Depression

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Suzy Favor’s Nike Ad

Suzy Favor Hamilton is going through a rough patch right now.  Here is her Nike ad back from 2000.

12/21/2012

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Expert Says Holidays Bring On Depression For Some

With Christmas approaching, some of us will be reunited with family members we haven’t seen in a long time. Some of you may be looking forward to that, while others are dreading it.

12/19/2012

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Some May Suffer From Post-Election Depression

Once the election results are in, you might find yourself very happy or very disappointed, depending on the outcome. It may be difficult to mask how you are feeling when you are around your co-workers or people with whom you’d rather not talk politics.

11/06/2012

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‘U Of M’ Struggling To Keep Up With Mental Health Cases

New research shows one in four students at the University of Minnesota is diagnosed with a form of mental illness every year. There are so many cases, in fact, the University’s mental health services is struggling to with demand.

10/29/2012

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Patrick Kennedy: Rep. Jackson In ‘Deep’ Depression

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is in a “deep” depression and has a “lot of work” ahead of him on the road to recovery, former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy said Thursday after visiting the hospitalized Chicago Democrat.

08/16/2012

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Jackson’s Move To Mayo Could Point To Complications

Jesse Jackson Jr.’s transfer to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota could indicate a complicating physical illness arose during the Illinois congressman’s treatment for depression, several experts in psychiatric care said Saturday.

07/28/2012

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Congressman In Mayo Clinic For Depression

Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is in Rochester, Minn. for treatment at the Mayo Clinic.

07/27/2012

North Dakota State Capitol

North Dakota Bridles At Neighbor’s Capitol Insult

North Dakota’s governor has bitten back at a Minnesota lawmaker who compared his state’s Depression-era Capitol building to an insurance office, calling the critic ignorant of classic architecture.

04/20/2012

William Melchert-Dinkel

Appeals Court Hears Ex-Nurse’s Aiding Suicide Case

The attorney for an ex-nurse found guilty of encouraging two depressed people to commit suicide is asking the Minnesota Court of Appeals to overturn his conviction on free speech grounds.

04/18/2012

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Twin Cities Nonprofit Uses Light Therapy For Depression

Children and adults feeling depressed and anxious have another way to fight their problems, and this solution doesn’t involve medication. It actually involves light.

03/06/2012

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Anoka Schools Helps Struggling Students In Summer

The state’s largest school district plans to stay in touch with its struggling students over the summer with a special telephone number staffed by someone who can connect students to service agencies.

06/07/2011

William Melchert-Dinkel

Man Convicted Of Aiding Suicides Faces Sentencing

A former Minnesota nurse convicted of aiding suicides by trolling Internet chat rooms and encouraging depressed people to kill themselves could see little or no time behind bars when he is sentenced Wednesday.

05/04/2011

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Excessive Facebook Use May Lead To Depression In Teens

A new study saying social networking sites are leading to depression in pre-teens and teens, gives parents another reason to limit their kid’s time on the computer.

03/29/2011

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