Depression On The Rise Among Young Teens, Study FindsWhile the overall rate of depression in the U.S. rose from 6.6 to 7.3 percent in those 10 years, depression among children age 12 to 17 jumped from 8.7 to 12.7 percent.
Do Fish Suffer From Depression Too? Experts Say YesAccording to researchers, fish depression is a very really thing and the condition is being used to find a treatment for humans suffering from the disorder.
Large Number Of Women Suffering From Depression, Anxiety, Study Finds40 percent of the women surveyed revealed they had been diagnosed with one of the disorders in their life.
Being Fired Hurts More, Has Longer Recovery Time Than Break Up, Study FindsAccording to a study, most people are hurt more by the loss of a job than the termination of a relationship.
Organization That Works To Stop Teen Suicide Grows QuicklyEvery week we lose a Colorado teenager to suicide. Too many of our young people feel hopeless. But the truth is, there's help just for them. It comes by way of a nonprofit called Second Wind.
Is It Safe To Take Your Anti-Depressant During Pregnancy?You’ve been taking an antidepressant and it’s working well. Then you become pregnant. Research has said staying on your medication could be dangerous to your baby. But is it? CBS4’s Dr. Dave Hnida reports on a new study with some reassuring results.
More People Have The Blues Than Ever... Are You One?A new study shows that rates of depression in America have climbed, with women aged 40 and over having the highest rates of the condition. Of biggest concern is the finding that two of three who are severely depressed do not seek treatment. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the theory behind the climb in rates, as well as signs and symptoms
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
What Robin Williams' Death Tells Us About Parkinson's DiseaseWilliams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Colorado Launches Statewide Mental Health Crisis HotlineRobin Williams' suicide spotlighted depression this week. But many suffer silently every day. To address that, Gov. John Hickenlooper's office on Tuesday announced the creation of a statewide mental health crisis hotline.
Benzo Addiction A Growing Concern For Health ExpertsPrescription drugs called "Benzos" are a class of one of the most widely prescribed medications in the U.S., but there is new concern in Colorado that they are being overused.
Diabetes Patients Learn To Control Disease, DepressionIf having diabetes isn't difficult enough -- with the never-ending focus on exercise, healthy eating and insulin management -- adding depression atop the disease can be overwhelming for some.