Depression

New Research Finds 70% Of People On Antidepressants Don’t Actually Have Depression
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If you look at the sales for drugs like Zoloft, Lexapro, and Prozac, you start to see a significant rise in the number of people using antidepressant drugs over the years. A new study shows that about 69% of people who use antidepressants don’t meet the criteria for clinical depression, but are likely simply experiencing sadness from various hardships. Additionally, about 38% of people using antidepressant or antipsychotic drugs didn’t meet the criteria for any psychiatric disorders [...]
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More scientific proof that nature is an effective treatment for depression and negativity
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(NaturalNews) Walking alongside the creek with sand squishing in between his toes, a wandering man watched as the water rippled across the rocks. Looking back at his sandy foot trail, watching it meander along the water's edge out of sight, it seemed almost as if time had been frozen... [...]
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7 Very Natural Solutions for Alleviating Depression
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The issue of mental health has recently gained more prominence in Australia, with radio advertisements proclaiming that a mental illness, such as depression, is “part” of who someone is – kind of like eye color is part of someone. In reality, while eye color is innocuous, the vast majority of people suffering from mental illness would jump at the chance to be freed from the nightmare which is not only their illness, but the side effects of their medication. Unfortunately, mainstream d [...]
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Western doctors now euthanize patients as a 'treatment' for depression and psychiatric conditions
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(NaturalNews) Claiming that she has wanted to die ever since childhood, a 24-year-old Belgian woman thinks that suicide is the only answer. This summer, she is getting help from her psychiatrist. The suicidal Belgian woman is about to receive, in her mind, the ultimate treatment for... [...]
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Antidepressants May be Worsening Depression, Not Treating it
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Author: Julie Fidler For years we’ve been told that depression is caused by low serotonin levels in the brain. Now, a leading professor of psychiatry is warning that belief is little more than a dangerous miscommunication, saying the marketing of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) drugs is “based on a myth.” SSRI use began to skyrocket in the early 1990’s. The drugs were seen as a safer alternative to tranquilizers, which were the standard treatment for depression until t [...]
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The Economic Depression In Greece Deepens As Tsipras Prepares To Deliver ‘The Great No’
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As Greece plunges even deeper into economic chaos, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says that his government is prepared to respond to the demands of the EU and the IMF with “the great no” and that his party will accept responsibility for whatever consequences follow.  Despite years of intervention from the rest of Europe, Greece is a bigger economic mess today than ever.  Greek GDP has shrunk by 26 percent since 2008, the national debt to GDP ratio in Greece is up to a staggeri [...]
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Experts determine burnout and depression are closely linked
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(NaturalNews) While most people are aware of feelings of fatigue, moodiness or bouts of confusion when they're burning the candle at both ends, a new study shows that it may be more detrimental to mental health than previously thought.City College of New York psychology Professor... [...]
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Turmeric treats depression without side effects
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(NaturalNews) Depressive disorders affect millions of Americans every year. They can damage family relationships, affect job or school performance and be a risk factors for physical health problems as well. There are many prescription drugs available nowadays, and while they are certainly... [...]
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MSM claims new study shows dietary fat leads to depression – here's what they aren't telling you about their flawed conclusion
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(NaturalNews) In response to a recent study in Biological Psychiatry, news media have been making claims like "diets high in fat can lead to... depression and behavior changes."These claims are inaccurate for two reasons: 1) not all fats are the same, and 2) the researchers found... [...]
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Artificial light exposure, lack of sunlight tied to cancer, diabetes and depression, evidence shows
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(NaturalNews) Natural light from the sun is very important to the general health and well-being of humans. Recent research has reinforced this; humans need to have regular and prolonged exposure to this natural light so they can experience optimal health.According to one research... [...]
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Drinking fluoridated water can lead to hypothyroidism, depression and obesity, study finds
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(NaturalNews) Drinking water that's been artificially fluoridated with synthetic fluoride chemicals has been shown in a new peer-reviewed study to increase the risk of underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, by 30 percent or more.Researchers from the University of Kent in the... [...]
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Drinking fluoridated water can lead to hypothyroidism, depression and obesity, study finds
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(NaturalNews) Drinking water that's been artificially fluoridated with synthetic fluoride chemicals has been shown in a new peer-reviewed study to increase the risk of underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, by 30 percent or more.Researchers from the University of Kent in the... [...]
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Study: 70% of People on Antidepressants Don’t Have Depression
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If sales for antidepressants such as Zoloft, Lexapro, or Prozac tell us anything, it’s that depression is sweeping the nation. But a new study questions the validity of most of these sales. The study has found that the majority of individuals on antidepressants – a whopping 69% – do not even meet the criteria for clinical depression. These individuals are likely just experiencing normal sadness and hardships that most of us experience. In addition to finding that nearly two-thi [...]
