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  1. Depression

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    Depression, Associated diseases Dysthymia (recently classified by DSM-5 as a subtype of persistent depressive disorder) is a chronic depressive state of more than two years in duration,...

  2. Depression

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    Depression, Also, it is very difficult either to assess or to treat depression if you are drinking a lot of alcohol. Don't make any major decisions whilst you are dep...

  3. Depression - first steps to tailored treatment?

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    Depression - first steps to tailored treatment?, At any given time, between one in 10 and one in 20 have major depression. There are lots of scales used to measure depression...

  4. Postnatal Depression

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    Postnatal Depression, Don't make any major decisions whilst you are depressed. If possible, delay any major decisions about relationships, jobs, or money until you are w...

  5. Depression and Men

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    Depression and Men, This leaflet gives some basic facts about depression, how it can affect men, and how to get help. Why is it important? Depression can be very unple...

  6. Depression in Pregnancy

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    Depression in Pregnancy, A Cochrane review concluded that there was insufficient evidence to suggest that the use of psychosocial risk assessments improves perinatal mental health outcomes. [...

  7. Postnatal Depression

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    Postnatal Depression, Mild to moderate depression Consider facilitated self-help strategies (as per NICE guidelines on depression). [ 9 ] Mild depression with a hist...

  8. Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS)

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    Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS), The 15-item (GDS-15) and 4-item (GDS-4) versions of the GDS are good methods of screening for major depression (as is the 10-item version). The shor...

  9. Major Incident Plans

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    Major Incident Plans, There is no uniform system but a common classification is resuscitation, major and minor. Managing the casualty numbers in hospital The hospital major...

  10. Screening for Depression in Primary Care

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    Screening for Depression in Primary Care, Assessing newly diagnosed patients These tools include: Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) : this is a nine-item questionnaire which he...

  11. What is postmenopausal depression?

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    What is postmenopausal depression?, It's well recognised that major life changes can bring on depression . Unfortunately, many women are going through just such changes...

  12. Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope

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    Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope, What effects can depression have on the young person? A child or young person with depression can have major...

  13. Mianserin for depression

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    Mianserin for depression, It is prescribed for the treatment of depression . Depression can develop for no apparent reason, or it may be triggered by a life event such as a...

  14. Lofepramine for depression

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    Lofepramine for depression, It is prescribed for the treatment of depression . The exact cause of depression is not known. It can develop for no apparent reason or it may...

  15. Trimipramine for depression

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    Trimipramine for depression, It is prescribed for the treatment of depression . The exact cause of depression is not known. It can develop for no apparent reason or it ma...

  16. How to spot signs of depression and cope with symptoms

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    How to spot signs of depression and cope with symptoms, What are the common signs of depression? If I'm assessing depression , I ask two simple questions; in the la...

  17. Depression in Older Adults

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    Depression in Older Adults, What is it like to have depression? Feeling low or sad is not the only sign of depression. You may: Lose interest in life - you can'...

  18. Economic crisis hits youth health - my reaction

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    The survey talks of 34% seeing fewer friends than they used to because they can’t afford to go out – I read this as a higher risk of social isolation, a major risk factor for depression...

  19. Stress, depression and panic attacks: why speaking up really matters

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    Stress, depression and panic attacks: why speaking up really matters, Panic attacks can come hand in hand with depression, can start at times of major stress or just arrive...

  20. World Suicide Prevention Day - don't turn away

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    That doesn't make it inevitable - about one in 10 men and one in five women in the UK suffer from major depression at some point in their lives. Not all of them reach the state of despe...