Even with modern genomewide analysis techniques, it has proven difficult to identify genetic factors affecting risk for depression, according to a new review article given the established. Depression is caused by a combination of genetic, biological, psychological, social and environmental factors people who have a family history of depression, and people with serious chronic diseases such as heart disease or cancer, are at an increased risk of depression. Biology of depression you may have heard that depression is the result of a simple imbalance of brain chemicals although brain chemicals are certainly part of the cause, this explanation is too simplistic. An annotated bibliography on trauma, mental health, and primary health care in the middle east noor amawi, psyd among the criteria used to determine which articles to be included in this annotated are in regards to mitigating the effects of war on children's wellbeing macksoud, m s, & aber, j (1996) the war experiences and.
Depression is known to run in families, suggesting that genetic factors contribute to the risk of developing this disease however, research into the genetics of depression is in its early stages, and very little is known for certain about the genetic basis of the disease. In fact, recent studies have turned up limited evidence of shared genetic risk factors, such as for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, autism and schizophrenia, and depression and bipolar disorder to take a broader look, an international research consortium conducted an analysis that incorporated data from genome-wide association studies. Depression has always been a health problem for human beings historical documents written by healers, philosophers, and writers throughout the ages point to the long-standing existence of depression as a health problem, and the continuous and sometimes ingenious struggles people have made to find effective ways to treat this illness. Understanding the chemistry of depression may help people better understand the treatments available for depression if a biochemical imbalance is the cause of depression symptoms it becomes clear why all the psychotherapy in the world could not correct the problem, just as psychotherapy alone cannot raise insulin levels in a person with diabetes.
Research has been conducted to determine if depression could be caused by a genetic defect according to psychology information online (2003), depression is one of the most common psychological problems, it affects people whether through personal experience or through depression in a family member. Depression: articles resources: this is an article describing the effects of depression on women and the unique way in which women cope with depressive feelings. In a 2005 study on the effects of exercise vs zoloft (anti-depressant medication) on the treatment of depression, participants were randomly placed into two groups. Annotated bibliography on the history of photography baker, george photography's expanded field october, vol 114, 120 140, 2005 this piece describes the current manifestations of photography are. Depression symptoms, causes and effects many potential causes for depression exist it can be genetic, meaning the patient has a family history of depression personal trauma and sources of stress, such as a failed relationship or a lost job, can also cause depression social isolation as the result of conflict with family and friends can.
For cyclothymia, major depression, and bipolar mood disorders, a family history indicates a greater risk of development twin studies suggest that the risk of developing cyclothymia is 2-3 times more likely if an identical twin is diagnosed with the disorder, pointing to the strong genetic component of the mood disorder. Brain’s dumped dna may lead to stress, depression new research suggests genetic material from the mitochondria can trigger an immune response throughout the body. Annotated bibliography bettendorf, s k, &ump fischer, a r (2009) cultural strengths as moderators of the relationship between acculturation to the mainstream us society and eating and body-related concerns among mexican american women.
The cause of depression-biological or cognitive-behavioral the case for genetics depression is a mental illness where the individual constantly has strong feelings of loneliness, hopelessness and despair. Depression is a complicated condition, and so are the people it affects it’s often difficult — and can take months or even years — to find the right drugs to treat the heterogeneous mood. Early detection of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in asymptomatic smokers using spirometry journal of the association of physicians of india, 62(3), 238-242 this article studies the use of spirometry as an early diagnostic tool for high risk populations for detecting copd. Depression have a history of an anxiety disorder earlier in some types of depression tend to run in families genetics research indicates that risk for depression results from their full effect, and it may take several weeks to adjust the medication to the correct dosage be sure to discuss.
Depression is a topic that has far-reaching effects, and obviously i was not able to cover each and every consequences of the disorder haimowitz brought up the notion of shared and nonshared environment and the impact of genetics on depression. This article which helps with understanding the effects of sleep deprivation this article more information on the history of sleep deprivation annotated bibliography 1) sleep deprivation 2) klein, sarah 8 scary side effects of sleep deprivation documents similar to annotated bibliography sleep the third half a real issue for post. Genetics: a history of depression in your family may make it more likely for you to get it it's thought that the condition can be passed down it's thought that the condition can be passed down. The cause and effect of substance abuse and mental health issues but it can also increase the risk of certain side effects, such as respiratory depression (slow and/or shallow breathing), loss of consciousness, and death sunrise house treatment center 37 sunset inn road lafayette, nj 07848 (973) 862-4820.