People living in wealthy countries more stressed out: Study

A new study claims that people living in wealthy countries experience more stress and anger than those who live in poorer countries.

Selfless adolescents less likely to become depressed

Researchers have found that 15- and 16-year-olds who find pleasure in pro-social activities, such as giving their money to family members, are less likely to become depressed than those who get a bigger thrill from taking risks or keeping the money for themselves.

Lifestyle interventions could prevent major depression in adults with mild symptoms

Researchers have suggested that lifestyle interventions can prevent major depression in adults with mild symptoms.

Social groups can help ease depression

Researchers have suggested that building a strong connection to a social group helps clinically depressed patients recover and helps prevent relapse.

Vitamin D supplements may not reduce depression: Study

Researchers have suggested that Vitamin D supplements may not be able to decrease depression.

Feeling sad stops you from indulging in unhealthy foods

Are you a fast food or chocolate lover who does not mind eating an extra one if offered? The best way to avoid the instant gratification is to become sad about such food products.

Depression second most leading cause of global disability burden

A new study has tried to look into the most recent and comprehensive estimates on how much death and disability is attributable to depression, both world-wide and in individual countries and regions.

Stay-at-home mums `suffer more sadness and depression`

Stay-at-home moms struggle with sadness, depression, and anger more often than employed mothers do, a new poll has revealed.

Fatty food can alleviate sadness

A team of researchers has found that fatty foods may help reduce effects of sadness in healthy non-obese individuals.

Fatty foods may help alleviate sadness

Fatty foods may help reduce effects of sadness in healthy non-obese individuals.

Do we deliberately show anger or sadness to manipulate others?

You may be crying or getting angry – but secretly – you are manipulating others to behave the way you want them to – says a new theory.

Mothers pass sadness, happiness to their unborn babies

Besides food and oxygen, mothers also pass fleeting sadness or happiness to their unborn babies, claims a study.

Mothers pass sadness, happiness to their unborn babies

Besides food and oxygen, mothers also pass fleeting sadness or happiness to their unborn babies, claims a study.