Measuring heart rate changes can spot depression risk

The most striking finding was that the scientists were able to use 24-hour heart rate as a biomarker for depression.

published on : 13th September 2020

Here's a guide to handling your emotions

It’s important to have a support system around us which will save us from any kind of emotional turmoil which may visit us anytime

published on : 30th August 2020

Model to help diabetics fight depression

Patients suffering from chronic non-communicable diseases such as diabetes are more prone to depression.

published on : 21st August 2020

43 per cent Indians suffer from depression, says study

The last five months have been unexpected and have adversely impacted the health habits of citizens across India.

published on : 29th July 2020

43 per cent Indians suffering from depression since pandemic hit country: Study

Conducted by GOQii, a smart-tech enabled preventive healthcare platform, the study surveyed over 10,000 Indians to understand how they have been coping with the new normal.

published on : 28th July 2020

Red alert issued, 'very heavy' rainfall expected in Assam, Meghalaya from May 26

The IMD said rainfall is likely at most places, with heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at isolated places.

published on : 26th May 2020

Risk of depression increases with higher weight

The study found that antidepressants were prescribed in approximately two-thirds of adults who were overweight or obese.

published on : 11th April 2020

Quarantine lasting over six-month period could lead to global depression: Expert 

To halt the spread of COVID-19, countries across the world have implemented lockdowns, forcing people stay indoors.

published on : 1st April 2020

Caregivers the ones to receive least care

Psychiatrists whom TNIE spoke to said it was myth that men were affected by depression and anxiety.

published on : 6th March 2020

Here's how you can help a teenager with depression

Bust the myths the teenager holds - Provide the teenager with the right information so they can understand what is going on.

published on : 5th January 2020

Irresponsible pet ownership growing among Trivandrum residents

Many pet dogs are abandoned by owners after the animal falls sick. Animal welfare activists think responsible pet ownership is the need of the hour.

published on : 19th April 2018

Mother's depression may lower child's IQ: Study

Researchers from University of California surveyed about 900 healthy children and their mothers living in Santiago, Chile at five-year intervals from the child's infancy through age 16.

published on : 17th April 2018

A handful of grapes can ward off depression

Certain grape-derived compounds might be developed as therapeutic agents for the treatment of depression.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Smartphone apps may help reduce depression

Smartphone devices may ultimately be capable of providing instantly accessible and highly effective treatments for depression.

published on : 23rd September 2017