very%20Own%20Anti-depressant.htm Since Dr Malcolm Peet, a consultant psychiatrist at Sheffield swallow court hospital released his findings about the effects of Ethyl Epa and its effects on people suffering from depression and low moods, many other studies have been performed using Ethyl Epa …

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Feb 17

New Article: New Treatment for Chronic Depression

Excerpt from the article “New Treatment for Chronic Depression” located at http://thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/New%20Treatment%20for%20Chronic%20Depression.htm VNS is not brain surgery, although it is a treatment that affects the function of the brain. Vagus Nerve Stimulation uses specific stimulation of the vagus nerve to send stimulation to specific parts of the brain that are involved in mood. It is …

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Feb 16

New Article: Know the Signs of Depression and Improve Your Life

Excerpt from the article “Know the Signs of Depression and Improve Your Life” located at http://thehelpingcircle.com/Emotional/Depression/Know%20the%20Signs%20of%20Depression%20and%20Improve%20Your%20Life.htm Typical signs of depression actually show a change in the way a person has come to think about himself. “I just can’t get myself to do any work around the house. My marriage is falling apart.” “My hair is …

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