How Depression Harms Low-Income Moms And Babies

Over half of babies born in poverty have depressed moms, and these moms rarely get treatment — revealing yet again that one of the groups most in need of mental health services is least likely to receive them. » 8/26/10 9:30am 8/26/10 9:30am

Science Connects Mental Illness And Creativity

Researchers have found that a key brain system is similar in creative, mentally healthy people and people with schizophrenia, bolstering the notion that the factors that contribute to mental illness may also confer benefits. » 5/18/10 2:00pm 5/18/10 2:00pm

"Wisdom Isn’t Cheap, And We Pay For It With Pain:" Can Depression Help…

The idea that depression is useful isn't new, but this Sunday's Times Magazine advances a fascinating and controversial hypothesis: that it might actually help us analyze our lives. » 3/01/10 3:00pm 3/01/10 3:00pm