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Scientists Just Discovered a Revolutionary Way to Treat Depression

Scientists Just Discovered a Revolutionary Way to Treat Depression | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
And it's not just a handful of pills.
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This is a step in the right direction for treating depression

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Brain scans, blood samples could lead to customized depression treatment instead of 'trial and error' approach

Brain scans, blood samples could lead to customized depression treatment instead of 'trial and error' approach | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
Brain scans and other diagnostic tests could one day direct doctors to the best treatments for depression patients and uncover the biological basis of the condition.
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Study looks at safety, effectiveness of generics for treating depression - The Almagest

Study looks at safety, effectiveness of generics for treating depression - The Almagest | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis are studying the quality, effectiveness and safety of generic drugs used to treat depression. The research is supported by the U.S.
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No Pills Necessary: Beat depression with exercise and a good diet. | Personal Trainer Cairns | Cairns Personal Fitness Classes

No Pills Necessary: Beat depression with exercise and a good diet. | Personal Trainer Cairns | Cairns Personal Fitness Classes | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
Cairns Personal fitness trainer Al from PeakPerformance365 runs fitness classes and boot camp sessions daily, in and around the Cairns area. There are many fantastic outdoor fitness training areas right at our door step in beautiful, tropical Cairns.

Via Luis Valdes
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This article let me though that you should make your job fun and to make your clients feel comfortable with you so you can get fit and have fun while doing it.

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Most mental health patients prefer psychotherapy over drugs

Most mental health patients prefer psychotherapy over drugs | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
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Another Reason Why Soda Is a Downer

Another Reason Why Soda Is a Downer | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
New study links soft drinks and other sugary beverages with depression in older adults.
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Interesting to see a correlation between depression and sugar even if the direction of the hypothesis is unclear.

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New depression treatment 'safe and effective' | e! Science News

Stimulating the brain with a weak electrical current is a safe and effective treatment for depression and could have other surprise benefits for the body and mind, a major Australian study of transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) has found.
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FOOD SECRETS TO BEAT ANXIETY, DEPRESSION, ERRATIC ENERGY AND MORE

More talks at www.soulsessions.org Food, the right kind of food, is such a fundamental factor in our ability to thrive, yet most well-meaning and intelligent...
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Insightful way to manage depression

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Medicalising unhappiness: new classification of depression risks more patients being put on drug treatment from which they will not benefit | BMJ

Medicalising unhappiness: new classification of depression risks more patients being put on drug treatment from which they will not benefit | BMJ | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
Evolving views of what constitutes depressionDescriptions of depression can be found in the Bible and Shakespeare, but no formal definition existed until the third version of the American Psychiatric Association’s classification systems for mental...
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Acupuncture or counseling may help depression

Acupuncture or counseling may help depression | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
A new study suggests that acupuncture or counseling, alongside usual care, may benefit patients who suffer from depression more than usual care alone.
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Inconclusive results from this study but it has led to further research which is promising for the field.

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Treating spiritual side key to battle with depression

Treating spiritual side key to battle with depression | Treatments for Depression | Scoop.it
TORONTO - Rather than simply treating the physical ailments associated with depression, doctors must view patients as interconnected spiritual and phy...
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Although religion is not something I study I believe this highlights the way in which individuals should be seen as unique and treated in a holistic way without medication

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