Bipolar Disorder: Know the Symptoms

Are you experiencing uncontrollable feelings of euphoria or hyperactivity and depression? It could be bipolar disorder, a behavioral disease that is characterized by these drastic feelings. You’re not alone. Formerly known as manic-depression, this disease affects one to five percent of the world’s population. Bipolar disorder usually shows up in the late teens to early … Read More

Heart Health Twitter Quiz: Depression

True or False: Depression is normal in the heart patient. True False Answer:  False In their book, Heart 411, Drs. Gillinov and Nissen say: Depression and heart disease often travel together. Twenty to thirty percent of all patients with heart disease develop depression, and depressed individuals tend to develop more coronary heart disease than do … Read More