Depression News

  • Sexual Orientation Top Risk for Suicidal Thoughts in College Freshmen Nearly one third of first-year college students have thought about suicide, according to a study across eight countries, and non-heterosexual identity or feelings were the biggest risks for this kind of thinking or behavior.
  • ECT for Mood Disorders 'Does Not Cause Dementia' Amid ongoing concerns that electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) may affect cognition, new research suggests the treatment does not increase dementia risk in patients, even older ones, with affective disorders.

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