antidepressants

Treatment-Resistant Depression

Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD), or treatment-refractory depression, is that which tends not to respond to ordinary medications. People with it try a variety of prescription medications and different kinds of therapy without seeing any improvement. However, experience tells us that they…

Yoga And Depression: What Is Their Relationship?

The relationship between yoga and depression may be difficult to understand.  One of the main symptoms of depression is apathy towards most activities. Practicing yoga offers multiple benefits to those who suffer from depression. After depression is diagnosed, a combination of…

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

In the last few decades, many studies have shown that certain medications can enhance the effects of therapeutic interventions and reduce the intensity and frequency of psychiatric symptoms. One such class of medications is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), mainly…

Thyroid Disorders and Depression

Although they are two separate illnesses, we have known about the relationship between thyroid disorders and depression for a long time. It is common for hypothyroid patients to feel fatigued, discouraged, or apathetic. It can get to the point where they end…