Tag Archives: Depression

Timing of Postpartum Depression Onset May Predict Symptom Pattern

Postpartum depression (PPD) is a common and complicated illness, affecting about 15% of women in the perinatal period. Recent research from the PACT consortium (Postpartum Depression: Action Toward Causes and Treatment) has sought to classify the many potential subtypes of this heterogenous illness and has found emerging differences in time of onset, severity, comorbid anxiety,… Read More »

Many Different Diets Can Improve Mood And Reduce Depression Symptoms, Study Finds

GettyGetty A study analyzing data from nearly 46,000 people finds that one dietary approach doesn’t fit all when it comes to reducing symptoms of depression. How diet affects mood is a rich area of research lately, especially with interest piquing in high-protein diets, flavors of the Mediterranean Diet, and a grab bag of “whole” diets.… Read More »