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Woman falls to death in Noida, husband detained


April 14th, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, April 14 (IANS) A 29-year-old woman died after falling from the third floor of a residential building in Noida Saturday, police said. Her husband was detained on suspicion that ... Read more...

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Treatment restores productivity among depressed employees


January 12th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 12 (IANS) Depressed employees become more productive after undergoing treatment than those who don't receive treatment, suggests a study. The study from the Centre for Addiction and Mental ... Read more...

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I’m proud of Sarah Harding: Kimberley Walsh


November 30th, 2011 - 5:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) Singer Kimberley Walsh is "proud" of her Girls Aloud bandmate Sarah Harding for going to rehab.Harding recently checked out from a rehabilitation center in Utah, ... Read more...

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Harding back with beau?


November 10th, 2011 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (IANS) "Girls Aloud" star Sarah Harding has reportedly rekindled her relationship with DJ Tom Crane after calling off their engagement in September.Crane flew to the US to ... Read more...

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Five people commit suicide in Delhi


October 7th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Three members of a family, a 50 year-old woman and a 33-year-old man undergoing treatment for depression committed suicide in different parts of the capital, ... Read more...

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Chicken on flight makes Indian origin vegetarian sick


August 24th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 24 (IANS) An Indian-origin vegetarian woman, who had never eaten meat or eggs, fell sick after being served chicken by mistake on a Singapore Airlines flight from New ... Read more...

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Muscle flexing quells panic disorders


July 13th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) Vigorous exercise might be an ideal way of quelling sudden panic attacks. People who experienced nausea, racing heart, dizziness and stomach aches that follow panic attacks, ... Read more...

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New Treatment For Depression: Brain Pacemakers?


February 23rd, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report from the Associated Press reveals that a new device may be used to help combat the symptoms of depression in chronic patients. Called “brain pacemakers,” scientists ... Read more...

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Low socioeconomic status ‘ups depression risk in rheumatoid arthritis patients’


January 27th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Low socioeconomic status (SES) is associated with higher risk of depressive symptoms in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a new study has confirmed.Statistically significant differences in race, public ... Read more...

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Jessica Fashano’s suicide shocks all


December 20th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Citigroup employee that was described as “lacking nothing” plunged herself from the roof of the 40-storey Trump Palace building. The incident took place on ... Read more...

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Neurological protein may hold the key to novel depression treatments


November 30th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Scientists have developed a protein peptide that may be a novel type of highly targeted treatment for depression with a low side-effect profile.Neuroscientists at the Centre for ... Read more...

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More than 50pc of depressed patients give up their treatment


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): With the number of depression cases going up every year, a study has underlined that more than half of the patients give up their treatment before the prescribed ... Read more...

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Magnets may help treat major depression


October 12th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): Psychiatric researchers at Rush University Medical Center have found a non-invasive, non-drug therapy to be an effective, long-term treatment for major depression.The study was done to determine the ... Read more...

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Boxer Hatton denies having drug, alcohol problems


September 19th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 19 (ANI): Boxing legend Ricky Hatton has blamed depression, blackouts and his defeat for the downfall of his career, but denied having drug and alcohol related problems.In an emotional interview ... Read more...

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Illegal party drug may drive away the blues within 40 minutes


September 14th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): The fastest treatment for depression may lie in a horse tranquilliser, according to a new study, which demonstrated the benefits of the drug within 40 minutes.This compares with ... Read more...

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After Viveka, another model commits suicide


July 12th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 12 (ANI): Aspiring model Natasha Padbidri committed suicide in her Versova apartment in Mumbai just weeks after super model Viveka Babajee ended her lifeThe 31-year-old former model was found hanging ... Read more...

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Man jumps to death from court building


May 27th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 27 (IANS) A 38-year-old man, who was allegedly under depression, committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of the district court building here Thursday, police said. According to police, the ... Read more...

