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Depressed? How To Get Help For The Holidays

Tom Watkins, CEO of Detroit-Wayne Mental Health Authority, says with the holidays come stress and depression, causing a rise in domestic violence and suicide cases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2013

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FREE Confidential Depression Screenings

Thursday is National Depression Screening Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2013

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Hundreds To Walk For Suicide Prevention

Hundreds will come together to raise money and awareness, Sunday at Kensington Metropark.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2013

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Dealing With Mental Illness In Our Homes, An Expert Weighs In

Dr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.

06/12/2013

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Wayne State Finds ‘Psychologically Vulnerable’ More Vulnerable To Fraudsters

DETROIT — Older adults with the highest levels of depression and the lowest levels of social needs fulfillment experience higher levels of fraud, according to a new study from Wayne State University and the Illinois […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2013

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Feeling Blue? Take A Look At Your Friends

Notre Dame researchers found that the negative mindset of students vulnerable to depression can make their friends more likely to develop the condition down the road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2013

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Study: 8 Percent Of Teens Thought About Suicide

Some frightening statistics have been released by the Centers for Disease Control.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2012

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UM Study: Docs Less Likely To Prescribe Antidepressants To Depressed Minorities

African-Americans and Hispanics with major depressive disorder are less likely to get antidepressants than Caucasian patients, and Medicare and Medicaid patients are less likely to get the newest generation of antidepressants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2012

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Sleeping Too Little May Contribute To Depression

Disrupted sleep is often a symptom associated with mood disorders, like depression, but researchers now believe that sleep problems may be a contributing factor in causing these disorders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2011

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WSU Scientists Reveal New Way To Diagnose Childhood Depression

A landmark study by scientists at Wayne State University has revealed a new way to diagnose and distinguish children with depression.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2011

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