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Depression and Dementia

Depression and Dementia

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Tai chi and cardiac rehab Atypical depression Fish oil supplements: Can they treat depression?  Managing incontinence Coronary artery spasm: Cause for concern?

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It's Sometimes Called 'The Winter Blues'

With winter in the northern hemisphere in full swing it’s not uncommon for people to feel sluggish or moody. Those symptoms can be typical of someone experiencing seasonal affective disorder (SAD), a type of depression that typically occurs during the winter. Symptoms include sleeping too much, overeating, loss of energy, social withdrawal and difficulty concentrating. [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Fish oil supplements: Can they treat depression? Caffeine and depression: Is there a link? Heartburn Biofeedback: Using your mind to improve your health Celiac disease diet: How do I get enough grains?

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Holiday Stress: Becoming Overwhelmed

  Expert Alert: Avoid Holiday Stress by Setting Realistic Expectations, Setting Aside Differences For many, the holiday season is the most wonderful time of the year. Unfortunately unwanted stress and depression can derail holiday cheer when trying to juggle all of the parties, family gatherings, shopping, baking, cooking and more. Amit Sood, M.D., a Mayo [...]

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ADHD Takes a Toll Well Into Adulthood

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The first large, population-based study to follow children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder into adulthood shows that ADHD often doesn't go away and that children with ADHD are more likely to have other psychiatric disorders as adults. They also appear more likely to commit suicide and to be [...]

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Mayo Clinic Creates Tool to Track Real-Time Chemical Changes in Brain

ROCHESTER, Minn. — July 11, 2012.  Mayo Clinic researchers have found a novel way to monitor real-time chemical changes in the brains of patients undergoing deep brain stimulation (DBS). The groundbreaking insight will help physicians more effectively use DBS to treat brain disorders such as Parkinson's disease, depression and Tourette [...]

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Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Whiteside addresses depression and anxiety in kids. To listen, click the link below. Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids

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Overcoming Childhood Depression: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Whiteside explains that depression is not just an adult issue. To listen, click the link below. Overcoming Childhood Depression

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Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids

Unfortunatley childhood isn't all fun and games. In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Whiteside explains that just like adults, kids can suffer from anxiety and depression. To listen, click the link below. Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids

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Kids and Depression

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Whiteside explains that for some kids, growing up isn't all fun and games. To listen, click the link below. Kids and Depression

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Depression and Chronic Pain

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Michael Hooten discusses the association between chronic pain and depression. To listen, click the link below. Depression & Chronic Pain

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Deep Brain Stimulation

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Shirlene Sampson discusses the use of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of depression. To listen, click the link below. Deep Brain Stimulation

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Depression is Brain Disease

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Dr. Shirlene Sampson explains that depression is not "just all in your head". To listen, click the link below. Depression is Brain Disease

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Study Finds Bipolar Disorder Costlier Than Many Chronic Diseases

Mayo Clinic researchers have found that bipolar disorder (BPD) is a more costly chronic condition than diabetes, depression, asthma and coronary artery disease (CAD), based on a review of health care claim costs. Specialty care costs (the costs of seeing any specialist and all tests ordered) were especially higher for [...]

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DBS for Psychiatric Disorders

Pioneering therapeutic trials to investigate the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in hard-to-treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and Tourettes syndrome are underway at multiple medical centers around the world, according to a review in the June 2009 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Deep brain stimulation has long been seen [...]

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A Generalist's Guide to Treating Patients With Depression With an Emphasis on Using Side Effects to Tailor Antidepressant Therapy

Dr. J. Michael Bostwick, Professor of Psychiatry at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article on a generalist's guide to treating patients with depression with an emphasis on using side effects to tailor antidepressant therapy.   Click here to read the Proceedings article.

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Kids and Depression

In this Medical Edge episode, we find out from Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Whiteside that adults aren't the only ones who can battle depression. To listen, click the link below. Kids and Depression

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Lead Clinical Trial for Treatment of Chronic, Severe Indigestion

Could medicines used for depression also treat chronic, severe indigestion? Scientists at Mayo Clinic suspect they can and, backed by funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), they are testing that premise in a nationwide clinical trial. "Nerve cells are found throughout the body, and just as their dysfunction [...]

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Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids

In this Medical Edge Radio segment we hear from Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Whiteside about depression and anxiety are not just adult issues. To listen, click the link below. Treating Depression and Anxiety in Kids

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