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Should You Use Medication for Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Though some people decide to use light therapy or a specific diet to combat their seasonal affective disorder (SAD), others may benefit from taking medication. Here is some information that can help you decide whether or not medication is right for you. Is Medication Right for You? Some basic questions to start out with focus […]

Dealing with Depression – Change Your Perspective

Things aren’t always as they seem. It’s easy for us to interpret a situation based on what we see and hear, but we don’t usually have all the information. This is particularly true when we’re experiencing depression. We get short-sighted and our view of the world is not necessarily correct. That’s why it’s important for […]

Factors of Teenage Depression

Why is it that some teens are more likely to get depression than others? What causes it, exactly? Is there anything we can do to prevent ourselves from getting it? There are some key factors that help determine if you are more likely to struggle with depression than others. Look over the following list. Do […]

Treatment Options for Anxiety Disorders

Because there are many different types of anxiety disorders, there are many options for treatment. These options include several types of medication, therapy and positive reinforcement. A physician can choose the best combination of these options after diagnosing a patient. The availability of different kinds of treatment ensures that each patient will get the best […]