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Pete Evans discusses sacred jungle medicine for depression

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 14:02
Pete Evans was back at it again on Saturday to share information about a 'sacred jungle medicine' and its unproven effects on treating depression.
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Spanking children increases their risk of depression

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 19:23
University of Manotoba scientists now stress it is important to crack down on harsh parenting in order to prevent children from being consigned to 'the blues'.
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Odette Blacklock: 'Fitspo' influencers are full of 'sh**'

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 12:18
A doctor and former Survivor Australia contestant has spoken out against the manifold of Instagram influencers who peddle their own fitness advice online.
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Ashley Judd details history of sexual abuse in New York

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 12:00
The 49-year-old actress detailed a somber history of sexual abuse after she received the HOPE award for Depression Advocacy at the Foundation's luncheon in New York on Wednesday.
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Reddit users are furious about this depression video

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:14
A video posted to YouTube by Psych2Go detailing the seven symptoms of 'high functioning depression' is facing huge criticism and has gone viral on Reddit.
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Amazonian brew that can 'cure depression and alcoholism'

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 13:55
The research, led by a team from Exeter University and University College London, is believed to be the biggest yet to look into the effects of ayahuasca. It was based on 96,000 people.
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Lund University: fathers keep postnatal depression secret

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 22:37
PND in men goes undetected and untreated and they are reluctant to seek help, a study by Lund University researchers found. Four fifths of depressed fathers told no-one.
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Daisy French 'feared being failed by social services'

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 22:18
Daisy French, 16, from Sheffield, had wrote of how she 'worried about what was going to happen to her' as she began her transition from child to adult care.
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Mum who had postnatal depression reveals her darkest times

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 03:15
Within five days of giving birth to her daughter, Sophie, eight years ago, Shannon Rhook knew she was struggling to cope. 'I had no appetite, my hands kept shaking, I kept getting waves of panic,' she said.
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Sam Smith is a 'lot happier' with new man Brandon Flynn

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 20:49
Sam Smith has revealed he is feeling 'a lot happier' since he began dating 13 Reasons Why actor Brandon Flynn.
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Scientists identify mechanism that inhibits bad thoughts 

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 14:51
Researchers from the University of Cambridge have studied the brain mechanism involved in retrieving unwanted thoughts.
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Woman who attempted suicide twice saved by bodybuilding

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 23:33
An Australian woman who survived two suicide attempts battling addiction and depression says dedicating her life to bodybuilding helped her overcome her demons.
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Depression rises four times faster among teens than adults

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 23:20
Depression continues to surge among US teens, according to a new study. A Columbia University study found rates of depression are up overall, but teens are at the greatest risk of any group over 12.
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Maryland woman  killed by 12-year-old's jump off overpass

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 19:11
Maryland woman Marisa Harris, 22, who was killed on Saturday afternoon in Virginia after a 12-year-old boy threw himself off an overpass and landed on her vehicle specialized in depression in teens.
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Florida anorexia survivor uses body building for recovery

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 16:05
Kendall Strampel was diagnosed with anorexia when she was 15 years old. The disease left her wrestling with depression and anxiety while wreaking havoc on her family and social life.
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New York mother writes Facebook post about son's bullying

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 20:09
A mother details how bullies at her son's school led to his hospitalization for an eating disorder and depression after almost a year of constant hazing about his appearance and weight.
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Gene in African Americans linked to depression

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 19:47
Researchers from Yale University in Connecticut have found a gene in African Americans that is linked to depression and alcoholism. Experts say this can help led to better treatment options.
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Tamar Braxton 'divorce' after 'depression from TV firing'

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 19:19
A source has claimed the beauty - whose sister is powerhouse singer Toni Braxon, 50 - became very depressed after being fired from The Real and that affected her marriage.
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Little Emperors who’ll change the face of Britain

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 01:56
Gemma Hughes, 32, from Manchester, decided to only have one child after complications during birth. However, she says that others have found it hard to accept her decision to not have more children.
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Cheshire nurse killed herself following depression battle

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 15:31
Susan Hodgskin, 50, from Merseyside, began drinking 'anything she could get her hands on' and suffered a long-term battle with depression after she failed to get a job in 1998.
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