Marital Adjustment, Stress and Depression Among Working and Nonworking Married Women (Original Work)

Marital Adjustment, Stress and Depression Among Working and Nonworking Married Women (Original Work)

ABSTRACT: The present study is aimed at exploring the relationship between marital adjustment, stress and depression. Sample of the study consisted of 150 working and non-working married women (working married women = 75, non-working married women = 75). Their age ranged between 18 to 50 years. Their education was at least gradation and above. They […]

Depression, Anxiety, And Delirium in the Terminally Ill Patient (Case Study)

Depression, Anxiety, And Delirium in the Terminally Ill Patient (Case Study)

In this article, I discuss depression, anxiety, and delirium in the context of terminal illness. These highly prevalent disorders are frequently underdiagnosed in this setting. The failure to diagnose and treat them may subsequently prevent “quality dying.” Death is not a good thing, to say the least, but sooner or later it comes to us […]

The Epidemiology of Major Depression in South Africa: Results from the South African Stress and Health Study (Original Articles) (Survey)

The Epidemiology of Major Depression in South Africa: Results from the South African Stress and Health Study (Original Articles) (Survey)

Mental disorders are a major contributor to the burden of disease in all regions of the world, with about 14% of the global burden attributable to neuropsychiatric disorders.1 Even in sub-Saharan Africa, a region with the highest burden of communicable disease, neuropsychiatric disorders account for nearly 10% of the total burden of disease. (2) Mental […]

Tinospora Cordifolia: Role in Depression, Cognition and Memory (Global Dispensary)

Tinospora Cordifolia: Role in Depression, Cognition and Memory (Global Dispensary)

Introduction Tinospora cordifolia (Willd) (Miers ex Hook F&Thoms) is also known as Cocculus cordifolius Dec, Menispermum cordifolium Willd, and Tinospora glabra (N Brum) Merr. It is a deciduous, fleshy, robust climber from the family Menispermaceae. It is also commonly known by the name gulvel and throughout the present article will be referred to as Tinospora […]

Prevalence & Determinants of Depression in Type 2 Diabetes Patients in a Tertiary Care Centre (Report)

Prevalence & Determinants of Depression in Type 2 Diabetes Patients in a Tertiary Care Centre (Report)

Diabetes is a chronic disease which affects virtually every organ in the human system. The World Health Organization projected that 300 million people will suffer from diabetes by 20251. India has the largest number of diabetic population in the world and it is expected that there will be 69.9 million diabetic populations in India by […]