Depression in Women
WebMD explains how depression in women is treated during various stages of her life, including pregnancy and menopause.
Depression In the Elderly
Depression is common in elderly adults, but it isn't normal. Learn how to recognize depression in your aging loved one, and find out how it is treated.
Treating a Drug Overdose With Naloxone
Naloxone can reverse overdoses from heroin and other painkillers. WebMD explains how this drug works and how it is used to save lives.
Is It Depression or Just the Blues?
How to recognize the symptoms of major depression and what makes it different from a passing sense of the blues.
Understanding Postpartum Depression -- Prevention
Find out what you can do to reduce your risk of developing postpartum depression from the experts at WebMD.
Here’s information about teens and depression -- the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment -- that parents can use to help prevent serious problems.
Alternative Treatments for Depression
Complementary and alternative approaches to depression include massage, acupuncture, yoga, and listening to music. Learn more from WebMD about the power of these practices to lift one's mood.
St. John's Wort for Treating Depression
Is St. John's wort a good alternative to antidepressants? Learn more from WebMD about the mood-boosting potential of this common herbal remedy.
Treating an Addiction to Painkillers
Breaking free from an addiction to prescription drugs takes more than willpower. Learn more from WebMD about the medications and types of counseling that can help get someone on the road to recovery.
Mental Illness in Children
An overview of mental illness in children.