Types of Depression
Want to learn more about the different types of depression? Discover more about major (clinical) depression, chronic depression, atypical depression, bipolar depression, seasonal depression, and more.
How Does Marijuana Affect You?
WebMD examines marijuana use, including the physical and psychological effects as well as risks associated with the illegal drug commonly called "pot."
Depression: Finding a Doctor or Therapist
To get better, you need expert help. Here are some ways to prepare for your first visit to a doctor or therapist.
Depression Treatment Tips
To get better from depression, you need to take an active role in your treatment, and you and your doctor have to work as a team.
Maintaining Hope and Health During Drug Abuse Recovery
Staying in recovery after prescription drug abuse means coping with psychological addiction and craving. Find out what's needed to stay clean.
Counseling and Addiction
Being addicted to opioid drugs goes beyond physical dependence. Counseling helps addicts stay clean and cope with life. Which type of therapy is right for someone with an addiction?
When You Don't Feel At Home With Your Gender
Gender dysphoria used to be called gender identity disorder. Experts have changed the way they consider it, with a focus on feelings of distress the person is experiencing
Depression in Men
Though men are taught to deny depression, it is more common than you think. Here’s how men can recognize the signs of depression and deal with it.
Treatments for Depression
More than 80% of people who get treatment for depression say that it helps them feel better. And you have a number of excellent treatments to choose from.
Alcohol Detox Programs
WebMD explains the various kinds of alcohol detox and rehab programs, including what they offer and how to find the right one for you.