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Mental health

16-11-2016 | Oncology | News | Article

Anxiety, depression medication use high in cancer survivors

Cancer survivors are twice as likely as the general US population to report use of medication for anxiety and depression.

09-05-2016 | Alzheimer's disease | News | Article

Depression course predicts dementia risk

Patients with late-life depression have an increased risk of dementia if their symptoms increase over time, whereas a single episode of depression, even if severe, does not carry a significant risk, study findings indicate.

04-05-2016 | Oncology | News | Article

Mental disorder risk increase begins at cancer diagnosis workup

Research in JAMA Oncology highlights the need for psychological management and support as early during the course of cancer as the initial workup leading to a diagnosis.