NewsmaxHealth Depression is as big a risk for cardiovascular disease in men as high cholesterol and obesity, according to a study published in the journal Atherosclerosis. “There is little doubt that depression is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases,” explained
Researchers find that while vast majority of patients are not violent, doctors’ focus tends to be on self-harm or suicide rather than violence By Mark Tran People diagnosed with depression are roughly three times more likely than the general population to
Causes By Mayo Clinic Staff Male fertility is a complex process. To get your partner pregnant, the following must occur: You must produce healthy sperm. Initially, this involves the growth and formation of the male reproductive organs during puberty. At least
By Sheryl Wood Bipolar disorder is characterized by periods of extreme energy and activity, called the manic phase, and periods of major depression. There are few medications approved to treat this type of depression. Bipolar disorder can be a disabling
By Morgan Jones (dailyRx Feature) The differences that do exist between the sexes can express themselves in surprising ways. This seems to be the case with depression, which affects women at higher rates than men. All of the precise forces behind
Written by Mara Tyler | Published on July 20, 2011 Medically Reviewed by Jennifer Monti, MD, MPH Recognizing an addiction problem may be more challenging than it seems. Addicts are often skilled at hiding their behavior, even from their closest friends and family members.
The Effects of Stress Overload and What You Can Do About It Modern life is full of hassles, deadlines, frustrations, and demands. For many people, stress is so commonplace that it has become a way of life. Stress isn’t always
Stress is a common state-of-mind today, given the high intensity life most of us have. Demands at home, work place and all other commitments and responsibilities, seem to overburden and overload us. Most often leaving us stuck in wonder whether