The association between emotional abuse and migraine remained even after controlling for lifetime diagnosis of depression and anxiety (OR 1.37; 95% CI 1.19-1.57) and for current depression (OR 1.47; 95% CI 1.30-1.67). Those with migraines reported
Researchers from the Shanghai University of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) investigated the efficacy of acupuncture and medications for the treatment of post-stroke anxiety and depression. Scalp acupuncture and face acupoints. The SSRI (serotonin
The researchers randomized 94 patients, aged 18 to 25 years, who had been hospitalized for TBI to receive either placebo or 100 mg/day of sertraline (n=46 and n=48, respectively). Patients were treated for 24 weeks or until development of a mood disorder.
For example, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) such as fluoxetine (Prozac) or sertraline (Zoloft) to treat depression may suppress the ability to feel desire or to have an orgasm. "One way to deal with that is to take the drug when you're
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) affects an estimated 1% of the US population, and approximately 50% of cases are considered severe.1 Individuals with OCD have been reported to have significant functional disability and worse quality of life
The antidepressant bupropion may be associated with less weight gain compared with other antidepressants such as fluoxetine or sertraline, according to research published in April 2016 in the Journal of Clinical Medicine. Obesity rates continue to rise