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Fluoride causes hypothyroidism leading to depression, weight gain
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(NaturalNews) The tables are finally starting to turn in regard to the perception that the world has of water fluoridation following the release of at least two reputable studies over the past three years documenting the adverse health effects caused by the chemical.Researchers... [...]
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Treat depression naturally with these nutrient supplements
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(NaturalNews) Many experts consider depression to be one of the biggest public health concerns of the 21st century. According to the World Health Organization, depression, which is characterized by a persistent state of pessimism and inactivity, is the leading cause of disability... [...]
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Comment on Paul Craig Roberts: Middle East Revolution & Inflationary Depression Coming by SGT
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Prepare for the coming global depression with these 11 tips
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(NaturalNews) Natural News has committed to keeping readers informed about economic conditions both in the United States and the developed world, because there is so much going on that could affect the financial stability of billions of people.As such, we are continuing as well... [...]
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Yet More Scientists Blame Fluoride for Underactive Thyroid Issues, Depression, Weight Gain, and More
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(Originally published at Truthstream Media) A new study out of the UK shows once again just how dangerous water fluoridation is. This time, a look at 98 percent of GP practices found that high rates of underactive thyroid were 30 percent more likely to show up in areas with, surprise surprise, the greatest degree of water fluoridation. Via Fluoride Action Network: [The study] found a relatively strong and statistically significant effect, with General Practice (GP) areas being 62% more likely to [...]
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Study Into Magic Mushrooms And Depression Delayed By EU Regulations
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The world’s first clinical trial meant to explore how “magic” mushrooms can alleviate depression has been delayed due to rules in the UK and EU about the use of illegal drugs. “The law for the control of drugs like psilocybin as a Schedule 1 Class A drug makes it almost impossible to use them for research and the reason we haven’t started the study is because finding companies who could manufacture the drug and who are prepared to go through the regulatory hoops to [...]
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The Key To Fighting Depression Has Been Under Our Noses This Whole Time
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Spiritual leaders contend that burning incense is good for your spirit and uplifting for your soul. Researchers have discovered that it’s also good for your brain too! A team of scientists from Johns Hopkins University and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have found that burning frankincense activates ion channels in the brain and alleviates depression and anxiety. “In spite of information stemming from ancient texts, constituents of Bosweilla had not been investigated for psychoac [...]
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How lack of sleep leads to irritability, anxiety, depression, and obesity
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(NaturalNews) Hormones are not just for sex. Hormones are chemical signals produced by the body's endocrine glands that regulate all kinds of bodily functions. Metabolism, mood, behavior, libido, immune function, growth, weight loss, and muscle gain are all strongly influenced by... [...]
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Fluoride in drinking water may trigger depression and weight gain, warn scientists
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Public Health England says fluoride a ‘safe and effective’ way of improving dental health. [...]
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What Is Depression? This Animation With A Dog Will Shed Some Light On It
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This may very well be the only internet dog video that will make you contemplate your own life. Depressions is a serious, debilitating, and scary condition. Millions of people around the globe suffer from chronic depression. Most of these people and their families are often too scared to talk about their struggles and don’t have anywhere to look for help. The good news? Depressions is very treatable and preventable. Acknowledging your depression and making the decision to seek help is the [...]
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“Magic” Mushrooms Could Be The Next Major Breakthrough In Treating Depression
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We hear about the benefits of marijuana all the time, but psychedelics are often ignored and demonized, particularly with the United States government saying drugs like mushrooms not having any kind of medicinal benefit. But that’s beginning to fly in the face of what science has been learning, especially when you consider a recent study on the matter. This study, published in the Royal Society Interface, examined the brains of 15 healthy people given psilocybin intravenously. They found t [...]
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10 nutritional deficiencies that may cause depression
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(NaturalNews) Do you ever wonder where you positive emotions went?If your optimistic outlook on life has soured, then you should know that - beyond psychological approaches - nutrition plays a key role in maintaining your moods.There are several nutritional deficiencies that... [...]
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New Study Finds Marijuana Can Effectively Treat Depression
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A new study has confirmed what many have known for decades – that marijuana can effectively treat different mental health conditions like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and chronic pain. Neuroscientists at the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions found that endocannabinoids, which are chemical compounds in the brain that active THC receptors, may help treat depression that has resulted from chronic stress. While studying rats, researchers found that chronic stre [...]
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Study: Marijuana Effectively Treats Depression
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A new study has confirmed what many have known for decades  – that marijuana can effectively treat different mental health conditions like Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and chronic pain. Neuroscientists at the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions found that endocannabinoids, which are chemical compounds in the brain that active THC receptors, may help treat depression that has resulted from chronic stress. While studying rats, researchers found that chronic st [...]
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Landmark study links pesticides to high depression rates
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(NaturalNews) Globally, one person dies by suicide roughly every 40 seconds. Around the world, over one million people commit suicide each year -- an increase of 60 percent over the last four and a half decades. Incredibly, farmers have one of the highest rates of self-inflicted death... [...]
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