How Depression Affects Cognitive Functions

How Depression Affects Cognitive Function

A new study claims depression can affect overall cognitive function, as well as taking away a person’s joy and zest for life.

“Startup Depression” Plagues Young Malaysian Entrepreneurs

Depression among budding entrepreneurs is a growing problem, especially in Malaysia, where social stigma prevents some from getting help.

Depression Sufferer Assaults an American Man on the MRT

A bizarre incident on the MRT highlights the need for immediate care when a depression sufferer’s condition becomes worse.

Social Isolation Leads to Depression for Seniors

A new study shows that seniors who live alone often suffer from severe social isolation. As a result, they can become depressed.

Troubled Girl Posts Suicide Note on Blog Before Killing Herself

Police tried to find and save a depressed girl after she posted a suicide note online, only to discover that she died hours earlier.

World Health Organisation Encourages Conversations about Depression

The World Health Organisation is currently running a campaign called “Depression: Let’s Talk,” with some helpful handouts and videos.

Australian Study Says Sunshine May Not Help Depression

According to a recent report from ABC News Australia, vitamin D may not necessarily be helpful in alleviating the symptoms of depression.

5 Ways to Cope with Depression Every Day

Do you struggle with depression on a daily basis? Here are some practical strategies that can help you cope with those feelings.

Worsening Depression and Dementia

Depression is a state that can affect anyone from any age group and of any gender. In order to minimize impact, it is better to be aware about its symptoms.

Myths and Facts Surrounding Depression in Singapore

It has been observed that, a good majority of individuals diagnosed with different forms of mental illness continue to suffer as they don’t report their ailment because they’re apprehensive of being stigmatized or ostracized. And for those who do, there is a high possibility of their not receiving adequate restorative treatment.