crippling depression symptoms

Treating Crippling Depression Symptoms With TMS

Depression is a complex and mysterious mental health disorder that affects over 16 million U.S. adults each year. While in some cases the advent of a depressive episode may be linked to distressing life events, such as the death of a loved one, divorce, loss of a job, or a serious medical diagnosis, it is […]

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Options When Antidepressants Don’t Work

Major depressive disorder can hit hard, its debilitating symptoms boring in and impacting every facet of a person’s life. This severe depression bears a distinct difference from the occasional bout of the blues following a difficult life event, such as a romantic breakup, loss of a job, or the loss of a loved one. While […]

Depression Medication Side Effects

Say Goodbye to Depression Medication Side Effects

If you watch television you are well aware of the onslaught of commercials promoting pharmaceuticals, the ones that can barely squeeze the long list of side effects into the 60-second spots. Of course, truth in advertising and FDA requirements ensure that potential side effects of a drug are cited. Even so, when someone is suffering […]

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Alternative Treatment When Depression Pills Do Not Work

Depression Pills Do Not Work for Everyone Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could just pop a pill every morning and go on to enjoy a day of joy and happiness instead of the dark days that depression saddles us with?  For a spell in the early 90s, the entry of antidepressant medications evoked wall-to-wall […]

TMS Depression Success Rate

TMS Depression Success Rate

These days it is pretty well understood that antidepressants are not the homerun treatment intervention for depression that was once believed.  Most folks have a friend or family member who has struggled with depression, only to be put on a never-ending cycle of antidepressant trials that went nowhere.  This can be very discouraging for people […]

Clinical Depression Treatment Without Drugs

Clinical Depression Treatment Without Drugs

While in theory the concept of antidepressants makes sense—to rebalance the levels of the neurotransmitters, or brain chemicals—in reality they don’t really work for many people who suffer from persistent depression.  It is still a mystery as to why this class of drugs may work on some individuals but not others.  So far, doctors still […]

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Major Depression Recurrent Severe Treatment With TMS

Major Depression Recurrent Severe Treatment With TMS Being trapped in a cycle of depression, with recurring depressive episodes rendering its victims helpless to this serious mental health disorder, can be totally debilitating.  No sooner do you feel hopeful that maybe, just maybe this time you have overcome the major depression and can reclaim your life […]

TMS Therapy for Anxiety

TMS Therapy for Anxiety

TMS Therapy for Anxiety and Depression Like spaghetti and meatballs, anxiety and depression often coexist.  Either one of these common mental health disorders alone can cause serious impairment in one’s daily life, but when they are both present it can be absolutely debilitating.  Anxiety can cripple one with irrational fears, and coupled with depression can […]

What to Do When Antidepressants Don’t Work

What to Do When Antidepressants Don’t Work

TMS an Alternative Option When Antidepressants Don’t Work When the dark veil of depression fails to lift, even while on antidepressant drug therapy, it can lead to feelings of frustration and despair.  Perhaps your doctor has had you trial two or three different antidepressants, but depression symptoms persist unabated.  Instead, with side effects from the […]