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Are Antidepressants the New Cure-All?
Spoiler alert: No. But the way doctors are over-prescribing them might make you think they are.
Kristen Bell Tells Us What It's Really Like to Live with Depression and Anxiety
Kristen knows what's up—and she's worth listening to.
This Woman Bravely Shows What a Panic Attack Really Looks Like
She's going #nofilter on Facebook to take a stand against the mental illness stigma.
Here's Scientific Proof Running Clears Your Mind from Emotional Stress
Yet another reason we love to pound the pavement.
9 Ways to Fight Depression—Besides Taking Antidepressants
Help doesn't just come in a prescription bottle.
The Combination of Exercise and Meditation Can Decrease Depression
Give depression a one-two punch with this regimen.
Experts Say You Should Be Screened for Depression Annually
Screenings for depression should be a regular part of your run-of-the-mill checkup.
Could Eating More Fat Reduce Your Risk of Suicidal Tendencies?
Feeling extra blue? Make sure you're eating enough fat.
Just Because You're Depressed In the Winter Doesn't Mean You Have SAD
Science says the winter blues aren't real.
A New Drug Could Revolutionize The Way We Treat Depression
A new breakthrough could mean a speedier treatment.
6 Subtle Signs of Postpartum Depression
What Hayden Panettiere wants you to know about about PPD
What Helping Suicidal Strangers Is Really Like
Could you handle talking to someone in a life-or-death crisis?
Your Happiness Can Help Alleviate Your Friends' Depression
Talk about the power of friendship!
How Bad and Good Carbs Affect Your Brain
See why some carbs boost brain health while others cause mental anguish.
The Not-So-Healthy Fats Making You Depressed
But, despite this science, you still shouldn't nix fats all together.
Your Phone Can Pick Up On Depression Better Than You Can
How and where we use our phones can predict depression with nearly 90 percent accuracy, says new study.
How Hiking Can Help with Depression
A new study says taking a walk on the wild side (literally) has some serious perks.
Antidepressants May Be Messing With Your Morals
New research shows how altering our brain chemicals can also change our values and decisions.
Your Nightmares Could Be a Sign of This Mood Disorder
Waking up from freaky dreams could be a sign you're suffering from more than just stress or anxiety.
How These 4 Illegal Drugs Are Treating Mental Illness
A new wave of research suggests that psychedelic drugs, unlike traditional antidepressants, may be able to provide long-lasting relief quickly for those dealing with some of our most common mental illnesses.
Your iPad May Up Your Risk for Cancer
How artificial lights can affect your risk for breast cancer, diabetes, depression, and more.
USDA Considers Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Depression
New USDA considerations tout the powers of these brain foods.
Have an Amazing Orgasm: Check Your Prescriptions
The culprit behind your low libido may be in your medicine cabinet. Improve your sex life by finding out which 'scripts affect your desire to get down.
This Weird Test Could Predict Anxiety and Depression
Science could predict your likelihood of mental illness just by judging how you respond to a picture of a face.
The Truth About Postpartum Depression
Recent research sheds new light on the diagnosis and treatment options for postpartum depression.
Why Burnout Should be Taken Seriously
A guide to deciphering the fuzzy line between stress, burnout, and depression.