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  • The Reuptake-Plus Antidepressants

Newer Antidepressants: The “Reuptake-Plus” Antidepressants

September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Newer Antidepressants: The “Reuptake-Plus” Antidepressants

The “Reuptake-Plus” Antidepressants by Dr. Neal Ranen, M.D. Baltimore Psychiatrist I previously reviewed antidepressants known as SSRI’s and SNRI’s that work as reuptake inhibitors (see June 27, 2010 blog). This mechanism of action allows serotonin [...]

  • how stress affects your health

Stress Can Have a Direct Impact on Your Mental Health and Overall Well-Being

September 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Stress Can Have a Direct Impact on Your Mental Health and Overall Well-Being

  Effects of Stress on Your Mental Health - Baltimore Psychiatry Many people make daily comments about being completely stressed out or under so much stress. Even though there are common themes when it comes [...]

  • when to see a psychiatrist

Symptoms to Warrant a Psychiatrist Evaluation

July 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Symptoms to Warrant a Psychiatrist Evaluation

These Symptoms May Warrant an Evaluation by a Psychiatrist in Baltimore Life’s changes and challenges often make many people feel overwhelmed. Obstacles and circumstances can cause a stir of emotions or changes in attitude that [...]

  • depression and suicide

Depression and Suicide: An Important Connection

July 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Depression and Suicide: An Important Connection

Depression Treatment to Prevent Suicide Individuals and families face different challenges associated with depression each day. Some people go months and sometimes years living with depression before seeking help. This is unhealthy and can lead [...]