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  1. Depression Discusses causes and symptoms like sadness and feelings of helplessness. Covers related illnesses like bipolar disorder and SAD. Looks at treatment with medicines, counseling, and lifestyle choices. Discusses suicidal thoughts and when to call a doctor.
  2. Depression Screening
  3. Medicines for Depression Learn how depression medicines can help and why it may take time to find the right medicine for you.
  4. Counseling for Depression Learn how working with the right counselor can help treat depression.
  5. Depression Medicines Learn how depression medicines work to help you feel better.
  6. Depression Is Common Find out just how common depression is and why treatment matters.
  7. Treatment for Depression Get a brief introduction to the ways depression can be treated.
  8. Postpartum Depression Covers causes and symptoms of postpartum depression that can occur in the first months after childbirth. Includes treatment with counseling and antidepressant medicines. Covers thoughts of suicide.
  9. Feeling Depressed Covers when feelings of sadness or anxiety may indicate need for treatment for depression. Offers tips to help with depression. Explains emergency symptoms, like talk about suicide. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  10. Symptoms of Depression
  11. PTSD and Depression Brief discussion on depression in those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Discusses symptoms like crying for no reason, having problems sleeping, or headaches or body aches. Offers links to more extensive discussions on PTSD and depression.
  12. Depression and the Holidays
  13. Depression and Suicide
  14. Depression: Managing Postpartum Depression Looks at postpartum depression. Discusses causes and symptoms. Covers treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal counseling, and medicines. Offers home treatment tips. Links to more in-depth info on postpartum depression.
  15. Depression: Supporting Someone Who Is Depressed
  16. Stroke: Dealing With Depression
  17. Symptoms of Depression in Children
  18. Parkinson's Disease and Depression
  19. Depression in Children and Teens Looks at depression in children and teens. Covers symptoms like anxiety, headaches, sleep problems, and lack of energy. Discusses treatment with therapy and medicines. Covers warning signs of suicide.
  20. Depression: Outside Looking In See how depression can affect relationships and why treatment matters.
  21. Depression: Cost of Medicine Get some tips on saving money on medicine for depression.
  22. Depression During Pregnancy
  23. Depression in Older Adults
  24. Depression: Should My Child Take Medicine to Treat Depression? Guides you through deciding whether your child should take medicines for depression. Offers reasons for and against. Covers side effects, including possible increase in suicidal thoughts. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  25. Depression and Coronary Artery Disease
  26. Interactive Tool: Are You Depressed? Helps you assess whether you have depression. Tool calculates how many common symptoms you have. Based on your answers, shows where you fall on a depression scale. Helps you find out if you might need treatment. Offers link to extensive info on depression.
  27. Family Therapy for Depression in Children
  28. Depression: Should I Take an Antidepressant? Guides through decision to take antidepressants for depression. Covers symptoms of depression. Lists reasons for and against antidepressants. Covers side effects. Looks at other treatments to try. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  29. Do I Have Depression?
  30. Depression: Mood Check-In to Prevent a Relapse Learn to check your mood for warning signs that depression may be coming back.
  31. Depression: How It Affects Your Body Learn about physical symptoms that may be linked to depression.
  32. Depression: Social Support and Recovery See how family and friends helped three people cope with depression.
  33. Depression: Rating Your Mood Learn how tracking your mood can help you manage depression.
  34. Depression: Using Your Inner Strengths Learn how to use your inner strengths to get through tough times and overcome challenges.
  35. Stories From People With New Depression You are not alone in feeling down. Hear from others who have depression.
  36. Stories From People With Recurring Depression Hear from others who have repeated bouts of depression.
  37. Coronary Artery Disease and Depression Learn how keeping your mood healthy can also help keep your heart healthy.
  38. Depression Medicine Side Effects Learn how to deal with common side effects of depression medicines.
  39. Depression Medicine: Deciding to Quit Learn why it's important to work with your doctor when stopping depression medicines.
  40. Depression: Balancing Brain Chemicals Learn how depression medicines balance chemicals in your brain to help you feel better.
  41. Depression: Taking Antidepressants Safely Provides guidelines to reduce problems and get the most benefit from taking antidepressants. Covers what you need to know about antidepressants, side effects, and risks. Covers how to take medicine wisely.
  42. Depression: Dealing With Medicine Side Effects Discusses dealing with side effects of antidepressants. Links to more info on medicines, including selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and tricyclic antidepressants. Explains reasons to take medicine. Includes a warning to watch for serious side effects.
  43. Multiple Sclerosis: Medicines for Depression
  44. Depression: Stop Negative Thoughts
  45. Myths and Facts About Depression
  46. Depression: Helping Someone Get Treatment
  47. Depression, Anxiety, and Physical Health Problems
  48. Talk to Others About Depression
  49. Cheryl's Story: Dealing With Depression
  50. Depression (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  51. Depression (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  52. Conditions With Symptoms Similar to Depression in Children and Teens
  53. Comparing Symptoms of Normal Moodiness With Depression in Children
  54. Joan's Story: Coping With Depression and Anxiety From Heart Failure
  55. Ravi’s Story: Coping With Back Pain and Depression
  56. Stories From People Recovering From Depression You can make it through your depression. Hear from people who have recovered from depression.
