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CBT Treatment for Depression

...  Treatment For Depression –   Deep Brain Stimulation May Help Depression More Than Electric Shock Therapy … Doctors currently use electric shock therapy (ECT) on patients suffering from depression, which is currently considered one of the safest and most effective treatments for clinical depression when medication does not work, according to WebMD. To use … Read more on Headlines & Global News How Electroconvulsive Therapy Works for Depression Still, after seven decades of use, ECT remains the most effective treatment known for severe depression — and a new study offers intriguing hints as to why. Researchers in ...

Has Anyone Ever Tried “Electroconvulsive Therapy” ? Did It Work for You ?

Question by Mr. X: Has anyone ever tried “Electroconvulsive Therapy” ? Did it work for you ? Apparently many psychiatrists claim that “Electroconvulsive Therapy should only be used as a last resort and that the results are not always promising, however I also heard that it can be a good tool in controlling severe depression and ultimately allowing the patient to overcome their depression. Have you ever tried it ? Best answer: Read more... ...

Mother, Daughter to Recount 'Chaos' of Bipolar at Mental Health Luncheon

Mother, Daughter to Recount 'Chaos' of Bipolar at Mental Health Luncheon Through electroshock therapy, depression, mania, cutting, bulimia, drug and alcohol use, and endless struggles with the wrong medications, it was ultimately their trust and shared truths that helped Linea Johnson get her life back. The inspiring … Read more on Times of San Diego The Profound Power of the 9/11 Museum The unlikely strategy of using a live virus to treat cancer took yet another step forward this week with the news that scientists at the Mayo Clinic had treated two adults with the blood cancer, multiple myeloma, by injecting them with mega-doses of … Read more on Daily Beast Read more... ...

My Husband “depression” Is Killing me….what Can I Do?

...  gets so mean. Then within a day or so, he’s sorry and hates himself even more for what he put me through. He works 15-16 hour nights and doesnt get much sleep. I think this may be part of the problem. But his dad is also like this and has put his mom through years of misery and dont say join church because his dad has went to church all his life. His been institutionalized before. I’m starting to dread waking up and seeing what mood he’s in. Help His dad has even had shock therapy and been on every medication known to man. My husband is a good man and on good days, he’s wonderful to me. He’s one of those who helps cook and clean and tries to buy me anything I want, but then he goes right back to being miserable. Can I help him or am I just slowly killing myself by staying? Sometimes I just sit and shake all over after one of his episodes. I try to hard on his bad days, but I never can help him. All he says is, he hates life, hates working ...

The Mood Elevator, a New Brain Training for Stopping the Blues

...  than the following treatments: switching medications, psychotherapy, electroshock therapy … Read more on PR Newswire (press release) Injection Objection: Adverse Vaccine Reactions To avoid fatal consequences, anaphylactic shock must be treated immediately with the intravenous (IV) administration of epinephrine, an adrenal hormone that acts as a heart stimulant and muscle relaxant. Further immune-mediated reactions can be … Read more on TheHorse.com Tags: electroshock therapy, shock therapy, pr newswire ...

IMF Directed Régime Change in Ukraine

...  directed régime change in Ukraine The actual time frame for the implementation of the IMF's “shock therapy” has not yet been firmly established. In all likelihood, the regime will attempt to delay …. “Depressed farm incomes” are not “the cause” they are the “consequence” of the IMF … Read more on Axis of Logic Sherwin Nuland, the academic who revolutionised attitudes to death with his … But Dr Nuland, who suffered a depressive illness in the 1970s and came close to being made to undergo a lobotomy before a younger doctor intervened and cured him with electric shock therapy, was himself strongly opposed to assisted suicide, describing … Read more on The Independent Read ...

Alcohol Addiction Therapy: Alcohol Addiction Recovery by Energy Treatment

Alcohol addiction recovery has been a elusive issue for people grappling with this problem. Though there are counselors, alcohol rehabs and many other treatments available, nothing seems to help the alcoholic persons. Alcohol is a social menace which has devastated many lives and severed even blood bonds. Once caught in the grip of this liquid, people find it next impossible to stop drinking. They crave for whisky several times in a day and when stopped, they become violent and sabotage everything they have at hand. Sometimes their frustration drives them to take extreme step – suicide. There are instances when alcoholic person failed to withstand the craving and end his life to escape humiliation. Read more... ...