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For some, retirement brings grief

A recent editorial by Tom Lauricella discussed retirement and grief. Most retirees look forward to slowing down, but not everyone makes the transition easily.  The author correctly identifies that, for some, one's career is often one's identity; co-workers are...

MS and Depression

Depression is the commonest psychiatric manifestation of multiple sclerosis (MS), but remains underdiagnosed and undertreated. Perhaps half of the number of patients with MS have depression. Major depression in patients with MS does not relate directly to disability...

LGBT-inclusive healthcare

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation recently released their 2014 Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) which rates over 1500 healthcare facilities nationwide on their commitment to LGBT equality. A record 507 facilities actively participated in the 2014 HEI, and 426 earned...

Depression and Diabetes

Significant correlation exists between depression and diabetes.  With depression and diabetes, one often impacts the other in a reciprocal manner.  If you experience symptoms of depression, hopelessness, lack of motivation, or emotional eating, please seek...