Coping and support
Curious about mental health? Discover what shapes the definitions of mental health and mental illness.
Lifestyle and home remedies
Caregivers are vulnerable to depression — but you can take active steps to prevent depression and feel your best. Consider these tips.
Aches and pains, irritability, and crying spells may have an unexpected source — stress. Recognize these and other signs and symptoms so that you can take action.
Fatigue can signal many things. Here are some tips to help you decipher why you're wiped out and to regain your energy.
Most headaches aren't caused by a serious illness, but some could be a sign of a life-threatening condition.
Male depression may be hard to recognize and treat. See what's behind the problem and how men can learn healthy coping strategies.
Foot pain? Headache? Sore throat? Skin rash? Use the Symptom Checker to find out what's causing your symptom.
Tests and diagnosis
Treatments and drugs
Most antidepressant side effects aren't dangerous, but they can be bothersome. Here's what to do.
Atypical antidepressants may be prescribed on their own or added to other antidepressants to boost effectiveness or counter side effects.
These older antidepressants are effective, but require diet restrictions and cause side effects. Find out about the MAOI skin patch — it may cause fewer problems.
Cyclic antidepressants can cause more side effects than other antidepressants do. But sometimes, they can be a good choice.
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