Depression News

  • ECNP 2018 SSRIs a 'Double-Edged Sword' in Major Depression? SSRIs may amplify the living environment of patients with MDD so that those in more positive situations are more likely to remit compared with their counterparts living in less favorable conditions.
  • ECTRIMS 2018 Safe to Stop MS Disease-Modifying Therapy After Age 60? To add more evidence to the controversial debate over stopping immunomodulatory therapy for multiple sclerosis after age 60, researchers focus on quality of life, walking performance, and relapse rates.

Depression Perspective

  • Goats, Education Reform, and Physician Suicide Pamela Wible, MD, is a founder of the ideal medical care movement. She spoke with a fourth-year medical student about her experiences and insights into education and suicide prevention.
  • Are You an Alcoholic?   Roughly 1 in 8 Americans who drink have alcohol use disorder. Are you one of them?