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Eric Patterson
Eric Patterson
May 17, 2019
Is depression hereditary? A family history of depression can make you predisposed, but there's no way to tell whether you'll become depressed in the future.

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Tools to Defeat Depression

Tools, Tips, and Coping Techniques to Combat Depression

Depression is pervasive. It can damage your mood, energy and motivation, worsen your sleep and appetite. Use these tools to help you defeat depression.
by Eric Patterson on July 23, 2014
ECT and Depression

Should You Consider Electroconvulsive Therapy for Depression?

When you think about treatments for depression, antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications are probably the first ones that come to mind.
by Brenda Vanta on July 16, 2014
Natural Measures to Combat Depression

Natural Depression Relief

There are numerous natural remedies for depression that may help you. Discuss these options with your healthcare provider.
by Marlene Wallace on April 2, 2014
Infographic Depressing Statistics about Anti-Depressants

What Should I Know about Anti-Depressants?

The statistics for the various treatments for depression.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on January 6, 2014