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Treating High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, leads to serious consequences if you don't make an effort to lower it using diet, exercise and sometimes, medication. Watch this to find out what you have to do. …

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5 Myths About Depression

Millions of people have depression, and millions of people misunderstand it. Learn the truth behind five common myths.…

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Depression Meds & Compliance

Don't think your meds are making a difference? Don't stop taking them! Find out why it's important to keep taking your antidepressant.…

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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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Mood Diary Benefits

It's very small, yet important, details that make up your depression story. And writing them down in a mood diary may help your doctor determine the best treatment for you.…

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Psoriasis Triggers

If you pay attention to what triggers a psoriasis flare-up, you may be able to prevent some itching and scratching! Watch this to know what you should watch out for.…

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Medications for Psoriasis

Regular body lotion often doesn't relieve a psoriasis rash. If you need more heavy duty treatments, watch this video to learn about your options.…

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Psoriasis Medication

To control your psoriasis, you need to stick to your medication. But there are also relaxing ways to soothe your rash. Find out why a warm bath helps.…

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Off-Limit Meds & Hypertension

If you have high blood pressure, there are some medications that are now off-limits to you because they can raise your blood pressure further. Watch this video to learn about the drugs you have to avo…

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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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