  57. Medicines and Other Substances That Can Cause Symptoms of Depression
  58. Depression: Should I Take Antidepressants While I'm Pregnant? Guides through decision to take antidepressants while pregnant. Covers SSRIs (Zoloft and Prozac) and tricyclic antidepressants. Lists reasons for and against medicines. Covers benefits and risks. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  59. Depression: Should I Stop Taking My Antidepressant? Guides through the decision to stop or keep taking depression medicine. Looks at benefits and risks of stopping antidepressants. Covers cognitive-behavioral therapy. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  60. Questions Your Doctor May Ask Before Prescribing Medicine for Depression in Children and Teens
  61. Bipolar Disorder Looks at illness that causes extreme mood swings, ranging from mania (feeling overly energetic) to depression. Also called manic-depressive disorder. Covers treatment with counseling and medicines like mood stabilizers, antipsychotics, and antidepressants.
  62. Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens Discusses symptoms of bipolar disorder in children and teens. Covers frequent and extreme mood swings ranging from being overly energetic to depression. Covers treatment with counseling and medicines.
  63. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  64. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Covers causes and symptoms of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as winter depression. Includes info on bright light therapy and dawn simulation treatment. Discusses the use of melatonin, antidepressants, and counseling.
  65. Weight-Loss Medicines
  66. Grief and Grieving
  67. St. John's Wort Briefly discusses St. John's wort, an herbal dietary supplement used to treat mild to moderate depression. Covers possible side effects and safety issues.
  68. PTSD and Physical Health Problems Covers how having post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) also may raise your risk of having other medical problems. Covers depression and anxiety. Discusses how physical health problems and mental illness can occur together in a number of ways.
  69. Mental Health Problems and Stigma Covers how mental health problems can affect your relationships. Looks at the stigma of mental health problems. Offers ways to help others understand. Covers how to get help. Includes links to info on specific disorders like depression, OCD, or PTSD.
  70. Sleeping Better Discusses how you can get better sleep. Covers reasons for sleep problems, such as stress, depression, or insomnia. Offers sleep tips such as avoid caffeine and don't exercise in late afternoon. Does not cover sleep apnea or sleep disorders.
  71. Stop Negative Thoughts: Choosing a Healthier Way of Thinking Discusses accurate, rational thinking to stay well or cope with a health problem. Covers cognitive-behavioral therapy, also called CBT. Provides links to info on healthy thinking and weight, stress management, anxiety, and depression.
  72. Headaches: Finding and Avoiding Triggers Guides you through identifying and avoiding tension headache triggers. Helps you reduce the frequency and severity of headaches. Explains common triggers. Includes stress management, treatment for depression, and regular exercise and sleep.
  73. Teen Health Provides links to how-to information about teen health. Includes info on acne, bullying, depression, headaches, and tobacco use. Covers talking with your teen about sex and responding to substance use. Also covers anorexia and bulimia.
  74. Stop Negative Thoughts: Getting Started
  75. Varenicline (Chantix) for Quitting Smoking Discusses varenicline (Chantix), medicine that helps people quit smoking. Explains that it blocks the effect of nicotine and helps with cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Covers side effects and risks if you have depression or bipolar disorder.
  76. Tension Headaches Covers causes and symptoms of tension headaches. Looks at managing headaches with over-the-counter and prescription medicines. Includes stress reduction and getting sleep and exercise. Includes getting treatment for depression or anxiety.
  77. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery for sleep apnea. Discusses problems like depression and high blood pressure associated with lack of treatment. Covers alternatives to surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  78. Insomnia Discusses problems falling asleep or staying asleep. Covers causes such as stress, depression, lack of exercise. Discusses other sleep disorders such as sleep apnea. Covers treatment and includes alternative medicines like melatonin.
  79. Stress Management: Relaxing Your Mind and Body Looks at how relaxing your mind and body can relieve stress, anxiety, or depression. Offers how-to tips, including practicing mindful meditation, using guided imagery, yoga, or massage. Includes interactive tool to test what you've learned.
  80. Baby Blues
  81. Problems After Delivery of Your Baby Looks at problems you may have in the days and weeks after the delivery of your baby (postpartum period). Covers emergency symptoms like signs of shock, fainting, or severe belly pain. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  82. Seasonal Affective Disorder: Using Light Therapy
  83. Mental Health Assessment Looks at assessments done to discover problems like depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, learning disabilities, or obsessive-compulsive disorder. Covers what is done, including an interview, physical exam, lab tests, and written or verbal tests.
  84. Antidepressants
  85. Grief: Coping With Grief
  86. Grief: Helping Children With Grief
  87. Grief: Helping Older Adults With Grief
  88. Grief: Helping Teens With Grief
  89. Cardiac Rehabilitation: Emotional Health Benefits
  90. Martha's Story: A Voice for Recovery
  91. Sherri's Story: Medicines Do Work
  92. Susan's Story: A Friend Really Helps
  93. Bipolar Disorder in Children: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  94. Bipolar Disorder: Helping Someone During a Manic Episode
  95. Bipolar Disorder: Hypomanic Episodes
  96. Bipolar Disorder: Manic Episodes
  97. FDA Advisories for Antidepressants
  98. Handling Sadness and Yearning After a Major Loss
  99. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Bipolar Disorder
  100. Bipolar Disorder: Preventing Manic Episodes

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