Archive for Mental Health

Avoiding stress prevents the development of Alzheimer’s

Fortunately, perceived stress is a modifiable risk factor for cognitive decline, which is a potential treatment target. People suffering from stress are at greater risk of developing cardiovascular disease and thus suffering a heart attack or stroke. But the harmful effects of stress do not

Depression as “pathological sadness”

Experts insist that the recognition and diagnosis of depression should be improved. Among the reasons is lack of time in the clinical interview, the highest assistance demand among physicians in primary and specialty care, masking of symptoms and absence of specific laboratory tests or biomarkers.