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Depression Research

Happy Memories Can Reverse Depression In Mice

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 06.23.2015 | Science

Earlier this year, French neuroscientists achieved a remarkable feat. Hacking into the brains of mice, they switched the emotional character of their ...

Looking At Angry Faces May Reveal Risk For Depression

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 06.19.2015 | Science

Relapse is a common but troubling symptom of depression, with anywhere from 50 to 80 percent of people who experience one or more depressive episodes ...

Feeling Like Time Is Slowly Dragging By Could Be A Sign Of Depression

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living

Time may fly when you're having fun, but it can feel as though it's screeching to a halt when you're depressed. People with depression actually pe...

Carolyn Gregoire

Why This Psychologist Thinks The Science Behind Anti-Depressants May Be Completely 'Backwards'

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.03.2015 | Science

Anti-depressants are the most commonly-prescribed medication in the U.S., with one in 10 Americans currently taking pills like Zoloft and Lexapro to t...

New Study Finds Marijuana To Be Effective Against Depression

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 02.06.2015 | Science

Research has suggested that cannabis may be a promising treatment option for a number of different physical and mental health conditions, from post-tr...

This Project Could Help Scientists Create Better Antidepressants

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 01.06.2015 | Science

An estimated 350 million people around the world, and 3.3 million American adults, suffer from depression. In the U.S., 10 percent of adults (and ...

Scientists Are Using Twitter Data To Track Depression

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.10.2014 | Science

Computer scientists at Johns Hopkins have built an algorithm that uses Twitter to gather information about mental illness trends. Researchers combe...

STUDY: Air Pollution Linked To Depression, Memory Problems

Psych Central | Posted 09.05.2011 | Healthy Living

By Rick Nauert Ph.D. Laboratory research suggests long-term exposure to air pollution can lead to learning and memory problems and even depression....