Alcohol and Medication Interactions
WebMD explains which medications are likely to interact poorly with alcohol - and the special vulnerability of older adults who mix drinking and prescription drugs.
What Is Paranoid Schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia with paranoia is the most common example of this mental illness. Delusions make someone with it unreasonably suspicious of other people.
Depression and Chronic Pain
There is a strong link between chronic pain and major depression. WebMD explores the relationship.
Caregiving: Stress And Depression
Caregivers have a higher than normal rate of depression. Learn more about symptoms of major depressive disorder - and when to seek help - from the experts at WebMD.
WebMD's Symptom Finder: Physical Symptoms of Depression - Legs / Feet
Keep a symptom diary to see if there is a connection between depression and aches in the legs and feet.
Stage Fright (Performance Anxiety)
Commonly called “stage fright,” performance anxiety is the fear of doing something in front of a group of people. The experts at WebMD offer strategies for feeling comfortable ''on stage.''
Not only is untreated clinical depression unhealthy, but it can rob you of your relationships and work life, and lead to illness and substance abuse. Learn more from WebMD about recognizing the symptoms of depression and getting the help you need.
Schizophrenia changes how you think, feel, and act. Its symptoms are grouped as positive, negative, and cognitive. Not everyone will have the same symptoms, and they can come and go.
WebMD explains how doctors use an assessment of symptoms to decide if patients are suffering from schizophrenia.
Clinical depression can complicate serious health conditions such as heart disease or cancer and lead to problems with pain, sexual desire and performance, and sleep. Learn more from WebMD about the relationship between illness and depression.