Ketamine Nasal Spray Expected To Be Approved For Treatment Of DepressionA ketamine-like drug for treatment-resistant depression is expected to be approved by the US Food and Drug Administration this month.
Families, Friends Aim To Erase Stigma From Addiction With Shatterproof 5kColoradans came together in the fight against addiction. CBS4’s Jim Benemann emceed the Shatterproof 5K at Great Lawn Park in Denver Saturday.
'She Kept It From Everyone': Parents Who Lost Daughter To Addiction Hold 5K To Raise AwarenessThe event raises money and awareness about the fight against addiction which affects thousands of Colorado families every day.
Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report WarnsHealth professionals are issuing a disturbing warning about common medications after finding that hundreds of drugs are putting people at risk of developing depression.
CSU Student Take A Break From Swimming To Battle DepressionOne of Colorado State University’s most talented athletes is sharing her story of battling depression.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Sad In The Spring? Allergy-Mood Link Is RealSeasonal allergies, which affect about 36 million Americans, aren't just an annoyance; many doctors agree that there is a real connection between allergies and mood.
Is Your Anti-Depressant Any Better Than A Placebo?Do antidepressants really work? And if so, which are the most effective and best tolerated. A new study looks at these questions.
iRel8 App Helps Connect, Support Those Struggling With Mental WellnessOn a device that’s almost always within arm’s reach, there is a new way for those struggling with mental wellness to reach out.
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.
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.