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Switching medications, regular therapy could help teens with severe depression


May 18th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Six months of switching medication or combining a medicine switch with cognitive behavioural therapy could help more than one-third of teenagers with treatment-resistant depression - many of whom ... Read more...

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Depressed MBA’s death in hospital lands doctor in soup


March 30th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 30 (IANS) A case of negligence has been filed against a doctor after an MBA graduate, undergoing treatment for depression, died in mysterious circumstances in a hospital here Monday night, ... Read more...

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‘Abnormal circumstances made my son attack Rathore’


February 8th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) S.K. Sharma, a Banaras Hindu University (BHU) professor and father of the youth who Monday attacked former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, said "abnormal circumstances" must have forced ... Read more...

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Benefit of antidepressants vary with severity of depression symptoms


January 6th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Antidepressant medications are not much of help for patients with mild or moderate depression, but appear to provide substantial benefit for people with very severe depression, says a ... Read more...

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Early bedtime banishes teen blues


January 1st, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1 (ANI): Earlier bedtimes may help protect adolescents against depression and suicidal thoughts, says a new study.Published in the Jan. 1 issue of the journal Sleep, the research found that ... Read more...

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Telephone-delivered care treatment post-bypass op helps beat depression


November 17th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new American study suggests that treatment for depression after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) improves the quality of life.Although bypass surgery is beneficial to many patients, quite ... Read more...

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Family bonding key to reducing teen suicidal behaviour


April 14th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): A teenager may have a very close knit friends circle, but when he or she is under depression or has attempted suicide, then it's the family support, and ... Read more...

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Delhi civic official jumps to death from high-rise building


April 1st, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A 52-year-old civic official, who was undergoing treatment for depression and epilepsy, Wednesday allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the 11th floor of his office building in ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse raises psychosis risk in women


April 1st, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): Women with a history of childhood abuse are twice as likely to suffer from severe mental problem, suggests a new study.However, the same association has not been found ... Read more...

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German school gunman had announced plans in advance


March 12th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Winnenden (Germany), March 12 (DPA) The German teenager who shot dead 15 people in a school massacre revealed his intentions on the Internet hours before the killings, officials said Thursday. The youth had ... Read more...

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Depressed man briefly held for terror threat to Japanese embassy (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) A 32-year-old mentally depressed man was briefly detained Thursday evening for allegedly sending an email to the Japanese embassy here threatening terror strikes in a popular shopping ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian woman hangs herself with wedding sari


July 3rd, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 3 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian had a massive heart attack when he saw his wife had hanged herself using her wedding sari. T. Selvatharan thought that his wife K. ... Read more...

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T-Rex could help humans beat depression


June 6th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Scientists at Aberdeen University have discovered a genetic link between dinosaurs and humans, which according to them could provide the key to developing a treatment for depression.The ... Read more...

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Kirsten Dunst checked into rehab for depression, not drugs


May 28th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 28 (ANI): American actress Kirsten Dunst has revealed that she checked into rehab to seek treatment for depression, not drugs.Speaking out for the first time about her admission to ... Read more...

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Mums’ depression linked to young kids accidental injuries


May 15th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A new study has shown that infants and toddlers whose mothers are severely depressed are almost three times more likely to suffer accidental injuries than other children ... Read more...

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Jade Goody almost committed suicide


April 23rd, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
London, April 23 (IANS) Jade Goody, the controversial reality show contestant who made racist remarks against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, reveals she almost committed suicide while getting treatment for depression. Goody claims ... Read more...

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Making a case for much-maligned ’shock treatment’


April 15th, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, April 15 (IANS) Electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) - or the much-maligned shock treatment of popular cinema - is quite effective in a variety of mental disorders, according to a new study. "ECT ... Read more...

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Another schoolgirl hangs herself in Delhi


March 10th, 2008 - 8:42 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) An 18-year-old Class 11 student allegedly hanged herself in her north Delhi home Monday, the police said. This is the fourth case of a student committing suicide, ... Read more...

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