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Depression tipped to hit Australia in the next five years

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:59
One in three Australians could be unemployed within the next five years like the 1930s Great Depression, a leading American economist has warned.
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My Kitchen Rules star Alicia struggled with depression

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:20
They're the confident Sydney sisters bringing their flavourful twist on Asian cuisine to the set of My Kitchen Rules.
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Ketamine eases depression in just 30 minutes

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:43
Researchers from Zhejiang University in China found ketamine controls the transmission of electrical signals via nerve cells in rodents. Other antidepressants change brain chemical levels.
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Iggy Azalea shows lush crimped hair on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 16:15
She's the blonde beauty who recently opened up about the traumatic state of her mental health after ending her relationship with fiancée Iggy Azalea.
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More than 12 million US women are living with depression

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 09:12
Eight percent of all Americans suffer depression, and women are twice as likely to struggle with the mood disorder as are men, according to new data released by the CDC.
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Iggy Azalea talks about depression and suicidal thoughts

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 18:52
On Monday, Iggy Azalea opened up to KIIS FM's Kyle and Jackie O about the darkest moments in her life around the time of her breakup from LA Lakers player Nick Young
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Fearne Cotton says she battled depression during 20s

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 16:01
British presenter Fearne Cotton, 36, revealed how in private she would 'cry and feel numb'. She says she realised something was 'very wrong' when a friend suggested she should see a doctor.
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Jacqui Lambie's emotional interview with Lisa Wilkinson

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 15:56
Embattled former senator Jacqui Lambie has finally broken her silence and opened up about her suicide attempt in the wake of her battle with depression and addiction almost a decade ago.
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1 in 5 college students have anxiety or depression

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 23:53
As noted in the latest Center for Collegiate Mental Health report, anxiety and depression are the top reasons that college students seek counseling.
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Former US figure skater Gracie Gold shows off new puppy

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 21:41
The 22-year-old Olympic team bronze medalist took to Instagram on Thursday to share a photo of herself in bed with a tiny black puppy, writing: 'Meet Winifred.'
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Selena Gomez speaks candidly on depression and anxiety

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 17:06
The 25-year-old singer confessed she will be putting her health at the forefront for 2018 after last year saw her struggle with mental health issues and also undergo a secret kidney transplant.
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Acne sufferers are more likely to have depression

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 13:08
Researchers from the University of Calgary found people aged between seven and 50 with acne are 63 percent more likely to suffer from major depression. Acne is far more common in women.
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Could wine treat depression?

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 19:53
Researchers from Mount Sinai Hospital in New York found compounds in grape seeds significantly improve resilience in stressed mice. This may be due to the compounds' effects on inflammation.
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Australian children as young as three are sleep deprived

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:25
Australian children as young as three are severely lacking in sleep and are falling behind in school due to excess screen time with iPhones, tablets and computers.
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Perth woman off depression medication after weight loss

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 10:43
Kate Cave, 48, was put on medication for depression after the birth of her second son. She gained 20kg almost instantly and packed on 10 more during the following decade. She reveals how she lost it.
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Lisa Snowden reveals she has fought depression

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 18:26
Today Lisa seems entirely stress-free and enthusiastic. But the attitude hasn’t come easy as the former model (pictured) reveals she has battled with depression for years.
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Magic mushroom ingredient used to treat depression

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 14:56
British start-up Compass Pathways, based in London, is poised to test whether a key ingredient from magic mushrooms can be used to help people with untreatable depression.
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HGV driver hanged himself after 25-year relationship ended

Sat, 01/27/2018 - 17:30
The HGV driver was found hanged in the loft of his home in Tarragon Walk, Banbury, Oxfordshire, last October, the coroner was told.
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Chloe Lattanzi discusses her battle with depression

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 12:21
Chloe Lattanzi has revealed how her 15-year battle with depression inspired her 2016 pop album No Pain. 
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Turmeric boosts memory by nearly 30% and eases depression

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 16:41
Researchers from the University of California, LA, reveal taking a compound found in the Indian spice, know as curcumin, causes people to have less protein build-up in the region of the brain linked to memory.
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