Latest News

Rehabilitation helps prevent depression from age-related vision loss

Depression is a common risk for people who have lost their vision from age-related macular degeneration (AMD), but a new study shows that a type of rehabilitation therapy can cut this risk in half. AMD is a leading cause of vision loss in the United States. About 2 million Americans age 50 and over have vision loss from AMD, and about 8 million have an earlier stage of the disease, with or without vision loss.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Text messages a good way to support mothers with postpartum depression

  • Facebook users' wishful thinking: Cyberbullying, depression won't happen to me

  • Scientists use brain stimulation to boost creativity, set stage to potentially treat depression

  • Depression, diabetes associated with increased dementia risk

  • Study finds 1. 2 percent of preschoolers on Medicaid use psychotropic drugs

  • Wristband that measures rest, activity schedule may help predict response to antidepressants

  • People less focused on recurrent bad feelings when taking probiotics

  • Suffering from abuse during childhood increases chances of depression, above all in those adults who are genetically predisposed

  • Mental disorders and physical diseases co-occur in teenagers

  • Fertility patients' history is best predictor of risk for major depression

  •