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Does Botox combat depression, the fruit fly sex drive, and a series on race and science | Science

Tomasz Klejdysz/Shutterstock First this week, Contributing Correspondent Cathleen O’Grady talks with host Sarah Crespi about controversy surrounding the use of Botox injections to alleviate depression by suppressing frowning. Next, researcher Stephen Zhang, a postdoctoral fellow at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, discusses his Science Advances paper on what turns on the fruit fly sex […]

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Can Botox ease depression by eliminating frowns? Researchers have doubts | Science

Botox injections make frowning hard. Could that break a feedback loop? MICROGEN IMAGES/SCIENCE SOURCE By Cathleen O’GradyJun. 24, 2021 , 12:45 PM By using a bacterial neurotoxin to paralyze facial muscles, Botox treatments get rid of forehead wrinkle lines. They can also make it hard to frown. That has led some clinicians to the unusual […]

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Teen struggling with depression, anxiety raising funds for service dog

Top Stories COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- 14-year-old, Cheyenne Buller, struggles with depression and anxiety. Her mom, Rebekah Buller tells KRDO that Cheyenne was diagnosed with depression and severe anxiety in 2019. She was having thoughts of self-harm, like cutting. The teen started attending therapy. Cheyenne's therapist suggested she get a psychiatric service dog, to […]

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Venlafaxine More Effectively Treats Symptoms of Major Depressive Disorder After Menopause Than Fluoxetine

Venlafaxine was more successful than fluoxetine at treating major depressive disorder (MDD) among patients who were postmenopausal, according to results of a multicenter, randomized, single-blind, active-controlled trial, published in BMC Psychiatry. Patients with MDD were recruited at the Beijing Anding Hospital and Beijing Chaoyang Hospital between 2013 and 2017. Patients were randomized in a 1:1 […]

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Tai chi may reduce depression, anxiety in stroke survivors

Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Taylor-Piliae R, et al. Abstract 90031. Presented at: EuroHeartCare – ACNAP Congress 2021; June 17-19, 2021 (virtual meeting). Disclosures: The authors report no relevant financial disclosures. ADD TOPIC TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email when new articles are posted on Please provide your email address to receive an email when new […]

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Kirti Kulhari recalls being replaced in a film overnight while battling depression: ‘It shook me up in a way that I felt it’s the end’

Actor Kirti Kulhari made her acting debut in 2010 with the comedy-drama Khichdi: The Movie. But, it was in 2009, that she was offered her first film in the south Indian film industry. However, she was replaced overnight, and that experience ‘shook her’. In a recent interview, Kulhari revealed losing a film because she was […]

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Worldwide Depression Drugs Industry to 2026 - Featuring AstraZeneca, Novartis and Bristol-Myers Squibb Among Others -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Depression Drugs Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to's offering. The global depression drugs market reached a value of US$ 12.7 Billion in 2020. Looking forward, the global depression drugs market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 3% during the […]

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NHC watching 2 systems, one may become tropical depression next week

The National Hurricane Center is now monitoring two systems in the Atlantic basin.  The system moving off Africa may become a tropical depression early next week as it moves across the Atlantic. Here's the latest update from the NHC as of 2 a.m. June 24:   2021 Atlantic hurricane season:Is your name on the list? (Greek alphabet […]

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Twenty-year study links childhood depression to disrupted adult health and functioning

Washington, DC, June 21, 2021 - Depression in youth, between the ages of 10 and 24 years, is both a leading cause of stress and a possible risk factor for future diseases and impairment. Now, a study in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP), published by Elsevier, confirms that […]

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Tropical depression or storm likely to form; several inches of rain possible

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -Hurricane Hunters will investigate the low in the Lower Gulf today. A tropical depression is expected to form by late tonight or early tomorrow as it heads in the direction of the Louisiana coastline. Still unclear is where the heaviest rain will fall. Invest 92L is consolidating this morning but it remains […]

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