Tag Archives: Depression

You Are Not Alone: Dealing with Depression

Al Levin interviews blogger, podcaster and mental health advocate Robert Vore. February 3, 2019 by Al Levin Leave a Comment In this episode, Al interviews Robert Vore, blogger, podcaster, and mental health advocate. Robert shares many of the struggles he had throughout his life in dealing with depression. He describes how he built a support… Read More »

Maternal Depression, But Not Exposure to SSRIs, Associated with Worse Executive Functioning in Children  

While we have considerable data on the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) during pregnancy, most of this research focuses on the risk of congenital malformations in exposed children.  We have far less information regarding the long-term effects of SSRI antidepressants on neurodevelopmental outcomes in exposed children. A recent study looks at executive functioning… Read More »

Hearing Loss Can Increase Your Risk Of Depression

Research has discovered that older people with age-related hearing loss experienced more depressive symptoms; the more the hearing loss, the more the risk of having symptoms of depression. The results indicate that treating age-related hearing loss, an under recognized and under treated condition among all older people, could be one method to help prevent late-life… Read More »