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Alcohol and Depression

That vodka cranberry seems like the perfect antidote to your depression, but drinking it would not be the wisest decision. Find out why.…

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Going Off Antidepressants the Safe Way

Ready to stop taking your antidepressants? Don't throw out the pill bottle just yet. Going off your medication takes time. Learn more.…

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Medications That Cause Erectile Dysfunction

Need a quick tip on which medications cause erectile dysfunction? Watch this!…

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Talk Therapy & Drugs: The Dynamic Duo

Psychotherapy and antidepressants work well individually, but together, they may put you on the path to remission. Learn more about the combination.…

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Evaluating Treatment Success with Depression

Depression relief is intangible. How does your doctor know how to assess it? Find out the questions he or she will ask.…

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The Initial Antidepressants

You've just been diagnosed with major depression. Now, which antidepressants will your doctor prescribe? Check out this video to find out what you're probably about to encounter.…

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Depression and Libido

Sexual desire starts in the brain and works its way down. If you're experiencing depression there's a good chance you're not experiencing desire and it may have to do with hormones.…

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Antidepressants & Suicide Risk

You've heard that antidepressants can increase suicide risk during the first few months of treatment. But the risk is not black and white-- watch this video to get the details.…

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Antidepressant Therapy: Getting it Right

Taking two types of antidepressants instead of one may give you a better chance at beating your depression. Find out which combos are the most common.…

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The Surprising Silver Lining of Sadness

What if feeling depressed is actually a positive thing that makes you healthier? By Ginny Graves, Prevention Dina S.* had already been on antidepressants for a few months when she got the mo…

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