Depression and Lyme Disease: It’s Not All in Your Head

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  It is estimated that from 240,000 to 440,000 people are diagnosed with Lyme disease each year. Lyme disease is transmitted by the bite of a tick that is infected with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi, and is generally treated with a short course of antibiotics. However, as Lyme disease becomes more of an epidemic in […]

Suicide Prevention: Signs of Suicide

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Every year nearly one million people worldwide will elect a permanent solution to what is usually a temporary problem: depression. Depression hurts. The symptoms of depression include depressed mood nearly every day, diminished interest in pleasurable activities or loss of feeling pleasure, weight loss or gain, hypersomnia or insomnia, feelings of restlessness, inappropriate guilt, fatigue, […]