Condition Center: Lexapro

When the Season Brings the Blues

Wintertime is a time of gift-giving and festive holidays, when joy is supposed to ring through the air like the jingles of Salvation Army bell ringer...

Anxiety Therapy Options for Seniors

Long-term anxiety can eat away at a person’s physical and mental health. Seniors with anxiety may find relief through a couple of different treatme...

Antidepressant Eases Stressed Hearts

If your coronary arteries have a blockage, blood flow to the heart decreases, potentially causing damage. A common depression medication may hel...

Antidepressants and the Heart

Last year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned that Celexa may affect heart function. So, researchers wanted to know if this was true for o...

Feeling Blue… While Pregnant

Pregnant women with depression have tough choices to make. Do they treat the depression with medication or skip the meds? How might either choice ...

What Should You Take When Pregnant?

The small amount of evidence available about medications and pregnancy makes it tough for women to make informed decisions. Fortunately, researche...

Dealing with Depression

Depression is a common problem, and based on recent research, shows no signs for becoming less common. Because of this, many people have either su...

Baby Language Linked to Mom’s Mood

One of the concerns about taking antidepressants while pregnant is the possible effects on the baby. Surprisingly, these medications may help a ba...