depression

Genetic Causes of Depression Found Using Big Data

Published: 10Aug2016

What causes depression? Of course, life circumstances such as traumatic events, severe stress or grief play a role, but heredity studies have shown that a genetic predisposition to depression is...

Depression screening in children and adolescents

Published: 2Aug2016

McGill Newsroom Researchers find tools inaccurate and advise against routine screening in this age group

Vulnerability to depression linked to noradrenaline

Published: 15Feb2016

By Bruno Geoffroy, Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal First-ever connection between noradrenergic neurons and vulnerability to depression

Expectant dads get depressed too

Published: 5Oct2015

Transition to parenthood can be a difficult life event. It can have an impact on both parents and on the long-term development of the child. While mother’s "baby blues" have been widely...

Choosing to end it all

Published: 27Aug2015

Difficulty making good choices is one of the factors that make certain people vulnerable to suicide

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