Depression

Fast Five Quiz: Mood Disorders

Fast Five Quiz: Mood Disorders No Results No Results Stephen Soreff, MD October 01, 2019 Mood disorders involve serious changes in mood that disrupt typical life activities. Many different subtypes have been identified. The most common illnesses categorized as mood disorders include major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, dysthymia (persistent depressive disorder), substance-induced mood disorder, and seasonal affective disorde...
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Trending Clinical Topic: Suicide Prevention

Trending Clinical Topic: Suicide Prevention No Results No Results Ryan Syrek September 20, 2019 Each week, we identify one top search term, speculate as to what caused its popularity, and provide an infographic on a related condition. If you have thoughts about what's trending and why, feel free to share them with us on Twitter or Fa...
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Fast Five Quiz: Sexual Dysfunction

Fast Five Quiz: Sexual Dysfunction No Results No Results Bradley Schwartz, DO; Michel E. Rivlin, MD August 12, 2019 An estimated 43% of women and 31% of men in the United States alone report some degree of sexual dysfunction. Although sexual dysfunction is common worldwide, many affected individuals are resistant to discussing such issues with their healthcare providers. The term "...
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A 45-Year-Old Woman Who Feels ‘Like a Zombie’

A 45-Year-Old Woman Who Feels 'Like a Zombie' No Results No Results Jeffrey S. Forrest, MD; Alexander B. Shortridge June 24, 2019 Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills usin&...
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Fast Five Quiz: Drug Side Effects

Fast Five Quiz: Drug Side Effects No Results No Results Mary L. Windle, PharmD May 06, 2019 All drugs are associated with adverse effects. Some adverse effects are serious and require discontinuation of the medication, dosage modification, or other treatment. Some adverse effects result when drugs interact with other drugs or consumed substances, such as alcohol. ...
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Tired of Your Diabetes? Here’s How to Keep Going

Tired of Your Diabetes? Here’s How to Keep Going By David Steen Martin When you have diabetes, your daily to-do list can seem like a lot. You track your blood sugar, take medicine, watch your diet, and exercise. It can make you feel overwhelmed and burned out. If you’re there: There are no vacations fr&#1...
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