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Tracking brainwave patterns and symptoms in patients with depression, researchers used artificial intelligence to predict best treatment options.

Tracking brainwave patterns and symptoms in patients with depression, researchers used artificial intelligence to predict best treatment options.

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A comprehensive Stanford study of data on California gun sales and first-time gun owners shows a link between suicides and handgun ownership.

A comprehensive Stanford study of data on California gun sales and first-time gun owners shows a link between suicides and handgun ownership.

A new form of transcranial magnetic stimulation, devised by Stanford researchers, relieved 90% of study participants of their depression.

A new form of transcranial magnetic stimulation, devised by Stanford researchers, relieved 90% of study participants of their depression.

Researchers are working to develop a wearable sensor to measure stress, anxiety and depression based on changes in cortisol levels and other parameters.

Researchers are working to develop a wearable sensor to measure stress, anxiety and depression based on changes in cortisol levels and other parameters.

Caregiver depression in rural China is unexpectedly pervasive and harmful to children's health. A Stanford team is working to help.

Caregiver depression in rural China is unexpectedly pervasive and harmful to children's health. A Stanford team is working to help.

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Using neuroimaging and machine learning, researchers were able to predict whether antidepressants would help individual patients.

Using neuroimaging and machine learning, researchers were able to predict whether antidepressants would help individual patients.

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In a recent 1:2:1 podcast, host Paul Costello talks with suicidologist Rebecca Bernert about suicide prevention and risk factors, including sleep problems.

In a recent 1:2:1 podcast, host Paul Costello talks with suicidologist Rebecca Bernert about suicide prevention and risk factors, including sleep problems.

Depression often occurs with other conditions such as anxiety, addiction or chronic illnesses, physician Randall Stafford and Sophia Xiao explain.

Depression often occurs with other conditions such as anxiety, addiction or chronic illnesses, physician Randall Stafford and Sophia Xiao explain.

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In the seventh post in the series Taking Depression Seriously, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford outline how healthy behaviors can lessen symptoms.

In the seventh post in the series Taking Depression Seriously, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford outline how healthy behaviors can lessen symptoms.

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In the sixth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford clarify the different types of care providers.

In the sixth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford clarify the different types of care providers.

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In this fifth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford outline the different types of talk therapy.

In this fifth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford outline the different types of talk therapy.

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In the fourth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford clarify different types of medications.

In the fourth post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford clarify different types of medications.

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In a recent commentary, Alan Schatzberg speaks out about the potential harms, and many questions, that surround ketamine's use to treat depression.

In a recent commentary, Alan Schatzberg speaks out about the potential harms, and many questions, that surround ketamine's use to treat depression.

In the third post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford address the treatments available for depression.

In the third post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and physician Randall Stafford address the treatments available for depression.

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In this second post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and Randall Stafford examine barriers to accessing mental health care.

In this second post in the Taking Depression Seriously series, Sophia Xiao and Randall Stafford examine barriers to accessing mental health care.

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This is the first in a series called Taking Depression Seriously, which aims to explain the disease and offer tips for navigating the health care system.

This is the first in a series called Taking Depression Seriously, which aims to explain the disease and offer tips for navigating the health care system.

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