Mental Health and Deep Brain Stimulation
Deep brain stimulation (DBS) -- which has been used successfully to treat conditions like Parkinson's disease -- is now being researched as a treatment for mental illnesses like obsessive-compulsive disease and major depression. Learn more from WebMD.
Adjusting Your Life for Recovery From Depression
There is a lot you can do on your own to help manage your depression. Here are suggestions for lifestyle changes that can make a difference in your recovery from depression.
Depression: Depression Glossary
A glossary of terms about depression and other disorders.
Cyclothymia (Cyclothymic Disorder)
WebMD explains cyclothymia, also called cyclothymic disorder, and how it differs from bipolar disorder. Plus, treatments, symptoms, and complications of living with cylothymia.
WebMD provides a brief overview of dementia causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
Coping With the Stigma of Mental Illness
Learn steps you can take to help you or a loved one cope with the stigma of mental illness.
Coping With Grief
Grief is natural when you lose someone or something dear to you. WebMD offers expertise on coping with grief and the healing process.
Depression and Suicide: Recognizing the Signs
People who are severely depressed may be at risk of suicide. WebMD explains the warning signs of suicide and what you can do to try to prevent it.
Depression in Children
Learn more from WebMD about recognizing and treating depression in children.
Date-Rape Drugs (GHB, rohypnol)
GHB and Rohypnol are known as date-rape drugs. Learn more from WebMD about what they look like and how they affect the body.